It is safe to say that Amazon Virtual Private Cloud is one of the most useful and central features of AWS. Our customers configure their VPCs in a wide variety of ways, and take advantage of numerous connectivity options and gateways including AWS Direct Connect (via Direct Connect Gateways ), NAT Gateways , Internet Gateways , Egress-Only Internet Gateways , VPC Peering , AWS Managed VPN Connections , and PrivateLink .
GitHub Universe 2018: Low Key Revolutionary – James Governor’s Monkchips
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I’ve spent a few years now consulting into companies who are wrapping their brains around this whole Cloud palaver. Something that always seems to baffle people and their thoughts is trying to define what Cloud is.
A colleague once said to me that one of his favourite questions to ask a room of people what their definition of Cloud is. The answers will be wide and far ranging and often wrong.
Enough time has passed between when it was fun to ask this question and now that I think a very quick and simple test is now possible.
If you can go to a website, create an account and get a service provisioned in under 10 minutes then congratulations, your service is a Cloud service.
This test should also apply to organisations internal services as well.