is a weekly podcast with technical tips and career advice for people working in the cloud computing industry. 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 Cloud Computing Weekly at

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    037: Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

    In this episode I chat with Google Developer Expert (GDE) John Hanley about Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and what you need to know to get started.

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    036: Azure vs. AWS

    In this episode I chat with fellow Microsoft MVP Tim Warner and we discuss the differences and similarities of the Azure and AWS cloud platforms.

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    035: Staying Motivated in the IT Industry

    This week I'm switching up the format of the show because of a gap in our editorial calendar. Instead of interviewing a guest, I'm sharing an interview I did a couple of months ago where I explain how I stay motivated, what I'm focusing on, and how I recharge.

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    034: Cloud Native Patterns and Practices

    In this episode I chat with Cornelia Davis, Vice President Of Technology at Pivotal Software, about her new book "Cloud Native Patterns: Designing change-tolerant software".

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    033: Thriving Through Cloud Career Transition

    In this episode I chat with the legendary Jeffrey Snover, Microsoft Technical Fellow, Architect for Office 365, and Inventor of PowerShell about how to navigate your career as the industry shifts to a cloud first world.

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    032: High Performance Computing in the Cloud

    In this episode I had a chance to chat with Rob Lalonde VP & GM of Cloud at Univa Corporation. We discuss high performance computing (HPC) and why cloud providers now offer HPC nodes with state-of-the-art CPUs, GPUs, and high-performance storage and networking.

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    031: Serverless with AWS Lambda and Node.js

    In this episode I talk to Slobodan Stojanović and Aleksandar Simovic, AWS Serverless Heros, about serverless development with AWS Lambda and Node.js.

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    030: Cloud Native Ops with Ansible and Kubernetes

    In this episode I had a chance to chat with Chris Short from the Ansible team at RedHat. We discuss Ansible, Kubernetes, and the importance of building up your Linux skills as the industry transitions into a cloud native world. Chris is also a CNCF Ambassador and runs the DevOps, Cloud Native, and open source focused newsletter DevOps’ish.

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    029: Building Serverless Apps on AWS

    In this episode of I talk to Yan Cui, independent consultant and AWS Serverless Hero who has been running production workloads at scale in AWS since 2009.

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    028: Leveraging Your Existing Skills in the Cloud

    In this episode of I talk to Javed Sikander, CTO and VP at NetEnrich, about the current state of public cloud, and how you can leverage your existing skills when making a transition to a cloud-focused role.

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