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October 24, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

Updates to Mission’s AWS Pricing Calculator — Learn More

Mission has updated its AWS Pricing Calculator, which was created to help companies eliminate wasteful spending on AWS. Check out our video to learn more.

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October 22, 2019
- By
Jake Malmad

Docker Containers on AWS? Use Elastic Beanstalk or Elastic Container Services

Containers accelerate application development and deployment. Companies moving to AWS should consider this approach when developing new applications or refactoring existing applications. AWS offers two options to support containers - Elastic Beanstalk and EC2 Container Service.

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October 17, 2019
- By
Jonathan LaCour

Migrating Your Microsoft Windows Workloads to AWS: What You Need to Know

Learn more about why so many customers are choosing to move their Microsoft Windows workloads to AWS.

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October 15, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

How an AWS Migration Readiness Assessment can Ensure Success and Minimize Risk

Migrating data and applications from on-premises data centers to the cloud can be a major undertaking; to avoid delays, problems, and any number of things that can go sideways during migration we offer the following items to seriously consider to help you assess your AWS migration readiness.

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October 8, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

DevOps Best Practices for the Cloud

An AWS Premier Consulting Partner can help customers apply DevOps best practices to optimize code deployment speed, reliability, and scalability with containerization and infrastructure as code. Learn more in this post.

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October 4, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

Mission Earns Comparably Award for Best Employee Perks and Benefits

Mission’s win for Best Employee Perks and Benefits adds to the company’s four other Comparably award wins announced earlier this year.

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October 1, 2019
- By
Mark Medina

Why Managed Services May be Your Best Cloud Strategy

A managed services cloud strategy gives your organization technical and financial benefits in-house staff simply can’t provide.

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September 27, 2019
- By
Jonathan LaCour

Making Sense of Serverless: AWS Lambda Use Cases

In the third and final blog post in the “Making Sense of Serverless” series, Mission CTO Jonathan LaCour discusses some practical AWS Lambda use cases.

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September 26, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

How and Why You Should Enable the AWS Cost and Usage Report (CUR) - For <$1.00/Yr.

Learn more about why enabling the Cost and Usage Report (CUR) functionality is critical to maximizing cost optimization in the AWS Cloud.

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September 24, 2019
- By
Luke Reimer

Running KIAM on EKS

EKS is Amazon’s managed Kubernetes offering. Running Kubernetes on AWS is great! We can dynamically deploy all of the workloads that we want to use on Kubernetes and have all of the provisioned services like RDS or Elasticache that we want as well. Best of both worlds!

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September 19, 2019
- By
Jonathan LaCour

Making Sense of Serverless blog series #2

In the second installment of the “Making Sense of Serverless” series, Mission CTO Jonathan LaCour discusses the benefits and challenges of serverless.

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September 13, 2019
- By
Jonathan LaCour

Making Sense of Serverless blog series

Mission CTO Jonathan LaCour explores the history of compute, storage and “serverful architecture” that has led up to the AWS Lambda “serverless” era we are in today.

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September 11, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

Architect, Migrate, Manage, and Optimize AWS Cloud Environments and Infrastructure

Regardless of where you are in your cloud journey, an experienced AWS Premier Consulting Partner can help obtain maximum value from your AWS cloud investment. Opportunity to amplify Mission’s AMMO concept.

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September 10, 2019
- By
Jackie Berkman

Mission Achieves Premier Consulting Partner Status in the Amazon Web Services Partner Network

Mission, a managed services provider in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network, is now an official AWS Premier Consulting Partner.

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September 5, 2019
- By
Derek Zandt

AWS Windows Migration Doesn’t Have to be Daunting and Disruptive

Companies facing EOL for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 can ease the pain of migration by working with an AWS Consulting Partner who has successfully accomplished migrations for many other clients.

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