Robin Ford

Robin Ford

United Kingdom
Sep
20
4x or 1x Certified - Does it matter?

4x or 1x Certified - Does it matter?

What is more important to showcase? Quantity or type of certifications? This post looks at how I view the number of certs people highlight on social platforms.
3 min read
May
03
Career Routes

Career Routes

Are certifications need? Maybe not, but if you decide you need or want them what's the best route?
3 min read
Apr
01
CloudFormation 101

CloudFormation 101

In this post we will look at the basics of CloudFormation, what you need to know and how to get
3 min read
Mar
15
Security 101

Security 101

Securing the cloud is critical but can be overwhelming to start. This post looks at 4 areas you need to think about to get started.
4 min read
Mar
01
How to use the AWS Well-Architected Framework

How to use the AWS Well-Architected Framework

This is the final part in a three part series on the AWS Well-Architected Framework. It is based on my
3 min read
Feb
15
Why use the AWS Well-Architected Framework

Why use the AWS Well-Architected Framework

This is the second in a three part series on the AWS Well-Architected Framework. It is based on my presentation
4 min read
Feb
01
What is the AWS Well-Architected Framework

What is the AWS Well-Architected Framework

How to design well when there is no rule book. Part 1 - What is the AWS Well-Architected Framework?
4 min read
Jan
18
AWS Foundational Architecture

AWS Foundational Architecture

Building the basic foundations is as important to the cloud as to your house. We look at 3 areas to get right before deploying anything
3 min read
Jan
04
My GitHub

My GitHub

As well as my personal GIT repository, I also have a GIT Organization for code related to this blog and
1 min read
Jan
01
Why CloudFormation

Why CloudFormation

People often say I should use CDK or Terraform. In this post I explain why I use CloudFormation and why you should at least understand CloudFormation.
2 min read