The Doppler

Podcast: “With CTP, it’s like playing on the All-Star team, everyday.”


This week we’re switching things up and digging into a topic we know even better than cloud: What it’s like working at CTP. While there is no shortage in the number of organizations that need help migrating, modernizing and building applications in the cloud, there is a shortage in the amount of talent filling those […]

Utilizing Container-Based Functions in a Serverless World


Over the past few years, serverless and containers emerged as winners for building modern infrastructure. Each of these technologies have their own sweet spots and challenges. Highly customized container workloads might require sophisticated orchestrator infrastructure with high reliability. Serverless cloud services are limited when it comes to application portability, barring some recent advancements, such as […]

“I thought the cloud was supposed to save me money?”


There are many reasons why companies look to move to the public cloud. Whether your company’s primary driver is an improved security posture, increased agility or cost savings, you will want to think carefully about the reasons behind your desire to move to the cloud. Unfortunately, there are still some misconceptions, particularly around costs, related […]

Podcast: Zero Trust Networks in 2019


Zero Trust Networks, a concept which assumes the perimeter defenses guarding your network aren’t as secure as you might think, has been around since Forrester coined the phrase almost a decade ago. We discuss how Google, an early adopter of the Zero Trust Network concept, is able to secure 1.5 billion Gmail accounts globally and […]

Podcast: Shifting Security Left


As consultants, we work with organizations facing conflicts or blockers slowing down their cloud programs. Often times, these conflicts are the results of siloed groups not communicating at the right time, or place. We discuss the importance of breaking down these silos to gather organizational requirements early, and often. When we think about “shifting-left” in […]

Five Powerful Ways for Leaders to Unlock Innovation


No one innovates to decrease a process or reduce the benefit. People innovate to bring life to a higher plane because improvement is a deeply held instinct. Yet innovation doesn’t just happen – it requires cultivation of forces that will disrupt the comfortable. If you are the leader, your number one job is to provide […]