Top 5 Pitfalls of Cloud Adoption

Here at C2S Consulting Group, we have helped many customers adopt and migrate their applications into the cloud and promote how important it is to having a strategy and starting with best practices which will save you a lot of time, money, and heartache. There is a lot to learn and some pitfalls to avoid in[…]

re:Invent 2017 Recap!

C2S Consulting Group had a great time in Las Vegas, Nevada attending re:Invent, which hosted over 40,000 attendees with activities, sessions, workshops, games, and breakouts spread across 5 hotels! We learned of many new AWS services and the future vision of cloud from keynote speakers such as CEO Andy Jassy and CTO Werner Vogels. Many[…]

The New Network Load Balancer

As of September 7, 2017, Amazon introduced the Network Load Balancer (NLB) which is designed to handle tens of millions of requests per second while maintaining high throughput at ultra low latency. The Network Load Balancer is API-compatible with the Application Load Balancer, including full programmatic control of Target Groups and Targets. Here is a[…]

Amazon EC2 P3 Instances

The next generation of EC2 compute-optimized GPU instances became available on October 25, 2017. P3 instances are powered by up to 8 of the latest-generation NVIDIA Tesla V100 GPUs and are ideal for computationally advanced workloads such as machine learning (ML), high performance computing (HPC), data compression, and cryptography. They are also ideal for specific industry[…]

re:Invent 2017 – Tips and Tricks!

re:Invent is Almost Here! The session catalog is out!  Start picking out sessions you would like to attend.  Level 300 and 400 are deep dive sessions.  The level 200 sessions are more of intro-level marketing speak.  Thursday the 19th at 2PM Pacific Time you can start registering for reserved seating.  This is highly recommended.  The[…]

AWS Public Sector Summit 2017

C2S Consulting Group is very excited to have participated in the AWS Public Sector Summit in Washington, DC June 2017. The summit had a staggering 10,000 attendees, and we were very happy to be part of it! We had a booth setup and enjoyed talking to everyone about cloud adoption, cloud migration, our C2S innovation lab,[…]

The Importance of Configuration Management

Configuration management (CM) focuses on establishing and maintaining consistency of a product’s performance, and its functional and physical attributes with its requirements, design, and operational information throughout its life. CM streamlines the delivery of software and applications by automating the build out of systems quickly and efficiently. It can be used by management and engineers[…]

Seattle Hackathon May 2017

C2S Consulting Group participated in the ExpeditionHacks 2017 hosted by BlueCompass LLC for NGA in Seattle Washington. The main theme of the contest was Curation for Curators. Participants of the Hackathon were tasked to create a project to help national security decision makers gather information quickly from various sources. Then refine, prioritize, and suggest the most relevant content to build briefing books.[…]

Working at C2S Consulting Group

It’s an exciting time to work at C2S Consulting Group! In 2016, C2SCG was recognized by a variety of publishers, including PR Log, Network World, and National Defense Magazine. C2SCG was also awarded one of CIO Review’s 20 Most Promising Cloud Solutions Provider and Most Innovative Cloud Migration Solutions Provider by TMT News. In less[…]

Wrapping up 2016 with C2S Consulting Group

2016 has been quite a year for C2S Consulting Group! We have just celebrated our one-year anniversary in May! Some of the highlights for this year include: Teamed up with Amazon Web Services, C2S Consulting Group has hosted several Lunch & Learns for our industry partners. Each Lunch & Learn had a AWS/C2S focus including:[…]