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WIT | Growing a Career in Global Deployment

​Join Jeff DeVerter as he and Lacey Skelton, Director of Global deployment, discuss her career from IT Recruiter to a senior leader at Rackspace Technology.


Our Featured Guest 

Lacey Skelton  |  Director, Global Technical Provisioning 

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Our Discussion + Resources

This week in Cloud

  1. Okta: "We made a mistake" delaying the Lapsus$ hack disclosure ( 
  2. AMD to Buy Cloud-Services Provider Pensando for $1.9 Billion | Barron's ( 

AWS Releases

  1. AWS Backup now allows you to restore virtual disks from protected copies of your VMware virtual machines ( 

Azure Releases

  1. Public preview: Azure Bastion support for Kerberos authentication | Azure updates | Microsoft Azure 

Google Releases

  1. Database Migration Service documentation  |  Google Cloud 

Job of the Day

  1. Visit Rackspace Jobs

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About the Authors

Jeff DeVerter

Chief Technical Evangelist

Jeff DeVerter

Jeff has 25 years of experience in IT and technology, and has worked at Rackspace Technology for over 10 years. Jeff is a proven strategic leader who has helped companies like American Express, Ralph Lauren, and Thompson Reuters create and execute against multi-year digital transformation strategies. During his time at Rackspace Technology, Jeff has launched and managed many of the products and services that Rackspace Technology offers, as well as supporting merger and acquisition activities to enhance those offerings. Jeff is the father of two young men and husband to his wife Michelle of 27 years. When not at Rackspace Technology or around San Antonio, you can find Jeff doing land restoration on his ranch in the Texas hill country.

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