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January 16, 2020
- By
Jonathan LaCour

How to Build Microservices on AWS

In the second and final post in this series, learn how to build microservices on AWS as well as some Mission and AWS case studies featuring customers who leveraged microservices for their businesses.

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January 14, 2020
- By
Jason Gay

Why AWS Cost Optimization Should be Part of Your Ongoing Cloud Strategy

Working with an AWS Managed Service Provider can help companies maximize immediate and long-term economic and performance benefits. Learn more about AWS Cost Optimization in this article.

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January 9, 2020
- By
Jonathan LaCour

Go Faster with Microservices: From Monolithic to Cloud-Native

In the first installment in this series, learn about the key benefits and potential challenges of microservices.

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January 8, 2020
- By
Jason Gay

Windows Workload Optimization on AWS

Learn why running Windows workloads on AWS can be more cost-efficient than running Windows applications on-premises.

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January 2, 2020
- By
Eric Ethridge

AWS CloudFormation vs. Terraform: Which One Should You Choose?

Learn more about the differences between infrastructure as code tools AWS CloudFormation and Terraform to determine which one is right for you.

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December 19, 2019
- By
Alex Beal

Comparing AWS Savings Plans and Reserved Instances

This blog post explores the differences between AWS Savings Plans, Reserved Instances, and Mission’s Reserved Instance Optimization (RIO) Program.

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December 18, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

Mission’s 2019 End-of-Year Recap

Learn more about what Mission accomplished in 2019.

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December 12, 2019
- By
Jonathan Morse

Takeaways from re:Invent: A Solutions Architect Perspective

A recap of re:Invent from a Solutions Architect on the Mission team.

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December 10, 2019
- By
Brian Yung

AWS Serverless Architecture Economic Advantages and Benefits

Serverless architectures offer companies several key advantages. Here, we discuss the economic advantages and benefits of AWS serverless architecture.

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December 5, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

Moving Your SaaS Platforms to AWS: Four Reasons Why it’s a Good Idea

Learn more about why moving your SaaS platform to AWS will increase your organization’s agility and productivity.

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December 3, 2019
- By
Sanjay Garje

The Advantages of AWS Control Tower

By partnering with an experienced third party such as Mission, companies can maximize the compliance and governance benefits of the AWS Control Tower.

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November 26, 2019
- By
Jonathan LaCour

[Video] Mission Managed APM

Learn more about Mission’s Application Performance Monitoring (APM) service, which provides deep, real-time insights into application performance.

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November 12, 2019
- By
Jake Malmad

Leveraging AWS Fargate’s Advantages for Container Launching

Here, we discuss AWS Fargate advantages and give examples of where and when Fargate may be the preferred mode for launching containers in EC2.

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November 5, 2019
- By
Jonathan LaCour

[Video] Mission Managed Cloud

Learn more about how Mission Managed Cloud provides first-class management of your AWS cloud infrastructure, so you can focus on growing your business.

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October 29, 2019
- By
Mike Boudreau

AWS Cost Optimization: Architect Your AWS Environment to Save Money

There is a lot of information out there about saving money on AWS, but a lot of it comes with a catch. In this blog post, the Director of Cloud Optimization at Mission, Mike Boudreau, will identify these potential snags and how to avoid them, so you can optimize your success in the cloud.

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