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Whether you’re trying to stay up to date on AWS during the commute or want to hear from interesting people in the world of tech, we’ve got you covered.

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Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker

The latest in AWS news, sprinkled with snark. Posts about AWS come out over sixty times a day. We filter through it all to find the hidden gems, the community contributions–the stuff worth hearing about! Then we summarize it with snark and share it with you–minus the nonsense.

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Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker Cloud Cost Management Team Starter Kit
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Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker 06.11.2021
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker 16 Minutes
Join Jesse and Amy as they explore the cloud cost management team starter kit and touch upon why it’s important to have buy-in from the C-suite for cloud cost optimization work, why you need to make sure everyone on the team knows who’s responsible for what, how work that isn’t prioritized is automatically deprioritized, why you should identify and socialize your business KPI metrics, why you should document responsibilities via the written word, why you should review your cloud cost analysis once a quarter, the importance of having data to back up your decisions, and more.
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Screaming in the Cloud with Corey Quinn features conversations with domain experts in the world of Cloud Computing. Topics discussed include AWS, GCP, Azure, Oracle Cloud, and the “why” behind how businesses are coming to think about the Cloud.

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Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker Secure Your Environment in One ExtraHop with Guy Raz
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker Screaming in the Cloud
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker 06.10.2021
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker 33 Minutes
Guy Raz is a senior systems engineer at ExtraHop, makers of cloud-native cybersecurity solutions. Prior to joining ExtraHop in 2017, Guy worked as a network engineer at Cox Communications and a software consultant and professional services team lead at AirWatch. He holds a master of science degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech and is a AWS certified solutions architect. Join Corey and Guy as they talk about what exactly ExtraHop does, how too many organizations treat security as an afterthought in the cloud, how most organizations have a ton of network data sitting there but few analyze it, the delicate balance between minimizing the attack surface and understanding and reacting to damage as quickly as possible, how Corey’s opinion of ExtraHop has evolved over time, how long it takes for ExtraHop to learn what anomalies look like in your environment, and more.
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Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker Screaming in the Cloud
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker 06.08.2021
Deserted Island DevOps with Austin Parker 38 Minutes
Austin Parker is a principal developer advocate at LightStep. Prior to this position, he worked as a software architect at Apprenda, an adjunct instruction and researcher at the University of Albany, a telecommunications specialist at Alltech, and as a support specialist for Verizon and Sprint. Join Corey and Austin as they discuss how the rise of distributed workforces has made observability a top concern for organizations, the many lives Austin led before getting into DevRel and how he ended up in DevRel in the first place, how Deserted Island DevOps came to be during the pandemic, what Austin believes many companies get wrong about developer marketing, why Austin believes teams don’t talk enough, the importance of biasing toward openness and transparency, and more.
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