Creating a cloud strategy with AWS CAF
Topic: Creating a cloud strategy with AWS Cloud Adoption Framework
Speaker: Dr Saša Baškarada
Title: Global Lead, AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (CAF)
Biography: Dr. Saša Baškarada is a Senior Transformation Architect at Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the worldwide lead for the AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (AWS CAF). Prior to joining AWS, Saša spent 10 years as a science and technology executive at the Australian Department of Defence, and another 10 years as a university academic and researcher. Saša has published extensively on a broad range of topics, has a PhD in Information Systems and a BIT(Hons) in Software Engineering, and is currently completing a master’s degree in Public Leadership and Policy.
Abstract of Topic: As the proliferation of digital technologies continues to disrupt market segments and industries, adopting Amazon Web Services (AWS) can help you transform your organization to meet the changing business conditions and evolving customer needs. As the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform, AWS can help you lower costs, reduce business risks, improve operational efficiency, become more agile, innovate faster, create new revenue streams, and reinvent customer and employee experience. The AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (AWS CAF) leverages AWS experience and best practices to help you digitally transform and accelerate your business outcomes through innovative use of the AWS platform. Use the AWS CAF to improve your cloud readiness and build a comprehensive and prescriptive roadmap for cloud powered digital transformation (cloud transformation).