12 05, 2017

Battle of the PaaS. AWS vs Google Cloud Platform

By | 2018-03-22T22:14:46+00:00 May 12th, 2017|AWS, Cloud Management, GCP, Public Cloud|0 Comments

In the wake of Google's Next '17 event and the AWS San Francisco Summit 2017, I wanted to continue the AWS vs GCP comparison series.  In this part though, I wanted to focus on each public cloud [...]

25 04, 2017

AWS and GCP, Account vs Project Boundaries

By | 2018-03-22T22:50:58+00:00 April 25th, 2017|AWS, Cloud, Cloud Management, GCP, Public Cloud|0 Comments

  One of the most interesting differences between GCP and AWS is how each vendor recommends you isolate the blast radius of functional teams.  AWS will tell you that in all likelihood, you will need at [...]

4 04, 2017

New APIs expand the use for AWS Tags

By | 2018-03-22T23:08:04+00:00 April 4th, 2017|AWS, Cloud, Cloud Management|0 Comments

Amazon recently announced some new features around tagging permissions that make tags considerably more useful.  Although this just came out, I already see a few areas where we can simplify automation scripts. More importantly, since we [...]

23 02, 2017

DevOps Muscle for the Crossfit Games

By | 2018-03-22T23:18:31+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|AWS, Cloud, Cloud Management, Public Cloud|0 Comments

  As we approach the Crossfit games once again, I thought I'd share some detail on how Foghorn helped Crossfit update their DevOps processes for the 2016 games.  Crossfit has been growing rapidly, and had [...]