Ned Bellavance

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Ned is an IT professional with almost 20 years of experience in the field. He has been a helpdesk operator, systems administrator, cloud architect, and product manager. In his newest incarnation, he is the Founder of Ned in the Cloud LLC. As a one-man-tech-juggernaut, he develops courses for Pluralsight, runs a podcast for Packet Pushers, runs a podcast for himself, and creates original content for technology vendors.

Ned has been a Microsoft MVP since 2017 and holds a bunch of industry certifications that have no bearing on anything beyond his exceptional ability to take exams and pass them.

Ned has three guiding principles:

  • Embrace discomfort
  • Fail often
  • Be nice

Links with Tag @Ned1313

  1. Ned in the Cloud LLC – Six Month Check-In
  2. NetApp and the Cloud Conundrum
  3. Stole the Show at Cloud Field Day 6
  4. Cloud Field Day – First Impressions on Hammerspace
  5. Cloud Field Day 6 Prep – Hammerspace and
  6. Cloud Field Day 6 Prep – Lucidlink and ExtraHop
  7. Cloud Field Day 6 Prep – NetApp and Dell Technologies
  8. Cloud Field Day 6 Prep – Morpheus Data and HashiCorp
  9. Going Cloud Native With Pure Storage Purity
  10. Rubrik’s Build Is All About Education
  11. Sysdig – Monitoring via eBPF
  12. Cloud Field Day – VMware
  13. Cloud Field Day – Sysdig
  14. Cloud Field Day – Kemp
  15. Cloud Field Day – Datrium
  16. Cloud Field Day – Cohesity
  17. Cloud Field Day – NGINX
  18. Cloud Storage – AWS, Azure, and Beyond
  19. Multi-Cloud, DevOps, and Storage
  20. Episode 54: Get up, eat omelet, throw chair
  21. My Life as a Tech Impostor
  22. Veritas 360 – CloudPoint
  23. Innovate or Die? Three Ways to Cloud Enablement