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Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

I had a chance to play around with Oracle Cloud for an week while learning to obtain the Architect Associate certification. I always wondered about the Tier-2 cloud platforms and as a cloud architect was naturally curious to know how they compare with Azure and AWS. TLDR; It has a few bright sparks in IAAS and not surprisingly in Oracle DB offerings but overall not developer friendly and severely lagging behind what Azure and AWS offers today.
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Secure High Availability API Architecture in Azure - Part1

Describes a High Availability architecture for API apps hosted on Microsoft Azure cloud platform. In this series I will show how to configure a multi-region deployed, fully secure API app hosted in App Services and published in Azure API Management. Part 1 will start with simplest possible solution using public PAAS services only.
Secure High Availability API Architecture in Azure - Part1

Starting a New Blog

This is my first on this new Blog that I just created. In this post I say a few words on why I started to blog. I also describe how I used Hugo, Netlify and Cloudflare to build and host this blog site. Finally a few tips to configure the security settings for the site.
Starting a New Blog
Pratik Khasnabis

Pratik Khasnabis

Cloud Architect


About Me

Pratik is a Cloud Architect with extensive experience in Microsoft Azure and related technology stack, especially .Net. He has 20+ years experience as an architect, tech lead and developer. His interests include digital transformation, cloud computing, microservices, API design, DevOps, .Net and AppSec. He is a hands-on coding architect, who seeks to learn new technology and experiment with them.

Outside of technology Pratik enjoys travelling, travel photography, loves food and cooking and is a Star Wars tragic.

“You cannot cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water” - Rabindranath Tagore


  • Cloud Architecture
  • DevOps
  • Microservices & Kubernetes
  • .Net Core
  • AppSec


  • MCSD & MCSE Azure


  • Solutions Architect Associate


  • B.Tech Electronics & Communication

    National Institute of Technology, Warangal