is a weekly podcast with technical tips and career advice for people working with cloud-native technologies. This show is for developers, IT pros, or anyone making a career move into the cloud. Episodes will be short and to the point and will regularly feature experts who share their experiences.

This show is hosted by Mike Pfeiffer, a twenty-year tech industry veteran, entrepreneur, Pluralsight author, and Microsoft Azure MVP. If you enjoy the show and want more tips delivered to your mailbox every week, subscribe to CloudSkills Weekly at

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    067: Breaking into Cloud and DevOps

    In this episode I catch up with Michael Levan on his journey into cloud and DevOps, and we share some ideas on how you can do the same.

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    066: Cloud Transformation Foundations

    What's working well for organizations on their cloud journey? What are the patterns and practices of the ones that seem to be having the most success? I share some of my thoughts in this quick episode.

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    065: Cloud Transformation in the Enterprise

    In this episode I chat with Patrick Hubbard from SolarWinds about cloud transformation in the enterprise, what to consider when it comes to multi-cloud computing, and how to get started with monitoring applications in the cloud.

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    064: The Truth about Cloud Certifications

    In this episode I chat with Ned Bellavance and Ethan Banks about the foggy path to cloud certification. What if you chose poorly? How do you prepare? And how do you deal with failure? We answer these questions in this episode and share our own experiences with cloud certification.

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    063: Azure Hybrid Cloud with Thomas Maurer

    In this episode I catch up with Thomas Maurer to discuss Azure hybrid cloud scenarios and we answer a bunch of questions from a live audience.

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    062: Infrastructure as Code with Ned Bellavance

    In this episode I chat with fellow Pluralsight Author and MS MVP Ned Bellavance about working with Terraform, Packer, ARM Templates, Multi-Cloud, and much more.

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    061: Dive into Kubernetes with Nigel Poulton

    In this episode I catch up with world renowned Docker and Kubernetes author Nigel Poulton. We had a great conversation about how to navigate the world of cloud native computing in 2020 and beyond.

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    059: How to Decide Between Azure and AWS?

    In this episode I catch up with fellow cloud architects Nicolas Blank, Warren du Toit, and Chris Goosen to discuss the determining factors of choosing Azure or AWS.

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    058: DevOps vs. SRE

    In this episode I catch up with Josh Duffney to discuss the differences between DevOps and Site Reliability Engineering (SRE).

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