Migration (9:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Learn about the benefits of migrating to the cloud, alone, before optimizing your workloads; and also gain key insights into the core services used in a typical “lift and shift.” Also, learn about the impediments to cloud migration.
Security Best Practices (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Learn about the importance of establishing scalable security standards, and gain an overview of DevSecOps, which is the process of automating security in the cloud. Then, our partners from Alert Logic will offer a best-practices view of operational security.
High Availability and Autoscaling; Data Maturity (11:00 AM - Noon)
Gain insights into options for scalability, as well as how to take advantage of auto-scaling using Virtual Machine deployments. We’ll also cover impediments to the high-availability and auto-scaling processes. Also, learn about data scalability and cost (particularly, how to minimize your SQL Footprint); about adopting scalable AWS data services; and the role that Big Data plays in the cloud.
Noon – 12:30 PM – Lunch
Stack Deployment Automation; Code Deployment Maturity (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)
An introduction to infrastructure as code – what it is, and how to think about it; as well as the benefits of automated stack deployment. We’ll also cover the culture of DevOps and key principles; code architecture, including how to overcome impediments to code maturity; and how to deliver value to customers faster with CI/CD pipelines.
Next Generation Operations (1:30 PM - 3:00 PM)
We will discuss next-generation monitoring, including paradigm shifts and tools; we’ll also cover automated self-healing and operational learning in Next-Generation environments; finally, our partners at CloudHealth Technologies will join us to discuss how to control costs in dynamically scaling environments.
Happy Hour and Needs Assessment Breakout Sessions (3:00 PM - 3:30 PM)
Join us for a happy hour immediately following the sessions. Mingle with AWS experts and get your questions answered in a informal setting. Also, take advantage of free one-on-one needs assessments regarding your desired cloud migration journey.