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

MDA Episode #3 - How to Use Service Tiers and Redundancy in Outer Space

MDA Episode #3 - How to Use Service Tiers and Redundancy in Outer Space

Episode #3 – How to Use Service Tiers and Redundancy in Outer Space In this episode, we conclude our three part series on Service Tiers, and how they can be used to prevent disasters in applications using service based architectures.

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Amazon EKS Price Drop

Amazon EKS Price Drop

On January 21, 2020, Amazon announced a reduction in the cost of their Elastic Kubernetes Service. The cost to run a cluster in EKS went from 20c per hour to 10c per hour.

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Whats Next Modernising Applications Following Cloud Migration

Whats Next Modernising Applications Following Cloud Migration

In 2020, many organisations have already embarked on some form of cloud migration, as part of their wider digital transformation strategy involving the adoption of DevOps, cloud-native solutions, and modern software technologies.

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MDA Episode #2 - More Service Tiers and How Big is S3?

MDA Episode #2 - More Service Tiers and How Big is S3?

Episode #2 – More Service Tiers and How Big is S3? In this episode, we continue our three part series on Service Tiers, and how they can be used to prevent disasters in applications using service based architectures.

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Lee Atchison - Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on Cloud Computing

Lee Atchison - Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on Cloud Computing

Congratulations to Lee Atchison who is listed #13 on the Thinkers 360 Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on Cloud Computing list for January 2020. The list, created by Thinkers 360, provides a holistic measure of thought leadership and authentic influence.

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Service Tiers

Service Tiers

Bringing down an entire application is easy. All it takes is the failure of a single service and the entire set of services that make up the application can come crashing down like a house of cards.

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MDA Episode #1 - Service Tiers and History of Saas

MDA Episode #1 - Service Tiers and History of Saas

Episode #1 – Service Tiers and History of Saas Welcome to the inaugural episode of Modern Digital Applications! I hope you’ll find this podcast informative and helpful. My goal is to try and keep the episodes short, so that they can be consumed during a single morning average commute trip to work.

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How to Modernize Enterprise Web Applications

How to Modernize Enterprise Web Applications

Five guiding principles for building, managing, monitoring, and maintaining state-of-the-art web applications Modern web applications have a lot riding on them. Our customers depend on them, and our business depends on them.

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The Devil Is in the Data Mitigating Cloud Migration Risks

The Devil Is in the Data Mitigating Cloud Migration Risks

Tech leaders in Australia and New Zealand are embracing cloud migration and the shift to digital transformation. New Relic’s recent global survey included 125 Australian IT leaders who shared that 30% had completed their digital transformation, and close to 65% were in varying stages of completion.

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Security in the Cloud a Guide to Secure Migration and Modernization With AWS

Security in the Cloud a Guide to Secure Migration and Modernization With AWS

“First and foremost, the cloud provider is an expert in security. Use the tools and processes they provide and recommend in order to facilitate a highly secure environment,” said Lee Atchison, Senior Director of Cloud Architecture at New Relic.

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