AWS Step Functions: a Serverless Orchestrator

AWS Step Functions

One of the most applauded announcements at re:Invent 2016 was AWS Step Functions. Step Functions is basically an orchestration service for AWS Lambda and activity-based tasks. Thanks to SFN, you can control multiple executions of your […]

Creating multi-tenant applications in Microsoft Azure

Multi-tenant applications in Microsoft Azure

Multi-tenancy is one of the founding principles of cloud computing. To reach an economy of scale that allows every cloud user to scale as needed without paying for or suffering from overprovisioned resources, cloud infrastructure […]

What is Serveless Computing? A new Learning Path from Cloud Academy

What is Serveless Computing?

Serverless computing has been referred to as the natural next step in the transition to infrastructure as a service (IaaS). With major companies like Coca-Cola and Major League Baseball going serverless, it’s getting a lot […]

Migrating Enterprise to the Cloud: A Simple Explanation

what is cloud migration?

Last year we published a step-by-step guide to enterprise cloud migration. The article spoke to the pros and cons, but mainly to the overwhelming benefits of taking on such an endeavor. If you’re an engineer, […]

Deploying Kubernetes Applications with Helm

Deploying Kubernetes applications with Helm

I recently completed a webinar on deploying Kubernetes applications with Helm. The webinar is the first of a two-part series on the Kubernetes ecosystem. It builds on the two introductory Kubernetes webinars that we hosted […]