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The CloudTruth Journey to Product-Market Fit

By Greg Arnette

One of the most challenging — and most rewarding — aspects of building a startup is the process of discovering product-market fit: That is, understanding your client base and developing a product that genuinely meets their needs. And while every company is unique, I’ve learned a lot from CloudTruth’s journey so far about what it…

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Why Your Testing and Escalations Teams Need Configuration Management Tools

By Greg Arnette

As the modern cloud-based tech stack grows increasingly complex, there are a number of components of the typical software development lifecycle (SDLC) that can be particularly difficult to manage. While there are many different approaches when it comes to optimizing your company’s SDLC processes, a lot of these improvements boil down to better configuration management.…

CloudTruth 2020 in Review

By Greg Arnette

As 2020 recedes into our collective rearview mirror, it’s a good time to reflect on CloudTruth’s accomplishments this past year. Expressing gratitude for the “good things” is a sure-fire way to attract more positivity.  Little did we know that our first full founding year would coincide with a terrible pandemic. But despite the challenges we…

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3 Reasons Modern Enterprises Are Investing in Cloud

By Greg Arnette

According to recent reports, over 90% of global enterprises have embraced a multi-cloud strategy for their business. All around the world, companies of all sizes and in every industry are reaping the benefits of new cloud-based tools and services. And while every application is different, there are a few key reasons that all of these…

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Why IT, Ops, and QA Need Visibility Into Cloud Configurations

By Greg Arnette

Maintaining visibility into your company’s cloud-based systems is more important than ever. As you integrate new cloud services into every part of your product and operations, it’s easy for the benefits of improved efficiency to come at the cost of potentially overwhelming system complexity. To keep that complexity from spiraling out of control, modern cloud…

As Companies Shift to Remote Work, Cloud Management Is More Important than Ever

By Greg Arnette

According to recent polls, at least two thirds of American employees have shifted to working remotely as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. While limited remote work is hardly a new concept, this large-scale shift has created a whole host of unprecedented challenges for many companies. From building out remote onboarding processes, to mitigating security…

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Three Ways to Improve Visibility Into Your Cloud Infrastructure

By Greg Arnette

As the cloud-based tech stack grows ever more complex, many companies struggle to maintain adequate visibility into all of their subsystems. And that visibility isn’t just a nice-to-have. Without effective oversight, you’re likely to end up with inefficiency, excess costs, and reliability issues throughout your product and operations. What can the modern cloud customer do…

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Ensuring Reliability When Implementing Customized Cloud Solutions

By Greg Arnette

One of the biggest benefits of investing in cloud technologies is the opportunity to customize these tools and services to fit your specific business needs. In contrast to static, on-prem solutions, cloud tools can be configured and adjusted in countless ways, enabling greater levels of efficiency in everything from IT and security to operations, sales,…

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Cloud Systems Are Evolving. Here’s What You Need to Do to Keep Up.

By Greg Arnette

While many of us think of cloud computing as a modern, cutting-edge technology, it in fact has its roots in systems built back in the 1950s. In the early years of computers, processing power was extremely expensive. Most people couldn’t afford their own machines, and so companies would purchase one or two of these room-sized…

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Three Ways Your Organization Needs to Adapt to Survive the Cloud Era

By Greg Arnette

Cloud systems are more prevalent — and more complex — than ever before. According to one recent study, 96% of all businesses are now using some form of cloud-based technology. From cloud hosting on platforms like AWS and Google Cloud to API tools and SaaS-based user authentication services like Auth0, companies are more reliant than…