Webinar: Bundling Application and Infrastructure Deployment

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Overview

This free webinar is going to review the pros and cons of bundling application and infrastructure deployment.
The traditional approach оf infrastructure and application deployment is more of a layered one. First, we set up the infrastructure — with all the networking and security groups, compute and storage options. Then the application is deployed using this predefined infrastructure, passing configuration and credentials.
While the traditional approach is more of a layered one as described above, what happens if we bundle it all together?

Note: This event will be held online and is free of charge. A link to the webinar will be sent to your email, prior to the event’s start.

Nice to have

Some experience with Infrastructure as Code and pipelines will be helpful.

Skills

The presentation will discuss

How Infrastructure as Code (IaC) can help
How to build pipelines for infrastructure
Scenarios for bundling аn application and infrastructure
Different ways to achieve consistency between environment
How to develop faster and test with higher confidence
Inbuilt security in a DevSecOps fashion
Be prepared for...

Agenda

  1. 19:00 Welcome
  2. 19:05 Bundling Application and Infrastructure Deployment (Daniel Rankov)
  3. 19:50 Q&A
Introduction

Speaker

Daniel Rankov

Cloud & DevOps Manager

 

Daniel has been responsible for building, mentoring, and leading MentorMate’s Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE) team. He’s very passionate about the public cloud as well as the DevOps culture and practices, and he’s the initiator of bi-weekly internal knowledge-sharing sessions on cloud and DevOps.

Dani is a proud owner of 7 Amazon certificates, among which are AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional, AWS Certified Advanced Networking Specialty, and AWS Certified Security Specialty. He’s also one of the organizers of the AWS Bulgaria User Group and actively works to promote and expand the community.

In his free time, Dani likes to read, travel the world, and go on kayaking trips. Another thing he truly enjoys is good food.

 

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We set up this society with the firm belief that this is the way to excel at what we’re doing and widen the horizons for everyone involved in software development. The DevTalks lecturers are leading experts eager to share high-quality information, know-how, and practical examples based on years of professional experience. Take part in our events if you want to catch up with the newest software trends, connect with industry experts, share your passion, and inspire others to sharpen their skills too.