“The cloud is the new Mainframe”

FinOps Principals

When optimizing your cloud deployments for financial efficiency you can leverage tools the cloud provider has offered up to assist with forecasting your costs.

For example we can watch the AWS Cost Explorer to manage our on-demand, reserved and spot cost — however, optimum…


When working remotely during Covid and splitting time between various home office locations that include a basement laboratory — watch your Radon levels. You may need to do some mitigation when spending extended periods underground.

I have been meaning to test the radon(222) levels for a while — it looks…

Michael O'Brien

Java/AWS Architect — obrienlabs.cloud

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