Brian Farnhill

Solutions Architect at AWS, father of 1, fan of anything technical and believer that bacon will change the world one day. Opinions here are my own.

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I love to cut some code at any opportunity, which isn’t a new thing for me, I’ve always been a developer at my core. Given that I’ve spent so many years in this space, it’s also not surprising to know that I’ve given plenty of thought over the years to ...
Re:Invent 2019 was an amazing conference once again, it was my second time speaking there and I had a blast! This year I had two sessions, I got to repeat the builder session “Scaling up a web application” with my good friend Tony Hawke and I also got t...
If you’re a user of Visual Studio Code then you might have caught the feature update announcement recently that you can now do remote development with is. This opens some really interesting scenarios around how you develop and test code, like being able...
If you’re looking at building serverless web applications or mobile apps on AWS and you want to get going fast, then AWS Amplify is definitely something you want to have a good look at. One of the questions I was faced with when I was setting out on my ...
This month saw me get back to the Australian Digital Workplace Conferece for the first time after a few years away from it, and it was great to get amonst that crowd again. This year saw me present on how to use AWS services to build chatbots and do som...