AWS

To Hybrid or Not to Hybrid?


Up until recently, hybrid cloud was a pretty hotly debated topic. On second thought, it probably still is, but I believe the argument is now close to being settled. Those who followed cloud developments over the last decade have probably personally witnessed more than one example of “cloud is going to rule the world,” “on-premises […]

Evaluating Application Suitability and Migration Patterns for the Cloud


Businesses, constantly searching for ways to gain a competitive edge, are looking at their application portfolios to help meet changing business requirements, optimize operations and add new functionality. When trying to evaluate the next state of an application, you need to do an application rationalization exercise. In many instances, applications have to be migrated to […]

Automated out of Existence? Keep Your Career Relevant [VIDEO]


The tsunami of technology disruption is far from over. The public cloud is disrupting the global IT industry, similar to how Uber and Airbnb re-invented the taxi and hotel industries. The disruption brings new norms of doing things and a paradigm shift towards automation of everything. This paradigm shift can drastically reduce and, in some […]

Should Your Organization Leverage AWS Spot Instances?


We all know that the adoption of public cloud by enterprises has been rising now for a number of years, and for many organizations it has become a significant element of their IT spend. There have, however, been cases of enterprises moving away from the public cloud back to on-premises, in some cases citing unexpectedly […]

Podcast: A Day in the Life of a CTP Architect


Whether it’s migrating 300 applications to the cloud, or studying for his Professional AWS Certified Solutions Architect exam, Andy Clark’s day is never boring. In this episode of The Doppler podcast, we discuss what it’s like working at CTP, the importance of surrounding yourself with positive mentors, career progression, and the importance of soft skills […]