AWSome lessons we learned the hard way


Mar 03, 2021


Ukraine - Online

Our goal is to develop a community of AWS Cloud Architects. They are aware of AWS best practices, patterns and anti-patters, and ready to implement complex projects which meet all business requirements.

👉This chapter will discuss a couple of real architectural cases when a focus on different features almost led to failed projects. We will talk about prioritization and interpretation of stakeholders’ needs.

Language: Ukrainian.

💎 Speaker – 𝗥𝘂𝘀𝗹𝗮𝗻 𝗞𝘂𝘀𝗼𝘃, AWS APN Ambassador, Infrastructure Solution Architect, SoftServe, Boston, USA.

Ruslan has more than ten years of experience in the IT industry as a System Administrator, Network Engineer, DevOps/SRE, Cloud and Infrastructure Solution Architect. He has created and optimized architecture for global tourism, payment services, healthcare, and mobile development companies. His extensive background includes Google (GCP), Amazon (AWS) and other cloud platforms, Java/Web application platforms, IAC and provisioning tools, NoSQL/SQL DB management, on-premises virtualization, Kubernetes, and CI/CD systems.

Ruslan leads AWS cloud cluster in SoftServe’s Critical Services-Center of Excellence (CoE) group. He also mentors rising SRE engineers through educational workshops and informal knowledge-sharing sessions. Additionally, he leads research and onboarding of new cloud services and technologies for the CoE unit.

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