My interests lie with cloud and serverless technologies and the tremendous advantage it offers to those willing to level up their thinking about how value can be delivered and embrace the impact this means to the roles and responsibilities to teams tasked to do so.


7 stories by Cliff

Amazon Aurora Serverless: Reveals on the 2 Best Features

The Gist: I discuss some of the expectations, surprises, and nuances I experienced migrating from Amazon RDS MySQL 5.7...

Sep 17 · 6 min read >

Reinforce Your NAT Instance on the Cheap

The Gist: In this post I fill a gap exposed by using NAT Instances over NAT Gateways by using...

Aug 4 · 4 min read >

Saving Money (Pretty Easily) With NAT Instances

The Gist: In this post I discuss saving money (I’m saving $336/year) by replacing a NAT Gateway with a...

Aug 2 · 4 min read >

Discover Why Docker Containers Are Cool

The Gist: I share how I came to discover Docker Containers and share thoughts on taking advantage of the...

Sep 2 · 3 min read >

New Way To Run WordPress on AWS Fargate

The Gist: (Updated) I share how run WordPress on AWS Fargate and my reasons that supported that decision.  This...

Aug 13 · 5 min read >

Why I Love Cloud Computing

The Gist: I share my introduction and first steps with cloud computing and why I think the cloud platforms...

Aug 7 · 3 min read >