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Mitch Pronschinske11/25/13
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The Sweet Spot Between IaaS and PaaS

This talk will explore how we find the sweet spot on the continuum between PaaS and IaaS cloud models to provide both the productivity and flexibility you desire.

Mitch Pronschinske11/24/13
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Cloud ID Management in North Carolina's Public Education System

See how state education departments can become a lot more efficient with cloud-based identity management services. They are used in NC's school system to synchronize identities with target systems, provide federation services as well as end-user self-service and to delegate administration functionality.

Mitch Pronschinske11/21/13
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A New Place to Share Docker Files

I just found a new subreddit for sharing Docker files. It was created by Russell Smith and I hope it, or something like it, really takes off.

Mitch Pronschinske11/20/13
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Other Cloud Platforms Should Follow Heroku's Example of Transparency

Last week, Heroku open sourced id.heroku.com, a key part of their authentication infrastructure, under the very permissive MIT license.

Mitch Pronschinske11/19/13
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The Future of Cloud Application Development

This talk will provide a unique opportunity to hear from the chief technology officer at the leading PaaS and cloud expert who has worked with hundreds of companies that are leveraging cloud application development platforms and adopting next generation technologies.

Mitch Pronschinske11/14/13
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Transforming IT to a Hybrid Cloud

In his role at Rackspace, Matt is focused on helping companies to adopt cloud and automation technologies. He's worked on some huge projects in many industry sectors and in this video he's going to share a bunch of helpful knowledge he's gained through architecting global WANs, large scale application infrastructures.

Mitch Pronschinske11/12/13
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Here's Why Docker Was Written in Go

It's about time we learned all about the technology behind Docker, from the creators. This is an especially useful presentation because it doesn't only cover the advantages of using Go, but also some of the drawbacks to expect.

Mitch Pronschinske11/08/13
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14 Tutorials to Get Started With Digital Ocean

Because of it's growing popularity, I thought it would make sense to provide a nice bundle of video tutorials on Digital Ocean (for the visual learner). Digital Ocean has made a name for themselves by providing super-fast, super-cheap pure-SSD hosting.

Mitch Pronschinske11/07/13
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MuleSoft Makes a Connect-Four Parody with Kid-Larry Ellison and Benioff

Wow. So much nostalgia right now coming from this video, since I vividly remember those catchy Connect-Four commercials.

Mitch Pronschinske11/06/13
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Rackspace Moves to Challenge Digital Ocean and Others in SSD Cloud Hosting

I wonder whether this move from Rackspace was significantly influenced by Digital Ocean's meteoric rise with it's low-priced pure-SSD servers. I think the other vendors have to be taking notice of the scrappy startup by now.

Mitch Pronschinske11/05/13
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Java Gradle and Maven Tooling for Cloud Foundry Improves

Pivotal has developed and open sourced some new components for Cloud Foundry to make deployment a lot easier with some new options and really short commands for pushing your applications via Maven or Gradle.

Mitch Pronschinske11/04/13
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Setting Up a Docker Development Environment in 24 Hours

The developers at RelateQ recently documented their 24 hour journey from their former development environment to one that was orchestrated by Docker and didn't take days to set up. Their stack had a lot of moving parts from open source: Cassandra, Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Kafka, Zookeeper, and Redis.

Mitch Pronschinske11/03/13
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Amazon Reportedly Found a Better Deal w/ SDN Than Cisco Could Offer

Tech media keeps predicting that Cisco is going to be hit the hardest by the arrival of software-defined networking. According to a Business Insider article , that has already happened in a $1B deal with Amazon, which was dropped to only $11M.

Mitch Pronschinske11/01/13
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Amazon Previews JavaScript SDK

Recognizing the swelling popularity of JavaScript, Amazon has finally released a developer preview SDK that can populate S3 buckets, manage SQS message queues, create, populate, and query DynamoDB tables, and much more!

Mitch Pronschinske10/31/13
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The Path to NFV and SDN is Still Very Uncertain

Despite early marketing efforts to tout NFV and SDN solutions, Graham Finnie is sobering things down in his recent article.