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How can a Hybrid Cloud Monitoring Solution help my team monitor the cloud?

By Kevin Cox, AWS SAA, CCSK Lead Consultant, Impact Makers Existing...
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Taking Care in Business Podcast Features Impact Makers

“Taking Care in Business” is a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)...
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How can I verify my EC2 instances are patched in AWS?

By Kevin Cox, AWS SAA, CCSK Lead Consultant, Impact Makers The...
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What is technical debt & how can I avoid it in AWS?

By Kevin Cox, AWS SAA, CCSK Lead Consultant, Impact Makers...
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In Memory of Katy Dynes

We at Impact Makers are reflecting on the memories of...
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Chaos Engineering: Deliberately Sabotage your Systems

By Suresh Gowda, ICP-ACC, CSM, CSPO, SPC4, AWS-CSA-Associate Senior Consultant,...
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Richmond Times-Dispatch on Impact Makers’ Expansion

The Richmond Times-Dispatch covered Impact Makers’ new DC Metro office,...
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Impact Makers Expands to Northern Virginia

Broome Promoted to COO, Firm Approves Governance Restructuring Impact Makers,...
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Homestretch 2019 Benefit Breakfast

Join us at Homestretch’s 2019 Benefit Breakfast

Impact Makers is proud to be a sponsor of Homestretch...
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Join us for Capital Kanban: Listen for a Change – Scaling Listening for Organizational Transformation

Connections support innovation. Join us April 23 at the Impact...
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Infrastructure as Code DevSecOps

Infrastructure-As-Code in the Cloud & Why it Matters in DevSecOps

What is Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC)? Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) is the practice of...
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Capital Kanban Recap: The Art of Agile

Impact Makers recently hosted Capital Kanban's "The Art of Agile:...
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WIT (Women in Technology) Spring Job Fair

Are you looking for a career in the D.C. metro...
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Q&A with Data Scientist Jonathan Kuhn

At Impact Makers, we’re about the people—the impact makers. We...
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AWS Advanced Consulting Partner

Impact Makers is very excited to announce that we recently...
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Join Us at the rvatech/Summit on Data Science

Organizations of all sizes are tasked to do more with...
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Inform Decisions with Master Data Management: A Primer

Master data represents some of the most valuable information shared...
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Choosing the Best Business Fit for RPA

Robotic Process Automation – using bots instead of associates to...
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How Low Can You Go? Reducing Data Insight Delay

Across all industries, the race is on for firms to...
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Selecting a Security Controls Framework? Here’s where to start.

Interested in building a security controls framework or part of...
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GDPR is Here! What is it and How Does it Affect Your Compliance Management Program?

If you’ve been a privacy professional at any point in...
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My Cloud Journey as an Early Adopter

Ever heard the saying, “The Cloud is just someone else’s...
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Data Storytelling: A Cheat Sheet

Data Storytelling is an essential skill of of any data...
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InfoSec Can Be Taxing, So Here’s a Taxonomy

Information Security can sometimes feel like death by documentation, like...
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Privacy and Security: What’s the Difference?

Article Summary: Security controls are put in place to control...
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What We Learned from MS Azure Bootcamp

The brain power was palpable. We hosted the Global Azure...
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[VIDEO] Essential Steps to Strengthening Cybersecurity

  Many organizations know they must have the basics: hire...
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How I Found Inspiration in Financial Services Deregulation

Values are proven when demonstrated without a mandate to do...
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Organizational Risk Management Is Not Just About Compliance

  Organizational risk management is too often treated as a...
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Cybersecurity Doesn’t Work Without Culture Change

Article Summary: A culture of cybersecurity only truly takes root...
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[VIDEO] Too Many Organizations Overlook One of These Cybersecurity Building Blocks

While most organizations have made some investments in each of...
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Transformation Without OCM is Wishful Thinking

Hacking Change Management: Part 3 Article Summary: Failed Transformation Red...
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[VIDEO] Why Can’t My Organization Trust Our Own Data?

Data is something everyone uses and needs to do their...
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[VIDEO] Your Data is a Business Problem, Not an IT Problem

How do you align your data assets back to your...
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Birdies, Bogies, and Faster Payments

I was sitting around a table last Sunday having lunch,...
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Amazon Web Services Publishes Case Study on Impact Makers’ Project

Amazon Web Services (AWS) published a case study on Impact...
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