Reading Time: 4 minutes AWS re:Invent 2021 is almost upon us. Every year the event disrupts the market, automatically makes your system more efficient (if you build things correctly) and puts fear into non-Amazon technical people as they realize how quickly public cloud really moves. It’s also in Las Vegas, which is the perfect
Reading Time: 4 minutes Delivering sustainable technology is becoming mandatory for organisations across the planet, from both a regulatory and moral standpoint. We have written a lot on how using Well-Architected and Serverless First principles is the best way to build a secure, cost effective, reliable and performant applications. More importantly, we firmly believe
Reading Time: 14 minutes Serverless Craic talk to Matt Coulter, Liberty Mutual about their pioneering journey into Serverless. Dave Anderson Hi, everyone. Welcome to the latest edition of Serverless Craic. We have a special guest today. Let’s do some introductions first: my name is Dave Anderson, Contributor at The Serverless Edge and Technical Fellow
Reading Time: 2 minutes On 13 October, I spoke at MapCamp about Adaptation looking at technological adaptation. The track was on how resilient and successful companies adapt by creating a Value Flywheel. Simon Wardley started MapCamp several years ago by announcing: “I’m going to the pub to talk about Mapping, anyone like to join
Reading Time: 3 minutes A Rapid Development approach leveraged through Serverless is not widely understood in the broader architecture community. Adrian Cockroft has produced really informative talks on the subject. This short six minute video is a great example of one: So what is Rapid Development with Serverless and why as an Architect is
Reading Time: 9 minutes Modern Applications Dave Anderson There’s a focus on modern applications and engineers. If you’re using the cloud than you need to use it the proper way. There’s a wee clash now, between what the cloud is offering and the capabilities and skills that engineers need to have. AWS had a
Reading Time: 11 minutes Dave Anderson Welcome to the second episode of Serverless Craic looking at Wardley Mapping at Map Camp 2021 with myself Dave Anderson, Author at The Serverless Edge and Technical Fellow for Bazaarvoice. Let the two gentlemen introduce themselves. Mike O’Reilly Mike O’Reilly, Architect at Globalisation Partners and Contributor to The
Reading Time: 3 minutes Successful systems are never finished, they need to be continuously maintained, improved and evolved to keep successfully delivering value. But does your Team know what good looks like and what improvements to aim for. A Problem Prevention culture means rewarding teams for avoiding failure, not just fixing issues, and means
Reading Time: 3 minutes Pause, take a deep breath. Put away your phone and move away from your monitor. Have you thought about how to find your why? Think about what you are working on right now and ask yourself these questions. Why are you doing it ? Does it make you happy ?
Reading Time: 12 minutes We have started ‘Serverless Craic’ a series of regular short videos with Dave, Mark and Mike to give you the latest goings on in Serverless. In this first episode they share their best bits from DevOps Enterprise Summit 2021. Transcript Dave Anderson Hi folks, welcome to The Serverless Edge video.