2018 Recap

Many of my tech friends write recap posts, and I love to read them. I can see how that would be useful in the future for myself. So, here I’m writing a short one 🙂 Looking back in 2018, it felt soooooooooooo long… I think many would agree with me. 2018 was a very weird…

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AWS Community Hero

Today, I’ve been recognized as an “AWS Community Hero” by Amazon Web Services. I’d like to thank Opsgenie team for giving me the opportunity and AWS Turkey team (special thanks to Burak Unuvar and Halil Bahadır) for nominating me. I will continue contributing to the community by sharing my experiences and organizing events all around the world.…

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My journey to Evangelism — DevRel

This blog post is about my transition to evangelism role from software engineering. My goal is to give some insights to the folks who consider moving to a similar position. Disclaimer: This is my experience at OpsGenie before Atlassian’s Opsgenie acquisition. I was working at Opsgenie as a software engineer. I felt like we were…

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A new domain and a new blog: serhat.io

I was a big-time Medium.com fan. There were two main reasons. Medium was simple and had a great community. These are still true. Yet, wasn’t enough for me to continue using Medium. One of the reasons I quit is that Medium doesn’t support custom domain names anymore. Also, I don’t have everything I need to…

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