Backup, Deduplication and Encryption: it’s now possible with ClouDedup

Hi there, in my previous post I presented ClouDedup, our solution for deduplication over encrypted data. I’m now gonna talk about how ClouDedup can be successfully deployed in order to address a very common use case: Backup. Doing regular backups is a strongly recommended practice, even though it happens very often that people don’t know how important a…

Elastic Vulnerability Assessment (EVA) Credentials for AWS EC2 and VPC

One of the major obstacles to Elastic Detector adoption is the step where infrastructure API credentials are asked. Security guys do not easily give their keys to strangers. We fully understand that, so we have proposed two solutions: Virtual appliance, such as an AMI on the AWS marketplace. We provide VMware (vmdk) and KVM versions…

AWS South America support in CloudyScripts

Yesterday, Amazon announced that they have deployed a new region in South America (to Sao Paulo, Brazil) on its blog (the full article could be found here) Even if Amazon documentation did not contain all the required information (such as the Amazon Kernel Image IDs), we were able to retrieve them, thus allowing to fully…