Sep 20 2016

AWS, Azure and RightBrain: Two Clouds, One Cloud App Development Firm

Crystal Bedell

As a cloud application development firm we’d be doing our customers a disservice if we didn’t partner with the leading cloud service providers. While AWS continues to be a strong market leader, we can’t deny Microsoft’s considerable market growth. That’s why we partner with both AWS and Azure.Microsoft recently publish …

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Aug 30 2016

Cloud Development Firm RightBrain Networks Named One of the Best Places to Work in Michigan

Jamie Taralunga

RightBrain Networks (800) 931-8354 www.rightbrainnetworks.com Twitter: @RightBrain_Net Ann Arbor, Mich., August 30, 2016 – Cloud development firm RightBrain Networks announced today that it has been awarded Crain’s 2016 Cool Places to Work in Michigan for the second time in a row. This year, RightBrain ranked No. 17. The biennial award, which i …

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Jul 28 2016

An Inside Glimpse of RightBrain Networks

Crystal Bedell

CEO Jamie Begin launched RightBrain Networks in a 10×12-foot room with no windows. Today, we operate out of a beautiful 4,466 square-foot office in downtown Ann Arbor, and we’re on track to double in size and revenue for the fourth year in a row. In this video, CEO Jamie Begin shares RightBrain’s history and what […] …

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May 13 2016

RightBrain CEO’s Interview with the Michigan Business Network

Crystal Bedell

As a recipient of the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch award, RightBrain CEO Jamie Begin was interviewed by the Michigan Business Network. During the four-minute interview, Jamie talks about his professional history and how RightBrain Networks has grown from being an early adopter of cloud computing to a rapidly growing cloud consulting firm helping …

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Feb 29 2016

Top 8 Gotchas of Working with AWS Lambda

Jamie Begin

AWS Lambda is among Amazon’s cutting edge services designed to allow you to build microservices using serverless architecture. It’s an exciting technology (I’ll get to why in a second), but like being an early adopter of anything, it does require some patience. I’ve encountered a number of gotchas while working with AWS Lambda that I [&hell …

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May 11 2015

DevOps Isn’t a Job

Jamie Begin

It’s still fairly early in the year but if I had to bet on which term would unseat “cloud” as the most hackneyed tech buzzword of 2015, my money would be on “DevOps.”  Just spend an afternoon browsing job postings and you’d think that the world no longer wants application support engineers or sysadmins.  Everyone [… …

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Dec 8 2014

Amazon Web Services Recognizes RightBrain Networks as a Managed Service Partner

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From our press release: RightBrain Networks was recently recognized by Amazon Web Services as a Managed Service Partner within their APN Program. AWS announced the new AWS Managed Service Program to its partner network at the re:Invent conference in Las Vegas early last month. Kelly Hartman, AWS Global Segment Leader for MSPs, is responsible for [& …

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Mar 9 2013

Why an EC2 Instance Isn’t a Server

Jamie Begin

At Re:Invent, the AWS conference in Vegas last November, Amazon’s CTO, Werner Vogels, made an interesting observation during his keynote address: “An EC2 instance is not a server—it’s a building block.” This sounded suspiciously like a tagline a car manufacturer might use to convince me that their car “isn’t ju …

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