AWS Customer Presentation - Mind Touch

1,174 views

Published on

Steve Bjorg, CTO of MindTouch presented at the AWS Start-Up Event in San Diego about their migration to AWS>

Published in: Technology
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,174
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
24
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • Thanks! Agenda: 16 slides Successes we’ve achieved with existing investment What to expect from 2009 Should take 20-30 minutes Our application is as fundamental to business collaboration as spreadsheets were 20 years ago.
  • AWS Customer Presentation - Mind Touch

    1. 1. #1 Open Source Application for Enterprise Collaboration www.mindtouch.com
    2. 2. MindTouch Social Enterprise Collaboration www.mindtouch.com Connect & collaborate across information silos
    3. 3. <ul><li>Testimonials </li></ul><ul><li>“ ...we’ve halved our time to market ” </li></ul><ul><li>Mike Mannion </li></ul><ul><li>Director of Services, Fairway Technologies </li></ul><ul><li>“ ...delivered, at least, a 1,000 to 1 return on investment through dramatic improvements in the way we publish and view all our content…and this is just the tip of the iceberg.” </li></ul><ul><li>Troy Saxton-Getty </li></ul><ul><li>V.P. of Engineering, Bill Me Later </li></ul><ul><li>“ ... 300% increase in adoption over previous collaboration technologies. Our employees love it!” </li></ul><ul><li>Jim Hutchins </li></ul><ul><li>Chief Information Officer, T2 Systems </li></ul><ul><li>“ ... MindTouch Deki is truly breaking new ground.” </li></ul><ul><li>George Moore </li></ul><ul><li>General Manager Windows Live Platform, Microsoft, Inc </li></ul><ul><li>“ ... 25% increase in productivity company wide.” </li></ul><ul><li>Cameron Norton </li></ul><ul><li>Director of IT, Red Mountain Retail Group </li></ul><ul><li>“ ... straightforward for us to integrate content and data from other parts of our world, without creating a maintenance nightmare.” </li></ul><ul><li>Mike Shaver VP of Engineering, Mozila Corp </li></ul>MindTouch Customers Include government, enterprises, small businesses, and organizations www.mindtouch.com
    4. 4. Amazon Web Services <ul><li>Technologies in use </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Simple Storage Service (S3) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elastic Block Store (EBS) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elastic IP (EIP) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Amazon Machine Image (AMI) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>RightScale for management </li></ul></ul>www.mindtouch.com For storing, running, deploying, and engaging customers
    5. 5. MindTouch Deki Express - Before <ul><li>Original Express Setup </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1 Server running Apache/PHP/Deki/Search/Email </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1 Database server running MySql </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>File attachments proxied from S3 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pingdom for uptime verification </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Backup DB to NAS once a month </li></ul></ul>www.mindtouch.com Single point of failure with perceptible downtime
    6. 6. MindTouch Deki Express - After www.mindtouch.com Dynamic scaling with redundancy and load balancing
    7. 7. Conversion Insights <ul><li>Benefits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Better scaling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>More resilient to failures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lower response time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Improved product differentiation options </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Disadvantages </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More complexity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>EC2 IP range is blacklisted by some spam filters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Required 3 rd party tools (RightScale) </li></ul></ul>www.mindtouch.com MindTouch is used by many Fortune 500 and mid-size enterprises
    8. 8. Learn More <ul><li>Visit MindTouch </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.mindtouch.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Try it out MindTouch Deki on Amazon </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google for “Amazon Deki AMI” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Learn about our migration to EC2 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google for “MindTouch EC2 Migration” </li></ul></ul>www.mindtouch.com

    ×