March 16–17, 2015: Training
March 17–19, 2015: Conference
Boston, MA

Bill Wilder
Chief Technology Officer, Finomial Corporation

Website | @codingoutloud

Bill Wilder is CTO at Finomial, a financial services firm serving the global hedge fund industry. Over more than 25 years in the software field, Bill has been a hands-on architect, consultant, trainer, speaker, writer, and community leader. For the past few years, he has been consultant to start-ups and giant companies (including Microsoft) as well as a community leader focused on helping companies and individuals succeed with the cloud, usually using the Azure cloud platform. Bill began working with Azure when it was unveiled at the Microsoft PDC in 2008 and subsequently founded Boston Azure, the first/oldest Azure-focused user group in the world in October 2009. Bill is recognized by Microsoft as an Azure MVP and an Azure Insider, and is the author of the book Cloud Architecture Patterns, published by O’Reilly in September 2012. Bill can be found blogging at and on Twitter at @codingoutloud.


10:45am–12:15pm Wednesday, 03/18/2015
Cloud, Fundamentals
Location: 306
Tags: cloud
Bill Wilder (Finomial Corporation)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 16 ratings)
Helping architects map what they know already into public cloud platforms like AWS and Azure. A lot of what they know translates well, but there are some easy mistakes to make because there are some surprising differences in architecting for the cloud. This talk will introduce some of the most important differences, introduced first as mistakes (anti-patterns), then how to do it right. Read more.