What can we learn from NASA’s AWS fail?

via GIPHY I was just reading the Register, which is sort of the UK’s version of Slashdot, and they had a jaw dropping title. NASA moved 247 petabytes into AWS and then later learned about EGRESS costs OMG! Face palm. Wow. Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. To say this is …

Viktor Farcic Interview excerpts

via GIPHY I recently did an interview with Viktor Farcic all about operations, DBA & Devops. Here are some excerpts: What does Dev-Ops mean? Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. Continuing where I left off, I’ve included a few more highlights below. Enjoy! 1. Can I use a tool to migrate …

Should we right size instances in the public cloud?

via GIPHY I’m a big fan of Corey Quinn’s Last Week in AWS newsletter. Recently he wrote a piece titled Right Sizing your instances is nonesense Not to be outdone, a blogger Joe at Sunshower.io wrote a counterpoint piece Why Right Sizing instances is not nonsense. Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter …

How do we migrate our business to the public cloud?

via GIPHY The public cloud is no longer a bleeding edge technology for the trailblazers. It’s mainstream now. As you think about it, you consider your customers and the SLAs they’ve come to expect. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. It’s not if, but when to move to the cloud, how …