In this article, I will highlight key announcements and sessions that my Dev9 colleagues and I attended. The sessions were very well done and brought a lot of depth for people implementing on the GCP platform.
On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, many people found that their smart phone applications were no longer working properly, many web sites were down and the Internet in general just seemed broken. This is what happens when AWS, the largest Cloud provider, experiences a “service disruption.”
Dev9's Director of Cloud Services, Brian Guy, wrote an indepth analysis of the event for Geekwire. In the article, Brian explains what happened and offers possible solutions to helps organizations minimize risks.
How do you enable applications to best use the Cloud? It is true that nearly any application can be moved to the Cloud without much change. This is the premise behind the concept of the “lift & shift.” Moving to the cloud can be the same as moving to any virtualized environment. If the Cloud is just another virtualized environment, there is not much interesting about moving to it.
But...of course, the Cloud is much more than simply another virtual environment.
Dev9, a custom software development firm focused on Cloud services, announced today that it has named Gabe Hicks as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Gabe has been promoted from his previous position at Dev9 as Vice President of Software Delivery. He has been appointed to the new role to lead Dev9’s services to help enterprises with their Cloud strategy, development, migration and implementation.
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