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Upcoming AWS Sydney User Group

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

AWS re:Invent Recap


Couldn’t make the trip to Vegas for AWS re:Invent? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Join us at our next Meetup where we’ll recap the highlights.


Past Sections


Wednesday, 02 October 2019

Enterprise’s Guide to AWS Direct Connect & Transit Gateway


Wednesday, 06 November 2019

Automate your AWS Backup and recover in 30 seconds


The Sydney AWS User Group is attended by

Business (Sales, Management, etc)
Software Developer
Dev Engineers

Our presenters

Learn about the PolarSeven team and past presenters

Debanjan Basu

Cloud Engineering Team Lead, AC3

Cloud evangelist and inspirer, specialised in Cloud infrastructure/cost optimisation (budget contraction pa by 60% for AWS and 50% for Azure) with strong application performance acumen (increased 400% organic traffic on 16 sites for 0.3 million unique users monthly) in 1.5 years, with above 99% uptime – SLA within the business as well as for end users.

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Gerald Bachlmayr

Network Ambassador & Technical Principal, Contino

Gerald is an AWS Partner Network Ambassador and Technical Principal at Contino, focusing on AWS cloud native solutions. He is passionate about solving business problems with strategic Serverless solutions to enable quick release cycles, whilst also reducing cloud hosting fees. As a public speaker he is keen on sharing his insights and learnings with the community to make the cloud an even better place.

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Cornelius Mare

Director Security Solutions, Fortinet

In his presentation, Cornelius talked about containerisation and how they can facilitate the decoupling of monolithic applications.

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Amin Khatami

Senior Data Scientist and Tech Lead, Intellify

In his presentation Amin discussed the concept of time-series and why it is important in driving better business outcomes.

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Jason Bordujenko

Head of Solutions Architecture, Megaport

In his presentation Jason talked about AWS Direct Connect and Transit Gateway, and provides insights into how they can help you connect your on-prem environments to AWS.

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Laurie Briffett

Senior Account Executive, N2WS

In his presentation, Laurie discussed how to back up your AWS environment and protect it from threats such as ransomware, AZ failure and human error.

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Enjoy technical walkthroughs.
- Neil Caldwell
Unbelievable learning, great atmosphere, and icing on the cake is drinks and pizza!
- Anirudra Dasgupta

Great event, will be attending next month!

- Joel Stander

It was my first time attending the event and was great to meet like minded people.

- Andrew Louis

Presentations were quality and the location was perfect.

- Max Rice