Navigating the Cloud Journey

EP 12: Recorded at Cisco Live, A Developer’s Perspective on Migrating to the Cloud

July 12, 2022   |   Jim Mandelbaum   |    Episode 12

Listen to the full podcast series, Navigating the Cloud Journey, here.


When you hear the call “We're migrating to the Cloud!" does your heart skip a beat? Lifting, shifting, migrating, and building new apps for the cloud can introduce changes and challenges to your development workflow and processes. In this episode, we hear from Drew Horn from Sumo Logic who has experience living in this world. Drew will share best practices to consider and resources you can use today to accelerate your journey to the cloud.


0:36  Lift and Shift Challenges

1:44  Your CICD in the Cloud and DevOps Tool Chains

4:25  Developer Implications: From Bare Metal to the Cloud

7:40  Using the DORA Framework to Increase Cloud Delivery Performance

10:34  Best Practices When Things Go Wrong

11:53  OpenTelemetry and Treating Your CICD Pipeline as an Application

15:24  First Steps for Moving Your Apps to the Cloud