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Become an awesome Software Architect with these 12 books

Reading Time: 11 minutes To help you become an awesome software architect, we have picked out our top four books to make 12 in total. We are looking at engineering books have influenced both us at The Serverless Edge and our new ‘The Flywheel Effect’ book. We were having a chat over the pastContinue readingBecome an awesome Software Architect with these 12 books

Is Modern Cloud theory the same thing as Serverless?

Reading Time: 7 minutes Serverless is coming to a close. It was a useful vehicle to describe what emerged but it needs to retire to an IT glossary. A modern cloud evolutionary journey has overtaken it. And the term modern cloud theory supplants it. Modern cloud captures the need to balance tech capabilities withContinue readingIs Modern Cloud theory the same thing as Serverless?

How to do Modern Cloud Architecture for Developers

Reading Time: 6 minutes The team have previously looked at Modern Cloud from the CEO and Digital Product Leader perspectives. This week they look at Modern Cloud Architecture for Developers starting with the need to map out your tech stack to find the inertia holding your org and customers back. Dave Anderson   We’re continuingContinue readingHow to do Modern Cloud Architecture for Developers

Digital Product Leader expectations of the Modern Cloud

Reading Time: 4 minutes This week the team look at the Modern Cloud from the Digital Product Leader perspective. They zone in on the concept of operational overhead. If engineering teams are free, they have time to experiment and iterate. Dave Anderson   First of all, the good news is that our book has beenContinue readingDigital Product Leader expectations of the Modern Cloud

The modern CEO – how to lead in Cloud

Reading Time: 7 minutes This week the Serverless Craic team tackle how to meet a Modern CEOs expectations for Modern Cloud. They look at three aspects: Capability, Speed and Flexibility and how each of those apply to your Engineering and Product Teams. Dave Anderson   We’re continuing our series on Modern Cloud. Last time, weContinue readingThe modern CEO – how to lead in Cloud

Introduction to the Modern Cloud

Reading Time: 8 minutes This week the team introduce the Modern Cloud. Modern Cloud is a phrase that we use a lot.  It’s hard to explain what it means without thinking about legacy cloud. Gregor Hohpe has a great description. He says; ‘If you lift and shift to AWS (or any of the cloudContinue readingIntroduction to the Modern Cloud

How to pick your favourite AWS Well Architected Pillar

Reading Time: 6 minutes The AWS Well Architected Series is over and this week Mark, Mike and Dave pick their favourite well architected pillars. Designing and developing systems is similar to constructing a physical building. If the foundation is not solid, it may cause structural problems that undermine the integrity and function of theContinue readingHow to pick your favourite AWS Well Architected Pillar

Our guide to the AWS Sustainability Pillar

Reading Time: 8 minutes Mark, Mike and Dave share their thoughts on the AWS Sustainability Pillar that forms part of the Well Architected Framework. This is the sixth and final part of a series of talks. The AWS Sustainability Pillar a new pillar that was added at AWS re:Invent at the end of 2021.Continue readingOur guide to the AWS Sustainability Pillar

Our guide to the AWS Cost Optimization Pillar

Reading Time: 7 minutes We continue our overview of the Well Architected Framework with our take on the AWS Cost Optimization Pillar. Serverless has changed how IT is funded from large enterprise investments written off over several years to pay as you go incremental payments on a weekly or monthly basis. In other wordsContinue readingOur guide to the AWS Cost Optimization Pillar

Our guide to the AWS Performance Pillar

Reading Time: 7 minutes We talk through the ins and outs of the AWS Performance Pillar that forms part of the Well Architected Framework. This is the fourth part of a series of talks. Performance efficiency is a work based development conversation. If your business isn’t bringing in loads of money, you don’t needContinue readingOur guide to the AWS Performance Pillar

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