[This was keynote delivered on 30-Oct-21 for Azure Community Conference 2021] The technology has always been evolving at great speed, and pandemic has fueled its acceleration beyond anyone’s expectation. The digital transformations that organizations were planning to do by 2030 are happening right now. As… Read More »Software Builders: Are you ready to reframe your future? [Keynote @ Azure Community Conference]
Cloud CORPS – What Azure, AWS and GCP rely on as foundation of robust cloud architecture [Azure Community Conference]
[This talk was delivered on 29-Oct-21 for Azure Community Conference 2021] Cloud providers have been innovating at a great speed and continuously releasing new services and features. You have multiple services to do the same thing. A growing list of options is increasing the complexity… Read More »Cloud CORPS – What Azure, AWS and GCP rely on as foundation of robust cloud architecture [Azure Community Conference]
[This fireside chat was delivered on 2-Oct-21 through social media podcast on LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube] Cloud Solution Architect (CSA), Customer Engineer, Solution Architect, Cloud Architect – Different organizations use different names for this role, which is primarily responsible for ensuring customers’ success with their… Read More »So, you wanna be a Cloud Solution Architect?
Cost Optimization, Operations Excellence, Reliability, Performance Efficiency, Security are the five common pillars that that AWS, Azure and GCP rely on for their robust cloud architecture frameworks. I am introducing the term #CloudCORPS to represent these pillars together. Read more at TheNewStack …
Take back a few minutes from every hour! We use technology everywhere these days and almost all the time. Optimizing how we use it can save us a few minutes from each task, which cumulatively can get us some additional hours every week that we… Read More »Take back a few minutes from every hour [LinkedIn]
MultiCloud is here to stay and is slowly becoming inevitable for many organizations. At the same time, it is important to go beyond the hype of the buzzword and understand where it can help, and where it cannot. One of the common benefits you will… Read More »The myths (and realities) of cost savings with multicloud [ET CIO]
MultiCloud management solutions have evolved a lot in recent past and provide extensive features. CMPs provide a comprehensive package of multiple feature areas supporting most public clouds. At the same time, cloud providers have started providing solutions in some feature areas that enable you to manage those features in hybrid and multicloud environments. In addition, there are specialized solutions which provide industry leading capabilities in their area of specialization.
While industry is adopting multi-cloud in a big way, it is important to define the business objectives expected from the adoption. Otherwise, it can become failed investment in another technology buzzword. This post provides different objectives as architectural drivers, for which, organizations may adopt multi-cloud. Each of these architecture drivers can have one or more architecture patterns. Patterns describe different ways of implementing multi-cloud and resulting in required business objectives.
Multi-cloud adoption today is at a critical transition point, where organizations are moving from ‘WHY’ multi-cloud to ‘HOW’ and ‘WHAT’ on multi-cloud. The percentage of organizations having multi-cloud strategy almost doubled in past 1 year. Unprecedented growth of cloud because COVID-19 and associated capacity risks make multi-cloud even more important for organizations. These aspects are discussed in more detail in this article