Lee Atchison is a software architect, author, public speaker, and recognized thought leader on cloud computing and application modernization. His most recent book, Architecting for Scale, 2nd Edition (O’Reilly Media), is an essential resource for technical teams looking to maintain high availability and manage risk in their cloud environments. Lee has been widely quoted in multiple technology publications, including InfoWorld, Diginomica, IT Brief, Programmable Web, CIO Review, and DZone, and has been a featured speaker at events across the globe.
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Surviving the Riskiest Part of Your Cloud-Native Migration
During any IT transformation project, the desired end goal is always the same: A more agile, scalable, supportable and cost-efficient application that better meets the needs of your customers. The journey through the transformation,...
The 3 Scariest Mistakes Companies Make in the Cloud
First, there was DevOps.
Then, ModernOps and CloudOps.
Now, there is ScaryOps.
Welcome to the special Halloween Edition of the Modern Digital Business podcast. In this episode, the 3 Scariest Mistakes Companies Make in the Cloud.
You Can’t Afford To Not Be in the Cloud
Consider the following story:
I went into my CEO’s office. Our CEO is a very driven, technical, hands-on CEO. All technical decisions have to go through him before the company goes forward with a plan. Today, the discussion was about the cloud. The...
DevOps has now gone mainstream. If you and your organization aren’t using DevOps principles, you are at a distinct disadvantage compared to your competition. And, “doing DevOps” does not mean simply “hiring a DevOps team”—there’s much more to it than that.
My guest for the latest episode of the...
Don't let technical debt sink your business!
The pandemic accelerated large-scale digital transformations for many companies. However, accelerated application growth often leads to increased technical debt.
This increased debt made it difficult for leaders to innovate and create new and improved...
Can you afford a cloud migration?
The Modern Digital Business podcast is now live and kicking! In our inaugural episode, we discuss the finances of a cloud migration. Is the cloud more or less expensive than an equivalent on premise data center? The answers my surprise you.
Also on the podcast,...
The Finances of a Cloud Migration
The first episode of the Modern Digital Business podcast has just dropped.
What's it about? The finances of a cloud migration:
How are the finances of your company affected by a Cloud Migration? Showing a financial benefit of using the cloud can be a...
Is a Cloud Center of Excellence Right for your Organization?
Virtually all sizable organizations have a need to understand how the cloud and cloud computing impacts their organizational IT needs, to say nothing about impacting the overall culture and direction of your organization as a whole.
Creating a Cloud Center of Excellence
Any sizeable organization focused on developing and deploying cloud-native applications should likely consider establishing a cloud center of excellence (CCoE). Creating a CCoE will help you successfully leverage the cloud to increase the scale and agility...
Does your organization need a Cloud Center of Excellence?
Are you interested in leveraging the cloud to increase the scale and agility of your company? Are you looking to manage and drive your company's cloud adoption in an efficient manner using standards and best practices? Do you need to...