Nielsen: Processing 55TB of Data Per Day with AWS Lambda
Investment Firm: Security Complaince
The investment firm had made significant investments in optimizing the application architecture to improve agility using Docker containers, but had yet to extend that mindset to infrastructure. The development team found it burdensome to spin up new microservices locally due to resource constraints. Accelerating the DevOps model was a top goal of IT decision makers, while maintaining or improving their security posture and meeting compliance requirements.
Beginning in January 2018, the investment firm worked with Cloudfeds to design, build, and automate the infrastructure for their content delivery platform. Although the application does not process or store cardholder data, the project entailed the use of PCI-DSS security controls as a framework for security governance. AWS environments were constructed by us with each living in a separate VPC, using canonical CloudFormation template, connected to a centralized Utility VPC which houses shared components for security, access controls, and configuration management. EC2 Container Service was
By working with us, the investment firm ensured that their application was up and running in the AWS Cloud, the firm was able to accelerate the migration process by leveraging a partner with extensive experience in architecting and deploying PCI-DSS compliant infrastructure.