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AWS – Enterprise Cloud Adoption Maturity

As this IDC report shows only 25% of organizations have repeatable strategies for Cloud adoption, with 32% having no Cloud strategy at all, describing the need for a best practice based repeatable framework for planning Cloud adoption that drives business success. This Forbes posting from Joe McKindrick also references this research, describing: only about one […]

Netflix – Exemplar blueprint for Cloud Native Computing

An Agile Approach to Mass Migrations

Cloud Migration best practices address simple through complex needs for migrating and often modernizing legacy applications to the Cloud. Legacy Modernization As NextGov reports in November 2017 the Senate passed the National Defense Authorization Act that contained a modified version of the Modernizing Government Technology Act. The MGT Act creates a $500 million central modernization […]

Tasktop – DevOps Integration Hub

VMware Cloud on AWS

Announced on 28 Aug 2017 Amazon has launched VMware Cloud on AWS. With this update, VMware’s Software-Designed Data Center (SDDC) can now be used on Amazon’s AWS infrastructure, enabling users to run VMware applications across consistent public, private, or hybrid vSphere-based cloud environments, while also having optimized access to AWS services. This service was designed […]

Going Cloud Native with AWS

As the name suggests Cloud Native has become the term to describe software and systems that are purposely designed for the Cloud environments that will host them, versus the ‘lift and shift’ of traditional legacy applications. Principly this means the use of containers for delivery, a microservices software architecture and Continuous Deployment practices for fast, […]

Serverless Startups – Inside @Skyscanner Engineering HQ, with Gareth Williams, CEO/Co-Founder