Laura Hyatt is an AWS Solutions Architect working in the UK. She became known for her Sweet Sentiment candy dispenser that depending on your mood would dish out some candy to cheer you up.   We chatted about how she got starting in tech using untraditional methods by ditching her paper resume and posting socially…

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It’s been awhile since I’ve written anything. I’ve been doing a lot more streaming and content creating lately that, well lets face it, I don’t have a good excuse. I was planning on doing a LIVE chat with AWS Chief Evangelist Jeff Barr, two days after his birthday. Like all events, we did a dry…

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AWS DeepRacer Wondering how to get involved and race models on the AWS UndergroundDeepRacer Track? AWS UndergroundDeepRacer is a place the AWS Community can race their models on a physical track. We host all types of events from Community Races, Internal AWS events, to partner lead events. The track was donated by PTP (Pinnacle Technology…

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On July 10th 2020 @ 3pm EDT, I’ll have the chance to interview AWS Chief Evangelist Jeff Barrโ—๏ธ What are we going to talk about or what kind of questions will I have for Jeff ๐Ÿค”ย  ย  I presented this question to you, the audience and received some good ones like: Who provides you details…

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Virtual Career Fair – AWS Partners Special thanks to all the partners and companies that jumped in last minute to help. Including my partner Turbot for hosting the meeting. Watch it LIVE on my Twitch Channel When: 6/16/2020 Time: 11am ET Add a reminder to your Google Calendar Spot / Turbot / Jefferson Frank /…

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Let me first to start out by saying that until a few months ago, I never saw myself as someone that would be streaming any content. My kids are always watching YouTube and it was very interesting to watch people doing it for a living. I didn’t realize how much fun you could have streaming…

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AWS #UndergroundDeepRacer was a success! This event was a huge success thanks to a number of people supporting it the whole time. Time to recap a little bit. 3 weeks ago I contacted a partner (PTP) and asked them if they would be willing to send me their DeepRacer track. Immediately, they were excited and…

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It’s official, the first ever AWS Underground DeepRacer Event #1 is in the books! Thanks to the support of PTPย  (Aaron Jeskey for A/V) and David Smith it was a success, but not without some technical issues that will be resolved before the next events. Note: Audio issues should be resolved by Monday as we…

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It seems that I’m involved in a number of webinars lately. This past week I had a great time participating in a discussion with nOps and Uber ATG about how they utilized nOps SaaS tool to gain visibility into their AWS Spend. Cost savings or optimization is a big topic right now and doubling down…

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