Cloud On-Demand Webinar

How to build a cloud-first strategy + 5 mistakes to avoid

Cloud computing is the #1 strategic investment for businesses looking to drive innovation and improve speed to market. But migrating your apps and talent to the cloud requires leadership that goes well beyond a lift-and-shift mindset.

We’re talking with Deloitte’s Chief Cloud Strategy Officer, David Linthicum, about the most common leadership mistakes to avoid with cloud computing—and more importantly, what to do instead.

Meet our presenters

David Linthicum

Chief Cloud Strategy Officer at Deloitte

David Linthicum is a top technology innovator in cloud computing, edge computing, and security concepts. David is a best-selling author of over 15 books and over 7,000 articles. He’s pioneered many business-related technology concepts, including Enterprise Application Integration (EAI). He’s an innovator within Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) and cloud computing—especially the use of cloud computing for digital transformations.  

David currently serves as Deloitte’s Chief Cloud Strategy Officer, where he drives new innovations and market offerings, leads people and projects, and provides thought leadership.

Drew Firment

SVP of Cloud Transformation at A Cloud Guru, a Pluralsight Company

Drew works closely with business and technology leaders to accelerate cloud adoption by migrating talent to the cloud. Drew was previously Director of Cloud Engineering at Capital One where he led enterprise cloud operations within their Cloud Center of Excellence and migrated the early adopters of Amazon Web Services (AWS) into production. He founded Capital One's cloud engineering college that drove a large-scale talent transformation, and earned a patent for measuring cloud adoption and maturity. Drew is recognized by Amazon as an AWS Community Hero for his ongoing efforts to build inclusive and sustainable learning communities.

In this on-demand webinar

You’ll learn how to:

  • Approach multicloud more strategically
  • Architect solutions from the outside in
  • Develop, retain, and attract cloud talent

Whether you’re looking to migrate to the cloud or expand your footprint, make sure you join us for actionable insights to help you maximize your investment in cloud computing.

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