Using a Bastion or gateway host can be one of the quickest security measures that you can use to reduce the attach surface of resources running within your cloud environment. The idea of a Bastion host is fairly simple. A Bastion host is used to allow operational or internal access […]
When COVID struck and everyone went into lock down, a lot of businesses had to change how they worked to adjust to a new life of working from home. At The Curve we were fortunate that little changed in the transition to home working. For a lot of businesses there […]
We believe in delivering high quality software for our clients, so it probably comes as no surprise that we subscribe ourselves to numerous best practices such as test driven development, and we adopt a strong testing culture. On one project, we started getting a very cryptic error message when we […]
We’re all been there, we’ve had to set a password in a system and we’ve been told it’s not strong enough. Or we finally set a strong password only to be told 30 days later that we need to change our password. Password policies aren’t enough to encourage good security […]
Back in March, our team at The Curve responded to the challenges and uncertainty brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. We pulled together to do what we could to help one another out, both personally and professionally. During those early days of the crisis, we launched In It Together – […]
Last night Paul and I were speaking at Sheffield DevOps about the journey to serverless and how you can run an entire Rails app without a server!
We're announcing today that we're joining Sheffield Technology Parks as Entrepreneurs in Residence. Our team will be mentors and coaches to the Cooper Project start-ups that are part of the Technology Parks incubation programme.
This weekend we were helping out with Sheffield Startup Weekend and we're keeping busy in the community with a talk on scalable monitoring at Sheffield DevOps later this week.