Gareth Rushgrove emphasized the importance of cloud portability in a world of Infrastructure and Platform as a Service, offering examples taken from the development of GOV.UK.
Gareth Rushgrove is Technical Architect at the Government Digital Service, part of the UK Government. He blogs on morethanseven.net and curates the DevOpsWeekly newsletter. He's previously organized local BarCamps, technology user groups and helped out on the board of the hugely interesting Thinking Digital conference. Twittter: @garethr Blog: www.garethrushgrove.com
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