Author Archives: Shanthi Kumar V

About Shanthi Kumar V

I am a three decades globally experienced IT professional. Worked for many Large IT services companies. With different roles played in Technical and non-technical areas. Currently I do IT Consultancy and trainings as an independent consultant from India. I am keen in sharing my knowledge and practices through blogs and videos. Please visit my youtube channel: Shanthi Kumar V, for different topics based videos. You can see my detailed profile on I also do online/classroom trainings on the topics related to my blogs published on this site. I support globally for the IT projects transition/migration and teams transformation into latest technology. Thanks and I appreciate on visiting my site for your time. Let me know if I am helpful for you. E-mail me I also manage the DevOps Practices Group on FB.

Cloud: What is infra scaling and how Autoscale works in AWS ?


Cloud: What is infra scaling and how Autoscale works in AWS ?

In any traditional infrastructure, we can see scaling up and down the network or servers can be done through tools or manually.

In Cloud service we can do these activities using a Cloud service.

If we consider the AWS services, Autoscale is the service to monitor and add the needed VMs or delete the unused instances from the network [VPC/Subnet].

The attached video has the class discussion on this topic.







How can you start your 2nd innings with Cloud job market ?

If you are from Legacy infra background and legacy infra projects are getting nullified from your IT services company.

Please note; the Technology trending brings out always to flush out the legacy practices.

And you might have been warned by your employer/client  to look for another job in the current job market with a caution of pink slip!!

  1. Can you get the job with legacy infra practices/experience, when all the IT infra setup is getting moved into Cloud to save the cost ?

  2. Do you think the recruiting teams are going to consider your legacy resume ?

  3. What are you going to do ?

  4. How to become competent learner ?

  5. How to avoid your life threating stress ?

  6. How to cope up with fast learning skills ?

  7. How to plan to focus and beat the current job market without wasting your time?

  8. How to save your time and continue to get the payslip with another employer ?

You might feel its a million dollar question  at this time.

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Please watch the below 10 mts video to get relief on your stress.

I have given the similar advise to Storage engineers to utilize effectively their time in their 2nd innings.

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What will be the IT storage cost savings through Cloud conversion?

How can you plan and move to Cloud storage ?

  • In global IT field, there are numerous Storage companies and having Billion Dollar Business years together.

  • There are lacks of Storage engineers  working for these companies globally.

  • There are millions of customers still using these services without moving into Cloud.

  • If they move into Cloud the following savings can occur.

But, what will be the future of  Storage Engineer ?

How to safeguard their job in IT industry ?

What skills they need to learn on war footing base ?

You can see the below image with estimation/guidelines:

Storage-conversion-Cloud-Cost Savings-1.png

The same blog contents were discussed in a 10 mts video:

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Why do you need to learn domain knowledge?:



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What will be the size of Cloud market in IT by 2022 ?


How will be the Job Market for Cloud?
You need to read this news published by PTI, to assess the value of the Cloud Market:

The above news is for India only. Globally it should be more than 10 million people might be required.

I think by now you understand the value of learning Cloud computing.

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You can also compare the SAA Salary among all the roles being played with AWS:



How to create AWS S3 Bucket


What are the major benefits of Cloud ?

If somebody want to learn the benefits/usage of the Cloud, look into this!!

How the Infrastructure cost and maintenance was managed in traditional model ?
What is Capital expenses ?
What is Variable/operational cost ?
When we use Cloud; which one is going to be saved under Infra cost for an IT company ?
When we adopt Cloud; what are the major advantages ?
How Human/Machine resources cost can be reduced by implementing Cloud in an IT company ?
How Agility/Speed can be used by implementing Cloud Infra ?
How Economics can be applied with Cloud ?
How the IT company can focus only on business [not on Infra worries]?

The attached Video has the same discussions.



For detailed coaching on Cloud Architect contact in FB.
Already 10-15+ Yrs IT Infra professionals are attending to it to convert into this role.

To see some of the course classes, visit:


Benefits of Cloud

DevOps Practices & FAQs -3 [Domain area]

For your DevOps job interviews coaching contact in FB.

Please note pre-requisites:
You should have attended/practiced tools sessions already.


Please read the previous FAQs series also: Devops-practices-faqs-1


If you want to know the above knowledge visit the below class video:

FB-DevOps-Practices Group-page

Following videos are made to elaborate on the need and advantages of thinking on conversion into DevOps Practices by IT Companies and the Professionals. Comparative reports have been incorporated.




What are the main activities you need to do before planning for cloud conversion?


What are the main activities you need to do before planning for cloud conversion?

Obviously, rather than thinking on the screen operations of a Cloud services products we need to understand your current network architecture.
Your network architecture is like software product.
Think, this product you are migrating to Cloud. Then you need to drill down each of the Network domains. Understand the public/private subnets how they were configured? How the IPs were used ?
Then you need to understand the cloud services vendor [which you want to use to migrate into it] products to map to your network components.
Then you need to compare with the cloud services components.

If you are looking for similar Cloud Architect Coaching with AWS, Please contact.

Already 15+ yrs Infra experienced professionals are undergoing this kind of coaching to become sound Cloud Architect with AWS.

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I have started a Cloud Practices group to educate/share the IT professionals with this kind of domain knowledge. The below link can be used to join/apply: