Posts By: Stephen Harrington

Release Notes July 2017

July 26th, 2017 These changes have been made to your portal, or will land in the next few days: Performance and Trending preview feature launched. For more info please refer to the documentation here. Enhancements have been made to the application stack communications algorithm that reports connectivity and visualizations. Cloud pricing units have been updated to […]

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Release Notes March 2017

SSH for Linux and AIX, Cloud Pricing, Proxy and Security SSH Collection Module CloudScape now includes the option to collect data about a device using the Secure Shell protocol. The module supports collection for Linux, AIX, and UNIX-class systems. This collection option adds additional information about the collected devices, including: OS, OS Version, Architecture and […]

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Release Notes December 2015

New Features and Security/Bug Fixes API Expansion and Changes: As usage of RISC Products increases so does the infrastructure used to support it. Please note the following IP address changes and additions: New IP Address for ( Addition of Backup APIs ( (,, Retirement of 32bit RN150 appliance: The 32bit RN150 appliance was […]

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Release Notes June 2015

Reduced Licensing for CloudScape VMWare Machines To further enhance and simplify CloudScape licensing we now support VMware virtual machines as a single device with it’s corresponding Windows or Linux Instance. This means you only need to license 1 device (virtual or OS level) and that will cover analysis from VMware and the operating system for […]

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Release Notes December 2014

New Features and Security/Bug Fixes Dependency Mapping Advanced Scoping and Filtering Further enhancements have been made to Dependency Mapping. You now can filter the data table by including all devices, within scope devices or servers only. With the addition of application data you can also select which columns you want displayed and filter on a […]

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12 Days of Cloudmas

Twelve Days of CLOUDmas

In case you missed it, we began our own rendition of the Christmas carol “Twelve Days of Christmas” on December 13, 2014. Although the holidays are coming to a close for the year, we thought it would be nice to put all twelve days of “CLOUDmas” in one post. Enjoy! On the 1st day of […]

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12 Drummers Drumming…Top 12 Cloud Influencers

Who do you look to for the latest and greatest news in cloud computing? According to, these are the “12 drummers” we should be listening to! The list includes 70+ influencers and we encourage you to check them all out. The fact of the matter is, there are only 12 “drummers”, so here you […]

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Amazon: The Poster Child Behind Cloud’s Commonality

Amazon Web Services are among the leading solutions in the cloud computing market. Fortune recently reported the vendor has done such a great job at bringing the service to the masses that the technology is now considered the “new normal.” Andy Jassy, cloud strategy chief at Amazon, spoke at the re:Invent conference in Las Vegas […]

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Medical Cloud

Global Health Care Field Will Depend Heavily on Cloud Through 2020

The worldwide health care market is expected to use cloud computing to address several needs through 2020. A Persistence Market Research report explained the technology fosters faster medical records accessibility, storage and collaboration between pharmacists and health organizations. Providers will also turn to the service to reduce capital investments. On the patient side, cloud computing […]

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VIDEO: Not All Cloud Migrations Are Smooth Sailing

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