Old school practices continue to weigh us down in the cloud. In the Archuecture Series the presentations walk us through new ways of building systems for the cloud. My favourite is called “They don’t Hug Back !
They Don’t Hug Back !
Or Why You Need to Stop Worrying About prodweb001 and Start LOving i-98fb9856
Chris Munns, AmazonWeb Services View here
Traditionally, IT organizations have treated infrastrcuture like familiy pets. We name them, we worry about them, and we let them wake us up at 4:00am. Amazon CTO Verner Vogels has dubbed these behavious as server hugging and antiquated in todays cloud infrastuctures.
Lumberjacking on AWS Cutting through what matters.
Guy Ernest, Solutions Architecture View here
AWS offers services that revolutionize the scale and cost for customers to extract information from large data sets, commonly called Big Data. This session analyzes Amazon Cloudfront logs combined with additional strcutured data as a scenario for correlating log and transactional data.
High Availability Application Architecures in Amazon Virtual Private Networks
Brett Hollman, Amazon Web Services View here
Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) lets you provision a logically isolated section of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud where you can lanch AWS resources in a virtual data centre that you define. In this session you learn how to leverage the VPC networking constructs to configure a highly available and secure virtual data center on AWS for your application.