Scaling the Summit – AWS London Event 2017

This post was written by Rich Bosomworth. The 2017 AWS Summit in London took place on June 28th at the ICC London, ExCeL. Skelton Thatcher Consulting team members were in attendance to check out the latest developments from AWS, and to evaluate the myriad of third party vendor offerings. As expected the event was extremely popular. We arrived atContinue reading “Scaling the Summit – AWS London Event 2017”

Reducing Vagrant Shell Provisioning Time

This post was written by Manuel Pais, co-author of Team Guide to Software Releasability. Context We recently wrote an article on DZone about bringing security into the delivery lifecycle where we covered both the people and technical perspectives. To demo a deployment pipeline setup including automated security checks we decided to use a VM createdContinue reading “Reducing Vagrant Shell Provisioning Time”

IPExpo 2014 – a view from the exhibition floor

This post was written by Rob Thatcher, co-author of Team Guide to Software Operability. This year, the annual IP EXPO Europe event combined with Data Centre EXPO and Cyber Security EXPO. We attended with an interest in checking out some of the keynotes, and to take a look at a couple of products which might beContinue reading “IPExpo 2014 – a view from the exhibition floor”