Everest Group, a consulting company providing advice on global services to companies, publishes its annual PEAK Matrix assessments on service products and solutions to assist companies in making decisions on selecting the service provider. Everest Group performs its evaluations in several market areas, including Enterprise Cloud Application Services. In 2014, EPAM Cloud was first mentioned in the PEAK Matrix as an emerging player on the cloud services market.
The post explains the functioning of AWS Lambda Service and the basics of its usage in the context of building serverless architectures.
Forrester is a market research company which studies technology and its trends and influence and provides technology consultations to enterprises. One of its report categories is Vendor Landscapes, reports analyzing and comparing service providers in a specific technology area. In 2014, EPAM Orchestrator was included in Forrester's Vendor Landscape: Private Cloud Overview comparing more than 30 cloud service providers in different aspects of technology and service.
EPAM Systems has rightfully earned its place among Microsoft Azure's partners. As Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform Partner, EPAM delivers a whole range of services assisting in developing Azure-based cloud solutions and migrating the business infrastructures to Azure. In order to provide comprehensive and professional service, EPAM supports a dedicated Microsoft Competency Center staffed with certified experts.
The post describes the specifics of automation and configuration management from the perspective of Berkshelf - a tool for automating the resolution of Chef cookbook dependencies. Berkshelf is rather widely used in EPAM, so new techniques and flows can always come in handy for the rest of the EPAM community, as well as for developers outside EPAM.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise became the winner of the open tender announced by EPAM Systems to select an automation cloud platform. Cooperation with HPE laid a solid foundation of EPAM Orchestrator in its improved and enhanced form.
Another expertise share by EPAM developers on Habrahabr - the experience of working with AWS Test Drive which is essentially a package of ready technical solutions by Amazon partners presented as test labs.