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Cloud Adoption Journey on AWS

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

What is Cloud Migration? Cloud migration is the process of moving data, applications, and even an entire IT infrastructure to the cloud. Cloud migration means that an organization’s digital assets are partially or entirely hosted on remote data centres instead of being on-premise. Examples of cloud service providers include AWS, Google Cloud, Microsft Azure, and IBM Cloud. Why Migrate to the Cloud? According to IDC (2018, quoted in AWS, n.d), migrating to the AWS cloud ecosystem allowed customers to experience 51% reduction in operations costs, 62% increase in IT staff productivity, and 94% reduction in service downtime. From consolidating digital assets, reducing IT costs, increasing staff productivity, and complete digital transformations, there are many different reasons for migrating to the cloud. In this workshop, we will learn about the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (AWS CAF), which helps organizations design and travel an accelerated path to successful cloud adoption. We will also examine the different stages of cloud adoption.

About the Speaker:

Danial Entezari is a software engineer with 10+ years of production software experience.

Follow Danial on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danialentezari/
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Agenda:

  • The Importance of Migrating to the Cloud
  • The AWS Cloud Adoption Framework
  • The Stages of Cloud Adoption
  • Overview of AWS Services

Why is this class relevant today?
Cloud has become the new normal as companies of every size have realized the benefits of the cloud. For most organizations, the question isn’t “if” anymore; it’s “how fast can we move?” and “what are we moving first?” Cloud technology is also shaping job growth and changing the ways and reasons organizations are hiring their teams. This evolution is transforming the in-demand skills of today’s job market.

Practical Takeaways:

  • Understanding the process of cloud adoption
  • Learning about the benefits & costs of cloud migration
  • Introductory knowledge of AWS services

See You There!

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Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Astrolabs-Digital-Tech/events/260638937/

Venue

The Courtyard
Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), Al Quoz Industrial 1
Dubai, 14214 United Arab Emirates

Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Astrolabs-Digital-Tech/events/260638937/

Venue

The Courtyard
Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), Al Quoz Industrial 1
Dubai, 14214 United Arab Emirates