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AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional exam: resources and tips

Richard Bennett 31st August 2018
Cloudreach have been working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) for 9 years, and during this time we’ve grown to over 600 people and have more than 500 AWS certs between us. “Promote personal growth” is one of Cloudreach’s core values and as such we strongly encourage everyone in the business, from Project Managers to Sales, […]

Deploying reusable, higher level resources with AWS-CDK

Daniel Stamer 20th August 2018
Introducing the AWS CDK AWS recently released the Cloud Development Kit (CDK). According to the authors of the CDK, it is an infrastructure modeling framework that allows you to define your cloud resources using an imperative programming interface. The AWS CDK is basically a wrapper around CloudFormation, which abstracts CloudFormation definitions of AWS resources into […]

A Face in the Cloud – Zach Morgan, Business Development Consultant

Keep It Cloudy News 31st July 2018
Here at Cloudreach, we believe that the growth of a great business is fuelled by great people. It is our talented individuals that make Cloudreach the success it is. Zach Morgan, our Business Development Consultant, has been instrumental in helping us grow our cloudy presence in the Midwest. We caught up with him ahead of […]

Two Blocks Away is heading to re:Invent!

Hannah Robinson 26th July 2018
It all started with a Hackathon Hackathons are great events for improving and up-skilling people, whilst having fun, creating and innovating as a team. Two Blocks Away was an entrant to our .create() Hackathon, and it was such a fantastic concept that we’re taking it to re:Invent 2018! We were looking for something eye-catching that demonstrates […]

Motivating more Londoners to be active at the Active Travel Hackathon 2018

Lindsay Kim 26th June 2018
In this post, I share with great pleasure my experience of winning the Active Travel Hackathon 2018 on 12-13th June. The 2-day event was sponsored by Cloudreach, in partnership with Transport for London, AWS and Met Office.   The hackathon challenge The aim of this hackathon was to come up with solutions that encourage Londoners […]

How I became fully certified on AWS

Carlos Martell 5th June 2018
Back in February 2017, I got my first Amazon Web Services certification: AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate. I immediately became fascinated by the technology, to the point that I decided to challenge myself and obtain all AWS certifications (with the exception of the Cloud Practitioner certification) within one year. I am very lucky to […]