Lee@Scale

Lee@Scale is a blog containing information, events, stories, articles, and publications by and about Lee Atchison.

Are You Ready to Scale Your Digital Business

Are You Ready to Scale Your Digital Business

We often hear that being able to scale your application is essential. But why is it important? Why do we need to be able to suddenly, and without notice, scale our application to handle double, triple, ten times the load it is currently experiencing?

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New Serverless Curated List

New Serverless Curated List

Serverless has become more and more mainstream. Cloud services like AWS Lambda are being deployed into critical production use cases. But is Lambda all there is to serverless? What else does serverless have to offer?

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Need to Increase Security Move Your Data to the Public Cloud

Need to Increase Security Move Your Data to the Public Cloud

Sounds backwards, doesn’t it? Typically, the most logical answer for what to do with your most sensitive data is to keep it locked up and held close to your chest. The least likely place to put sensitive data is in the public cloud.

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MDA Episode #11 - How to Improve Application Availability, p2

MDA Episode #11 - How to Improve Application Availability, p2

Episode #11 – How to Improve Application Availability, p2 Modern applications require high availability. Our customers expect it, our customers demand it. But building a modern scalable application that has high availability is not easy and does not happen automatically.

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Why Saas Is the Best Way to Monitor on Premises Environments

Why Saas Is the Best Way to Monitor on Premises Environments

It’s past time to debunk an idea that’s somehow still kicking around in application performance monitoring circles. Put simply, just because you have an on-premises technology environment does not mean you need an on-premises monitoring solution.

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MDA Episode #10 - How to Improve Application Availability, p1

MDA Episode #10 - How to Improve Application Availability, p1

Episode #10 – How to Improve Application Availability, p1 Modern applications require high availability. Our customers expect it, our customers demand it. But building a modern scalable application that has high availability is not easy and does not happen automatically.

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Meet the Expert Lee Atchison on the Cloud

Meet the Expert Lee Atchison on the Cloud

Did you think moving to the cloud would be easy? You’re not alone. Countless CTOs admit now that they had no idea how hard it would be and that they would make many mistakes along the way.

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Forget Aws Lambda Kubernetes and Fargate What We Need Is Beyond All Three

Forget Aws Lambda Kubernetes and Fargate What We Need Is Beyond All Three

In 2018 I wrote Forget AWS Lambda, so long Kubernetes, this is the future of serverless here on diginomica. My point in that article being that the future of computation was not going to be neither Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) offerings, such as AWS Lambda, nor the management of fleets of servers to operate containers, as is necessary for Kubernetes.

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MDA Episode #9 - How to Maintain Availability With Multiple AWS Accounts

MDA Episode #9 - How to Maintain Availability With Multiple AWS Accounts

Episode #9 – How to Maintain Availability With Multiple AWS Accounts When building a modern, high-performant application at scale, it’s important to make sure the individual application instances are distributed across a variety of data centers.

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Now Available Curated Lists

Now Available Curated Lists

I’m often asked for a list of articles, videos, presentations, interviews, or podcast episodes that I have made on a particular topic. I get this request for a wide variety of topics around cloud computing, DevOps, digital applications, and application modernization.

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