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Marrying Security to your Infrastructure as Code

Join our host, Jeff DeVerter, to discuss how new security approaches are needed when infrastructure becomes code. Learn strategies to accomplish this from industry experts Gary Alterson and Aakash Shah in this week's CloudTalkLive!


Our Featured Guest 

Aakash Shah  |  Co-Founder & CTO, oak9 

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Gary Alterson  |  Vice President, Security Services, Rackspace Technology 

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Our Discussion + Resources

This week in Cloud

  1. Boeing Taps Amazon, Microsoft and Google for Cloud Mega-Deal ( 

  2. Google's cloud-based approach offers open ecosystem for data sharing | VentureBeat 

AWS Releases

  1. AWS IoT Device Management and AWS IoT Device Defender now support monitoring device metrics via ListMetricValues API ( 

Azure Releases

  1. Public preview: Capacity reservation support in AKS | Azure updates | Microsoft Azure 

Google Releases

  1. Features and capabilities of the Retail API  |  Google Cloud 

Job of the Day

  1. Rackspace Technology Jobs

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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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