Feb 28 2017

IDC Cloud Computing Forecast Should Be a Wake-up Call for Software Companies

Crystal Bedell

Many companies continue to have concerns about moving their software products to the cloud. We understand. Transitioning to a SaaS business model is a big change that’s not without risk. But if you’re holding out because you think cloud is a passing fad or that your customers will continue to buy from you regardless of […] …

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Feb 20 2017

Meet Our RBN Team – Ryan T.

Amy Begin

What do you do here at RBN? I am a Cloud Solutions Engineer. I work closely with clients through operational concerns during migrations to the cloud and AWS or greenfield cloud-ready development. Frequently, I find myself examining applications for suitability for autoscaling, helping decompose existing applications from a monolithic design to micr …

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Feb 18 2017

Broadcasting Live: How To Pull Off an AWS RDS Migration with Zero Downtime

Amy Begin

Imagine migrating your AWS RDS databases running in EC2-Classic to a VPC—without taking them down or prohibiting writes for any length of time. What do you do? Spencer Thomas and his team at ITHAKA faced this very problem, and they came up with a solution that enabled them to move the databases while maintaining continuous […] …

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Feb 14 2017

Preview: How to Pull Off an AWS RDS Migration with Zero Downtime

Amy Begin

Imagine migrating your AWS RDS databases running in EC2-Classic to a VPC—without taking them down or prohibiting writes for any length of time. What do you do? Spencer Thomas and his team at ITHAKA faced this very problem, and they came up with a solution that enabled them to move the databases while maintaining continuous […] …

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Feb 7 2017

Introduction to ES6 and Angular 2

Adam Goodnight

Some time ago, after Adobe Flash had fallen to the forces of the open source army, many veterans of Flash such as myself found a home in JavaScript. From the perspective of a designer/Flash-type person, I am here to tell you why Angular 2 makes life easier in the world of web applications and why […] …

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