Conference season is upon us so we recap all the announcements from Google I/O and Microsoft Build. We also discuss the Mesosphere funding and attempt to deceiver what exactly they are doing with DC/OS. Finally, we have recommendations for Mother’s Day gifts, making kid lunches and some talk of the Lego Millennium Falcon.
Relevant to your interests
- Mesosphere Scores $125M in Funding to Target IoT, Geo Expansion more coverage from George Leopold.
- Twitter signs for Google cloud at list price of about $10m a month
- Oath to Use More AWS Cloud as It Expands Video Play
- Microsoft Build 2018: Top Five Takeaways from Jeffery Hammond at Forrester
- CoreOS folded into Red Hat product suite, the old “reverse integration.”
- The 10 biggest announcements from Google I/O 2018
- 15 Google I/O announcements.
- Serverless Survey: +77% Delivery Speed, 4 Dev Workdays/Mo Saved & -26% AWS Monthly Bill
- Azure at Microsoft Build Announcements| Microsoft Azure
- JEDI mind tricks: Brakes slammed on Pentagon's multibillion cloud deal
- AWS numbers reveal extent of Aussie growth
- IBM bans all removable storage, for all staff, everywhere
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Conferences, et. al.
- NEXT WEEK! May 15th to 18th, 2018 - Coté talking EA at Continuous Lifecycle London.
- May 16 to 17, Matt presenting at Cloud Expo Hong Kong
- May 22 to 25, ChefConf 2018, in Chicago.
- June 1st, 2018 - Coté speaking at Voxxed Days, Singapore.
- June 7th, 2018 - DC Cloud Native Meetup, “Beyond ‘Survival is Not Mandatory.’”
- Sep 24th to 27th - SpringOne Platform, in DC/Maryland (crabs!) get $200 off registration with the code S1P200_Cote.
SDT news & hype
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- Buy some t-shirts! DISCOUNT CODE: SDTFSG (20% off)
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- Matt Ray: New phone, Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact.
- Brandon: Postal Service - Against All Odds & A Quiet Place
- Coté: Chasing Hillary, Amy Chozick.
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