John McKim

VP of Product & Technology at A Cloud Guru, Serverless enthusiast, writer, home cook and terrible gardener.

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I'm John, the VP of Product & Technology at A Cloud Guru.

I enjoy writing and speaking about technology and building teams.

I live and work in Melbourne, Australia.

In my last article, I wrote about the Architectural and Securityissues you will face when going serverless. In this article, I want to explore the effect of outsourcing to fully managed service providers.

November 16, 2016

I presented this talk at the River City Labs. I introduced Serverless and demonstrated creating a Serverless project.

November 10, 2016

I presented this talk for the inaugural Brisbane Serverless Meetup. I introduced Serverless and discussed the factors to consider when adopting Serverless

November 10, 2016

In my last article, I wrote about how going serverless may affect your People and DevOps. In this article, I want to explore how Serverless affect application Architecture and Security...

October 31, 2016

Serverless Architectures are an emerging trend in cloud computing. If you have been to an AWS summit or developer day this year (2016), Serverless has been a major theme. AWS is not the only provider pushing serverless...

October 19, 2016

I presented this talk at the Serverless Sydney meetup. I focus on explaining what I had built, the choices I made and what I learnt. We were a bit short on time, but it was a fun night with lots of questions at the end.

October 13, 2016

I presented this talk at the BrisJS meetup. I introduced Serverless and demonstrated an example Serverless project. It was a great night with lots of questions at the end.

October 10, 2016

Over the last few weeks I have been writing about solving a problem I have with my garden. I often forget to water my plants so I created a dashboard and notification system to help...

September 19, 2016