Why I migrated my work laptop to Linux

It’s been 3 years since I totally switched to Linux for my work machine. Since all this time, I still have colleagues or clients who wonder about “how is it possible”.

So, here is my feedback! I am not going to go into the eternal “abc vs xyz” war nor try to convince you – I’m just going to be factual about using Linux for my context.

Architecture Basics: Availability

In the previous article, we briefly saw what Design Qualities are and their place in the design process.
**Availability** is one of the main pillars of Design Qualities in infrastructure design.
We will detail what Availability is, how IT can use it and what you can expect from it.

Architecture Basics: Introducing Design Qualities

Enterprise Architecture is large and complex, let’s start by focusing on the technical points:
A series of “back to basics” articles begins with this introduction to understand where Design Qualities come from, before going deeper into the most important qualities and why it matters.

Converting VMs to Containers makes a modernized Application?

With the recent boom in containers, I’m hearing more and more saying we need to containerize everything . Some even claim that moving to containers will modernize the application.
We will go through this problem of container and modernization, and demystify myths and realities …

What is an infrastructure “Platform”?

Kubernetes, VMware Cloud Foundation, Amazon EC2, CloudFoundry, FaaS… All those terms have something in common: it’s all infrastructure platforms. Get back to basics then – what is a platform? what are the differences between all those? is there a “super-platform” or one which is better than others?In this article I will describe platform types, whatContinue reading “What is an infrastructure “Platform”?”

Migrate to Public Cloud(s), strategy and considerations

Estimated reading time: 15-20min How did we get there? The “ABC” enterprise (fictitious, obviously) wants a new IT for 2020 with 2 main objectives: optimize time-to-market (reduce time to provision), optimize finances (reduce CapEx with OpEx instead, Amortize and report in EBITDA).The IT solution for these two business problems is to move its existing infrastructureContinue reading “Migrate to Public Cloud(s), strategy and considerations”