C2SCG CEO Brandee Daly – CRN Women of the Channel 2020

C2S Consulting Group’s CEO, Brandee Daly, was recently recognized by Computer Reseller News as one of their 2020 Women of the Channel. This award honors and recognizes top female executives in the information technology industry whose accomplishments drive continuous results and accomplishments within their respective channels. Brandee’s expertise, insight, and influence in the cloud community
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C2SCG Bids Farewell to our Summer 2019 Intern!

As the  summer winds down, it’s time to say farewell to our summer intern! We have had such a wonderful summer with Colin Reddig of Virginia Tech in our office and we appreciate all of the hard work that he contributed. Over the course of twelve weeks, Colin gained real-world work experience by working closely
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C2S Consulting Group Receives 2019 Best of Herndon Award

HERNDON August 14, 2019 — C2S Consulting Group has been selected for the 2019 Best of Herndon Award in the Consultant category by the Herndon Award Program. Each year, the Herndon Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that
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Employee Benefits – Linux Academy

As an employee of C2S Consulting Group I have been given free access to Linux Academy. Having access to this tool while starting my new position with the company has been a huge help. My new position requires an understanding of many of the services offered by AWS, and having the ability to research those
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Top 5 Pitfalls of Cloud Adoption

Here at C2S Consulting Group, we have helped many customers adopt and migrate their applications into the cloud and promote how important it is to having a strategy and starting with best practices which will save you a lot of time, money, and heartache. There is a lot to learn and some pitfalls to avoid in
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AWS – Database Migration Service (DMS)

Purpose Database Migration Service (DMS) is a service that can be accessed from the AWS console to migrate data to and from widely used databases such as Amazon Aurora, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL among others.  It can migrate data from homogenous or heterogeneous services and either uses auto conversion or a manual conversion tool to format
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AWS OpsWorks for Puppet Enterprise

Puppet Enterprise is an alternative configuration management tool in comparison to others such as Chef, Ansible, and Salt. As of Mid-November AWS OpsWorks will build out and maintain your own Puppet masters while working with your custom Puppet manifests. AWS OpsWorks will take care of operational tasks such as installation, upgrades, patching, and backups. It
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Introduction to Docker

What is Docker?         Docker is a software platform that allows you to build, test, and deploy applications quickly. Docker packages software into standardized units called containers that have everything the software needs to run including libraries, system tools, code, and runtime. AWS supports both Docker licensing models: open source Docker Community Edition (CE) and
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re:Invent 2017 Recap!

C2S Consulting Group had a great time in Las Vegas, Nevada attending re:Invent, which hosted over 40,000 attendees with activities, sessions, workshops, games, and breakouts spread across 5 hotels! We learned of many new AWS services and the future vision of cloud from keynote speakers such as CEO Andy Jassy and CTO Werner Vogels. Many
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The New Network Load Balancer

As of September 7, 2017, Amazon introduced the Network Load Balancer (NLB) which is designed to handle tens of millions of requests per second while maintaining high throughput at ultra low latency. The Network Load Balancer is API-compatible with the Application Load Balancer, including full programmatic control of Target Groups and Targets. Here is a
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