An introduction to Cloud, Azure and the Azure Portal

Meetup

An introduction to Cloud, Azure and the Azure Portal

In this session, Chris will discuss some of the fundamental concepts of the Cloud and Azure, and providing an introductory walkthrough of the Azure Portal.

Cloud Architecture Requirements Cloud Design Patterns

Chris Reddington Occured on Thu, Jul 1, 2021

38 - Hands-on with The Geode Pattern (Build globally distributed applications!)

Episode

38 - Hands-on with The Geode Pattern (Build globally distributed applications!)

We’ve previously covered the theory of the Geode pattern in episode 11. Now it’s time to see it unfold live and in action! Tune in to see Will demonstrate the concept of the Geode pattern and how it adds value to a globally distributed application.

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Azure Architecture Center

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Will Eastbury Published on Fri, Jun 11, 2021

34 - The Bulkhead Pattern (Isolate your components to prevent failures)

Episode

34 - The Bulkhead Pattern (Isolate your components to prevent failures)

Do you know what caused the Titanic to sink? Poorly designed bulkheads. How can you ensure resilience between components in your cloud application? Effectively designed bulkheads! In this session, join Chris as he explores how the bulkhead pattern can help you prevent excessive load or failures in …

Architecture Azure Architecture Center Cloud Design Patterns Resilience

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Published on Fri, Apr 9, 2021

33 - External Config and Claim Check Pattern - Easier Management and Externalising Payloads

Episode

33 - External Config and Claim Check Pattern - Easier Management and Externalising Payloads

How often do you think about the configuration of your applications across environments/regions/deployment boundaries? What if that configuration was stored somewhere externally but centralised, to make management easier? That’s the idea behind the external config pattern! How about another …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Security Azure Architecture Center Messaging

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Peter Piper Published on Fri, Apr 2, 2021

29 - The Sidecar and Ambassador Patterns

Episode

29 - The Sidecar and Ambassador Patterns

Have a need to update a legacy application to use cloud concepts such as retry, circuit breaker or other features? Then the ambassador or sidecar patterns may be for you! Join Peter and Chris as they continue their journey exploring Cloud Design Patterns. In this session, they discuss the Sidecar …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Azure Architecture Center Security

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Peter Piper Published on Fri, Mar 12, 2021

V009 - Weekly Technology Vlog #9 (1 year of Cloud With Chris, Azure Retirements, Microsoft Ignite)

Episode

V009 - Weekly Technology Vlog #9 (1 year of Cloud With Chris, Azure Retirements, Microsoft Ignite)

In this video, Chris recaps over the last week, including The GitHub & GPG Keys blog series, his webinar with SquaredUp on Application Observability in a distributed world and the Introduction to Landing Zones, where he was joined by Karim Fahmy. This week, it’s Microsoft Ignite, so keep a …

Podcast Ignite Microsoft Conference AKS Kubernetes Cloud Design Patterns Azure Community

Weekly vlog

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, Mar 1, 2021

26 - The Pub Sub, Priority Queue and Pipes and Filter Patterns

Episode

26 - The Pub Sub, Priority Queue and Pipes and Filter Patterns

Ever wondered how complex integration systems / enterprise messaging works? Curious about whether there’s a way to bypass and prioritise certain messages? Then join this episode as Chris Reddington and Will Eastbury explore the Priority Queue and Pipes and Filter patterns. Spoiler - These …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Messaging Integration Azure Architecture Center

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Will Eastbury Published on Fri, Feb 12, 2021

23 - Gatekeeper and Valet Key Patterns - Secure your APIs and Resources

Episode

23 - Gatekeeper and Valet Key Patterns - Secure your APIs and Resources

You may have joined Peter and Chris in some of their previous episodes such as the API Economy, The Backends for Frontends & Strangler Pattern, or The Anti-Corruption Layer, Gateway Aggregation and Gateway Routing patterns. They’ll will be continuing our journey talking about API Cloud …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Security Azure Architecture Center

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Peter Piper Published on Fri, Jan 22, 2021

JAMStack and the Cloud - A winning combination

Blog

JAMStack and the Cloud - A winning combination

When I mention the term JAMStack, I’m not pretending that I’m Paddington bear with a stack of Jam sandwiches! If you hadn’t heard, JAMStack is a term that describes applications based on JavaScript, APIs and Markup. That means, we’re referring to files that are content in …

Development Static Content Hugo Cloud Design Patterns Web Development Azure CosmosDB Azure Storage Serverless

Chris Reddington Published on Wed, Jan 20, 2021

21 - The Queue Based Load Levelling and Competing Consumers Pattern

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21 - The Queue Based Load Levelling and Competing Consumers Pattern

Do you have an application with some specific requirements around scalability, and continuity of service? What happens if your service is hit by heavy load? Could performance/reliability issues cause an impact to your solution? This is where both the queue-based load levelling and competing …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Azure Architecture Center Messaging Integration Scalability Requirements

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Will Eastbury Published on Fri, Jan 1, 2021