Cloud Managed Services: Deployments and Managed Services

Michael Handa Amazon Web Services, CI/CD, Cloud Technology, DevOps, Managed Service Provider

 Can I get a deployment to production, please? This isn’t exactly how most tickets start, but it’s an appropriate summary of most client requests, in the most basic way. The request is simple, but involves several complicated mechanics that are developed over time. At the end of the day, the Holy Grail is to implement a process that is as …

Cloud Managed Services: How the Managed Cloud Has Transformed DevOps

Michael Handa Amazon Web Services, Cloud Center of Excellence, Cloud Technology, DevOps, Managed Service Provider

Managed services in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud, versus the ol’ on prem! My, have times changed. No more calling or going down to the data center to rack, diagnose, or repair hardware. No more pets to care for. A new reality in which all things are immutable, and with a lower startup cost than ever. Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) has …

Your Startup, Hypercharged: Using AWS to Become a DevOps Rock Star

Michael Handa Amazon Web Services, Cloud Technology, DevOps, Managed Service Provider

Ask most startup entrepreneurs what they got paid last week, and the reaction will typically be a laugh — possibly accompanied by a snort. Indeed, in the startup universe, bootstraps are the name of the game, and every glinting dime is generally deployed back into the dream. For generations, for startups rooted in technology, those dimes were generally deployed into …