Paradoxically, the most useful thing I've learned from listening to @QuinnyPig's Screaming in the Cloud was useful only after I resigned from AWS. It was to hire @JoshDoody as a negotiation salary coach. Highly recommend.
When I said that the infosec community was a trash fire, EVERYONE took issue with it.
The good people tried to convince me there were shiny pockets of gold, and the crap people did their best to demonstrate that I was too kind by miles.
Key points from our Google Cloud Anthos story: (w/@amir)
- Service generated under $10m this calendar year
- person close to Google says “compute under management” metric more important than revenue
- Google Cloud talking w/US Bank for $1b cloud deal theinformation.com/articles/…
Weirdly emotional day for me today
GitLab IPOs & naturally folks talk about GitHub & our acquisition
& as the executive primarily responsible for the product turnaround & the architect of the sale, I have major pos/neg feelings on it it all