AWS and Azure announce earnings, Backblaze takes on Amazon, Cloud Native Survey Results and Fortnite takes our suggestions. Plus, Matt updates us on his quest to turn a smartphone into a webcam.
- Tech Giant Earnings
- Backblaze challenges AWS by making its cloud storage S3 compatible
- The State of Cloud Native Development: A new survey report! - Cloud Native Computing Foundation
- Salesforce will help businesses return to work with a new set of tools it just announced
- Fortnite's no-combat mode is its next bold step towards creating a metaverse
Relevant to your interests
- SaltStack Security
- Google Cloud training available at no cost for 30 days
- Google Authenticator’s first Android update in years lets you move your account between devices
- Google tells employees they can't expense food or other perks when working from home
- Google unifies all of its messaging and communication apps into a single team
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Conferences, Videos et. al.
- Chef Tools & Terraform: Better Together from Matt Ray
- Michael Coté - Intro - Spring Live
- FlylessConf May 27
- ChefConf 2020 June 2, 2020 All Digital.
- MongoDB’s virtual event http://MongoDB.Live on June 9-10, 2020
- THAT Conference August 3 - 6 in Wisconsin Dells®. Fill out their survey.
SDT news & hype
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- Listen to the Software Defined Interviews Podcast. Check out the back catalog.
- Brandon built the Quick Concall iPhone App and he wants you to buy it for $0.99.
- Use the code SDT to get $20 off Coté’s book, Digital WTF, so $5 total.