cloud architecture

AI Large Language Models

Armchair Architects: LLMs and Architects (Part 1)

In this inaugural episode of season four of the Armchair Architects series, David, Uli, and Eric dive into the work of Large Language Models (LLMs) and the impact they could have on the role of the cloud solution architect. This is the first part of a two-part episode. Resources • Large language models (LLMs) on […]

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Azure

Armchair Architects: Concentration Risk

In this episode of the Azure Enablement Show, Uli, Eric, and David discuss the risks of concentrating your solution on one technology and how to avoid what Uli terms ‘silly miracles’ and ‘shiny objects’. Concentration risk is defined in the financial sector as an over-investment or over-indexing in a specific area to the detriment of […]

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Azure Data

Data and Apps—How is data changing (Part 1)

This video is from Microsoft Developer. On the Azure Enablement Show, we’ve had several discussions about how applications are changing, which made us think that data is probably changing as well. In this two-part conversation, David Blank-Edelman talks to Uli Homann and Eric Charran—our Armchair Architects—the shift from systems-of-record to real-time analytics and synchronous processing […]

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Azure Big Data Data

Armchair Architects: Data Mesh Architecture

Data meshes are an architectural pattern for implementing enterprise data platforms in large, complex organizations. Data meshes help scale analytics adoption beyond a single platform and a single implementation team. In this episode of the  Azure Enablement Show, David, Uli, and Eric discuss what makes up a data mesh, what data meshes do (and don’t […]

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Azure

Armchair Architects: So, you want to build a platform (Part 1)

In this episode of the Azure Enablement Show, David Blank-Edelman talks to the Armchair Architects, Uli Homann and Eric Charran about what architects think about different platforms: What are the different kinds of platforms? When should you build one? What factors should be considered when designing them? What business problems can they solve?

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Azure

Cloud Migration or App Build with an Architectural Foundation

As you migrate or build new solutions in the Cloud with Azure Landing Zones, set yourself up for success with a set of reference environments that provide an operational foundation to host your workloads in Azure. Azure Landing Zones gives you the building blocks and scaffolding at the workload or organizational level to ensure any […]

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