While the journey to the cloud is a crucial step in a business’s digital transformation, the true benefits lie in making the most of your applications. Application modernization takes your existing applications and programs them to align with your company’s current and changing business needs. This practice extends the lifetime of your software investments, while allowing you to take advantage of the latest technical innovations.
The benefits of app modernization are clear and plentiful: increased scalability, more robust security, improved efficiencies, enhanced compatibility, competitive edge, and more. But how to get started, and which approach to take can prove to be a real challenge for organizations.
In part 4 of this 5-part series, well cover how to address security and compliance to accelerate application modernization. Topics will include:
- Understanding Control Areas
- Architectural Considerations
- Least Privilege
- Defense In Depth
- Detective Controls
- Container Security
- Config Management / Infrastructure as Code
- The Shift Left Concept Unpacked