by Janakiram MSV on Sunday, 13 May 2012

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Cloud and Virtualization

Session type

Technical level


To get introduced to AWS CloudFormation as a tool to deploy and manage applications on the Cloud.


Attend this session to learn how to dramatically reduce the time spent on provisioning and deploying your Cloud applications on AWS. AWS CloudFormation is a service that gives developers an easy way to create a collection of related AWS resources and provision them in an orderly and predictable fashion. This session will demonstrate how to leverage CloudFormation to dynamically manage your AWS assets. You will see how to create a new stack and update it.

Speaker bio

Janakiram MSV is the Principal Consultant of Janakiram & Associates. Through his speaking, writing and consulting, he helps businesses take advantage of the emerging technologies. Founder and driving force of an initiative called, he enables Architects, Developers and IT Professionals to be ready for the Cloud. He is the Chief Editor of a popular portal on Cloud called where he analyzes the latest trends from the world of Cloud Computing. Janakiram has worked at world-class product companies including Microsoft Corporation, Amazon Web Services and Alcatel-Lucent. His last role was with Amazon Web Services as the Technology Evangelist where he joined them as the first employee in India. Prior to that, Janakiram spent 10 years at Microsoft Corporation where he was involved in selling, marketing and evangelizing the Microsoft Application Platform and Tools. At the time of leaving Microsoft, he was a Technical Architect, Cloud focusing on Windows Azure.