Hi, This is my presentation on GCP Next 2016. In this presentation I talk about how CI&T created a new product using Google Cloud Platform in less than 6 months. I explain how we got the vision, the challenges we went through and how we made every decision based on business needs. We are using Google [...]
CI&T uses Google Cloud Platform to power the Coca-Cola “Happiness Flag” unveiled on the pitch at the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™My new article published on Google Cloud Platform's blog. Check it out!
I'm so happy right now! Google just announced on March 25th the "Managed VMs" (http://goo.gl/yv1w6F), confirming what I truly believe and have been saying for a while: PaaS is not dead and it should be a very important piece on your architectural strategy. The key aspect to consider here is that the platform will NOT address all your [...]
Lately I’ve been exploring the future of smart computing (social, mobile, and predictive models) and how they relate to enterprise cloud. In one recent article, I describe why “It’s Time for Enterprise Cloud to Enable the Amazing.” For the enterprise world, cloud computing can create differentiation and promote innovation inside the company. In a second [...]
I just read the InfoQ article "What is going on with PaaS?". In a nutshell, it says that PaaS is being adopted in a very slow pace and enumerates the reasons why it is "failing" or at least losing space to IaaS vendors. The main reasons, according to the author, are: Confusing marketing message, Lack [...]
After a few years talking to several people inside and outside my company about the benefits of cloud computing, I'm truly convinced that the most important benefit is not cost reduction or the ability to have new servers up and running in a few minutes. Of course those are great capabilities that a real cloud [...]
By now, it’s obvious that investing in a cloud strategy can put companies in a different competitive space. Today, the transformative power of cloud has been realized by many -- it offers a cost effective, flexible, scalable, and reliable alternative for infrastructure. We know cloud helps companies improve customer satisfaction and maintain happier employees who [...]