Clearing the aws solutions architect certification

Having cleared the Amazon Web Services ¬†Solutions ¬†(AWS) Architect certification a couple of weeks ago I thought this as good a time as any to write about the experience. I’d like to begin where most people almost necessarily have to begin. Motivation.

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Cain, Abel and domain super-linear scaling of all things

Daniel Lapin in his book Thou Shall Prosper: The Ten Commandments of Making Money uncovers a surprising connection between the Cain and Abel biblical narrative and the power of networks.

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From legacy to cloud: evolved IT service delivery models

Public, private, hybrid and even legacy Information Technology are IT value delivery mechanisms sometimes also referred to as IT service delivery models (ITSdM). ITSdM’s have been around the block.

ITSdM’s based on cloud computing is the most recent iteration.

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The enterprise social network value proposition

Time consuming meetings, meaningless face-phone conversations, stale files, unread email messages and subsequent mountains of overwhelming information hinder efficient communication exchange.  Detrimental results include orphaned good ideas and worse, unchecked bad ones.

Improving collaboration within the enterprise means enabling people to connect knowledge, ideas and resources, so they work smarter. [Read more…]

VMUG Brussels and value distance

Break time between sessions at the recent Brussels VMware User Group (VMUG) gave me the opportunity to observe, so I headed for the back window of the Bowling Stones Pax conference room and began panning across the room.

I had a thought. [Read more…]


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