AWS Heroes go above and past to share information with the neighborhood and assist others construct higher and sooner on AWS. Final month we launched the AWS Heroes Content material Library, a centralized place the place Builders can discover inspiration and study from AWS Hero authored instructional content material together with blogs, movies, slide shows, podcasts, open supply tasks, and extra. As technical communities evolve new Heroes proceed to emerge, and every quarter we acknowledge an excellent group of people from around the globe whose influence on neighborhood knowledge-sharing is important and tremendously appreciated.
At this time we’re happy to introduce the latest AWS Heroes, together with the primary Heroes primarily based in Cameroon and Malaysia:
Denis Astahov – Vancouver, Canada
Group Hero Denis Astahov is a Options Architect at OpsGuru, the place he automates and develops numerous cloud options with Infrastructure as Code utilizing Terraform. Denis owns the YouTube channel ADV-IT, the place he teaches individuals about a wide range of IT and particularly DevOps matters, together with AWS, Terraform, Kubernetes, Ansible, Jenkins, Git, Linux, Python, and lots of others. His channel has greater than 70,000 subscribers and over 7,000,000 views, making it some of the fashionable free sources for AWS and DevOps information within the Russian talking neighborhood. Denis has greater than 10 cloud certifications, together with 7 AWS Certifications.
Ivonne Roberts – Tampa, USA
Serverless Hero Ivonne Roberts is a Principal Software program Engineer with over fifteen years of software program improvement expertise, together with ten years working with AWS and greater than 5 years constructing serverless purposes. In recent times, Ivonne has begun sharing that business information with the higher software program engineering neighborhood. On her weblog ivonneroberts.com and her YouTube channel Serverless DevWidgets, Ivonne focuses on demystifying and eradicating the hurdles of adopting serverless structure and on simplifying the software program improvement lifecycle.
Kaushik Mohanraj – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Group Hero Kaushik Mohanraj is a Director at Blazeclan Applied sciences, Malaysia. An avid cloud practitioner, Kaushik has expertise within the analysis of well-architected options and is an envoy for cloud applied sciences and digital transformation. Kaushik holds 10 lively AWS Certifications, which assist him to offer related and optimum options. Kaushik is eager to construct a neighborhood he thrives in and therefore joined AWS Consumer Group Malaysia as a co-organizer in 2019. He’s additionally the co-director of Ladies in Massive Knowledge – Malaysia Chapter, with an intention to construct and supply a platform for girls in know-how.
Luc van Donkersgoed – Utrecht, The Netherlands
DevTools Hero Luc van Donkersgoed is a geek at coronary heart, options architect, software program developer, and entrepreneur. He’s fascinated by bleeding edge know-how. When he’s not designing and constructing highly effective purposes on AWS, you may most likely discover Luc sharing information in blogs, articles, movies, conferences, coaching classes, and Twitter. He has authored a 16-session AWS Options Architect Skilled course, offered on numerous matters together with how the AWS CDK will allow a brand new era of serverless builders, appeared on the AWS Builders Podcast, and he maintains the AWS Blogs Twitter Bot.
Rick Hwang – Taipei Metropolis, Taiwan
Group Hero Rick Hwang is a cloud and infrastructure architect at 91APP in Taiwan. His ardour to teach builders has been demonstrated each internally as an annual AWS coaching mission chief, and externally as a neighborhood proprietor of SRE Taiwan. Rick began SRE Taiwan on his personal and has recruited over three,600 members over the previous four years by way of peer-to-peer interactions, consistently sharing content material, and internet hosting annual examine group meetups. Rick enjoys serving to individuals enhance their understanding of AWS and the cloud on the whole.
Rosius Ndimofor – Douala, Cameroon
Serverless Hero Rosius Ndimofor is a software program developer at Serverless Guru. He has been constructing desktop, net, and cellular apps for numerous prospects for eight years. In 2020, Rosius was launched to AWS by his good friend, was instantly hooked, and began studying as a lot as he may about constructing AWS serverless purposes. Yow will discover Rosius talking at native month-to-month AWS meetup occasions, or his forte: constructing serverless net or cellular purposes and documenting your entire course of on his weblog.
Setia Budi – Bandung, Indonesia
Group Hero Setia Budi is a tutorial from Indonesia. He runs a YouTube channel named Indonesia Belajar, which supplies studying supplies associated to pc science and cloud computing (delivered in Indonesian language). His ardour for the AWS neighborhood can be expressed by delivering talks in AWS DevAx Join, and he’s actively constructing a spread of studying supplies associated to AWS companies, and streaming weekly reside classes that includes consultants from AWS to speak about cloud computing.
Vinicius Caridá – São Paulo, Brazil
Machine Studying Hero Vinicius Caridá (Vini) is a Pc Engineer who believes tech, information, & AI can influence individuals for a fairer and extra advanced world. He likes to share his information on AI, NLP, and MLOps on social media, on his YouTube channel, and at numerous meetups similar to AWS Consumer Group São Paulo the place he’s a neighborhood chief. Vini can be a neighborhood chief at TensorFlow São Paulo, an open supply machine studying framework. He recurrently participates in conferences and writes articles for various audiences (educational, scientific, technical), and completely different maturity ranges (newbie, intermediate, and superior).
In the event you’d prefer to study extra concerning the new Heroes, or join with a Hero close to you, please go to the AWS Heroes web site or browse the AWS Heroes Content material Library.