FinOpsPod connects practitioners with the rest of the FinOps Foundation community. Real world practitioners will share their experiences and the Foundation team will share the latest news about the community. Learn more about the FinOps Foundation at www.finops.org.
Alison McIntyre - FinOps Knowledge & Embracing Fear
Episode 12 Alison McIntyre - FinOps Knowledge & Embracing Fear
Alison McIntyre, Cloud FinOps Lead at Lloyds Banking Group, discusses what it feels like to start the FinOps Certified Professional course, cloud native application migrations and the impact of risk and regulations. There is a moment for everyone in this episode!
https://learn.finops.org/path/finops-certified-professional (FinOps Certified Professional Course Information)
https://www.linkedin.com/in/alison-mcintyre-06b790b/ (Alison McIntyre | LinkedIn)
Tony Johnson - The One About Unit Economics
Episode 11 Tony Johnson - The One About Unit Economics
Tony Johnson, fresh from presenting on Unit Economics at FinOps X, talks with Joe about how to start and mature using unit economics to manage your cloud environment.
https://youtu.be/mZZ3sxUijJk?t=2820 (August FinOps Summit - Unit Economics Working Group Update)
https://www.finops.org/projects/introduction-cloud-unit-economics/ (Introduction to Cloud Unit Economics)
https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyrjohnson/ (Anthony "TJ" Johnson | LinkedIn)
Ursula LaVeck & Julia Harvey - What Comes After FinOps Adoption
Episode 10 Ursula LaVeck & Julia Harvey - What Comes After FinOps Adoption
Joe visits with some of his old friends and colleagues, Ursula LaVeck and Julia Harvey, to learn how they continued maturing their operations after implementing FinOps at their organizations.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/julia-harvey-16521b186/ (Julia Harvey | LinkedIn)
https://www.linkedin.com/in/lavecku/ (Ursula LaVeck, MBA | LinkedIn)
https://www.finops.org/membership/ (Join the FinOps Foundation Community Today)
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyl26lvnoySlGWlF5oNHvYA (FinOps Foundation - YouTube)
FinOps X 2022 | Austin, TX
Episode 9 FinOps X 2022 | Austin, TX
The first annual FinOps X conference was held in Austin, TX in June. Joe and Stacy wrap it up and talk about the Ballroom B Wolfpack and the rest of our amazing community that showed up and embraced being together at the first FinOps conference. Includes interviews with Eli Mansoor, Dieter Matzion, Aaron Edell, Mike Eisenstien, Alee Whitman, Dann Berg, Michelle Dupuis and many more!
https://www.amazon.com/Mastering-AWS-Cost-Optimization-operational/dp/B09WQBH7VV/ref=sr_1_1?crid=JEALF4NRDQPW&keywords=Mastering+AWS+Cost+Optimization%3A+Real-world+technical+and+operational+cost-saving+best+practices&qid=1657553862&s=books&sprefix=mastering+aws+cost+optimization+real-world+technical+and+operational+cost-saving+best+practices%2Cstripbooks%2C63&sr=1-1-catcorr (Mastering AWS Cost Optimization: Real-world technical and operational cost-saving best practices)
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyl26lvnoySlGWlF5oNHvYA (FinOps Foundation - FinOps X recordings)
FinOpsPod Voicemail: GreenOps
Episode 8 FinOpsPod Voicemail: GreenOps
FinOpsPod checks their voicemail and receives a question on GreenOps from Prabha Palanivelu. Mark Butcher swoops in and provides a quick answer and pitches you to join the FinOps Foundation Sustainability Working Group. To join the working group, join the Foundation to get Slack access and join the channel #wg-finops-for-sustainability.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/prabhagaran-palanivelu-90b26177/ (Prabhagaran Palanivelu | LinkedIn)
https://www.speakpipe.com/msg/s/268907/7/a2d1l3ptxmgh622m (Leave FinOpsPod a voicemail)
https://www.linkedin.com/in/markbutcher/ (Mark Butcher | LinkedIn)
Pedro Veloso - Bridging the Gap Between Finance & I.T.
Episode 7 Pedro Veloso - Bridging the Gap Between Finance & I.T.
The Finance episode! Pedro Veloso, International Man of FinOps, has performed FinOps-style roles in Brazil and Germany. Joe and Pedro discuss finance diving into the world of cloud, some of the misconceptions, the challenges and the problems that need to be worked on in order to provide data for real-time decision making.
Also, special-guest appearance by Finn the Dog.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/pedro-matos-veloso-3592b792/ (Pedro Matos Veloso | LinkedIn)
https://www.pmtoday.co.uk/spotify-scaling-agile-model/#:~:text=Squads%3A%20The%20Basic%20Unit%20of,working%20on%20one%20specific%20area (Spotify Scaling Agile Model - PM Today)