Cloud and Clear: IT Modernization Out Loud


Welcome to "Cloud and Clear: IT Modernization Out Loud" - a show where we talk to industry leaders about their approaches to creating winning cloud strategies. Our guests share their stories of how they made the decision to move to the cloud, what worked well for them, and where they faced obstacles. But we don't just talk about the wins. We also discuss how our guests overcame their failures and what they see as potential roadblocks in the journey ahead. Whether you're a seasoned technology professional or just starting to explore the world of cloud computing, our show will get you up to speed on the challenges and outcomes in cloud computing “Cloud and Clear”.     Hosted by Ausha. See for more information. read less


Cloud-y With a Chance of NIST: Compliance and Cybersecurity in Manufacturing
Cloud-y With a Chance of NIST: Compliance and Cybersecurity in Manufacturing
Brandon Heimann">Brandon Heimann, Information Technology Manager at Hohman Plating">Hohman Plating, is a chief evangelist for backing up data — offsite, onsite, and all over the place. Manufacturing cloud-based IT is a big enough monster without having to deal with local drive failures, especially when legacy industrial equipment is involved. When you add compliance-laden government contracts into the mix, Brandon thinks getting away from bare metal is a no-brainer. Brandon shares his experiences with IT and cloud computing in heavy manufacturing and navigating NIST and CMMC cybersecurity compliance.    Join us as we discuss: - Using IT to boost efficiencies in legacy industrial infrastructures (6:11) - Cybersecurity, NIST compliance scores, and the CMMC (12:08) - Preventing disaster with redundant and timely backups (18:01) Check out these resources we mentioned during the podcast: - Brandon Heimann">Brandon Heimann - Hohman Plating">Hohman Plating - Darktrace">Darktrace - National Institute of Standards and Technology">National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification">Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) - PreVeil">PreVeil To hear this interview and many more like it, subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or our website or search for Cloud and Clear: IT Modernization Out Loud in your favorite podcast player.  Hosted by Ausha. See for more information.