02 Apr 2015

Container Days Austin Recap: Docker and microservices architectures are hitting mainstream

As Docker containers picks up steam, the last weekend in March, Austin enjoyed the first Container Days #cdatx. This event was modeled after the highly successful DevOps days. It was a great event and credit goes to Boyd Hemphill from Stack Engine for spear-heading the effort.

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01 Apr 2015

Amazon Life Sciences Partner Program Recognizes Flux7 Experience

Last week, our life sciences and healthcare solution practice was officially recognized as a Life Sciences Competency Partner by Amazon Web Services. We share this recognition with the seven original systems integration partners, announced with the launch of the program in October 2014. However, the small size of this expert group is not reflective of the amount of innovation in the health sector, but rather the complexity of issues subject matter expertise relevant for success with cloud infrastructure in this area.

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20 Nov 2014

re:Invent 2014: What AWS Users Must Know to Plan for Agile Infrastructure

by Flux7 Labs / November 20, 2014 / Company News and Events 0

Last week was AWS re:Invent 2014, the annual Amazon Web Services conference. Every year, the event brings with it the newest announcements in Amazon cloud products, services and strategies.

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11 Nov 2014

AWS re:Invent 2014: Something in the Cloud for Everyone

by Flux7 Labs / November 11, 2014 / Company News and Events 0

Amazon Web Services’ re:Invent conference this week in Las Vegas will have something for every cloud provider.

The Flux7 team is there in full force building on its strong AWS Advanced Consulting Partner relationship. We’re there to soak in all we can to continue successfully helping launch startups into a self-managed mode of business agility. Each team member’s eyes are wide open and ears finely tuned to the developing conversations that will be forged and shared

And, it’s a good thing, too. There are those depending on us to do just that.

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04 Nov 2014

Flux7 CEO’s High-Flying Ride: His Thoughts on Cloud Advantages & AWS re:Invent

by Aater Suleman / November 04, 2014 / Company News and Events 0

As I’m flying from Austin, the home of Flux7, to the Silicon Valley, my immediate thoughts are honed in on the session I’m sharing this week at the Internet of Things Expo in Santa Clara. I’ll be discussing how Docker helped our client Horan & Bird quickly advance the development of its IoT app. It’s a really good story. And one I hope you have a chance to hear at the conference.

If you won’t be attending, you can read about it here.

But, as my jet mates and I soar above the clouds over Nevada, my thoughts are also wandering to other significant events, both recent and upcoming.

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02 Jun 2014

DockerCon, Part 1: Looking Forward to This First-Ever Docker-Centric Event

Next week, the Flux7 team is attending the first annual DockerCon, a two-day Docker-centric event that is being organized by Docker Inc. By far the most exciting part for us will be presenting our developing productivity workflow with our client Auto.com, a Chicago-based online portal that delivers information and services for finding new and used vehicles, and a subsidiary of Classified Ventures.

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09 May 2014

DevOpsDays Austin Wrapped Up: Talks About DevOps [of course], Docker & the Cloud

DevOpsDays Austin 2014 came to an end earlier this week, on Tuesday. It was a great event; one of the best I have been to during the past year. The event was well organized by Ernest Mueller and other volunteers.

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02 May 2014

DevOpsDays Austin 2014: Talking Docker to Improve Web Developer Productivity

by Aater / May 02, 2014 / Docker, Company News and Events 0

#DevOpsDays Austin is approaching fast. Today, I was awoken by an email about the attendee information for the event. The Flux7 team will be attending the event, and we are looking forward to networking with the #DevOps community in Austin.

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27 Mar 2014

AWS Summit in San Fran: From Monitoring & Log Management to VPC Peering … What Flux7 Learned

As we expected it to be, the AWS Summit this week was an excellent experience. We talked to a lot of interesting people, new and old. We gathered several customer leads, shared technology best practices, talked about business development strategies, and explored several partnership opportunities. As promised, I am now sharing with you my experience in San Francisco, so please read on.

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25 Mar 2014

AWS Summit in San Fran: 'Best Practices for Cloud Delivery,' 'Optimizing TCO' Sessions Near & Dear to a Flux7 CEO's Heart

by Aater / March 25, 2014 / Company News and Events 0
I am on my way to the AWS Summit in San Francisco, where my objective is to chat up AWS as much as possible with as many who want to be a part of it. I also want to share what sessions I plan to attend. Here goes:
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