The Big Dev Theory on Twitch

Explore technical livestreams featuring AWS partners about the values and benefits of partner technologies and AWS. Join our experts Stuart and Du'An for live shows to ask questions, chat with the community, and get weekly resources straight to your inbox.

About the series

The Big Dev Theory is a series of co-hosted livestreams on with AWS partners to educate external developers about the values and benefits of partner technologies and AWS, providing exposure to the developer community and range in various topics such as data and AI, AIOps, and integration and security. Conversations between AWS experts and guests happen in real time, giving the audience a chance to influence the discussion and receive immediate answers.

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What can you learn?

The Big Dev Theory on Twitch

Your hosts

 Stuart Clark

Stuart is a Senior Developer Advocate, public speaker, author and DevNet Expert #2022005

His started his career as a hairdresser in 1990, and in 2008 he changed careers to become a network engineer. Stuart became obsessed with network automation and became a developer advocate for network automation. Stuart contributed to the Cisco DevNet exams and was part of one of the SME team which created, designed, and built the Cisco Certified DevNet Expert. Stuart has presented external conference covering topics on programmability and DevOps methodologies Stuart lives in Lincoln, England, with his wife, Natalie, and their son, Maddox. He plays guitar and rocks an impressive two-foot beard while drinking coffee. Stuart can be found on social media on Twitter @bigevilbeard and Linkedin.

shannon brazil

 Shannon Brazil

Shannon a dynamic and experienced Senior Cyber Security Specialist and Incident Responder. With a deep passion for safeguarding digital landscapes, Shannon excels in identifying and mitigating complex cybersecurity threats. Her extensive knowledge is not only a testament for her commitment to continuous learning but also her desire to educate others. As a respected thought leader, she continually engages with the community to promote best practices, awareness, and mentorship in cybersecurity, reflecting her dedication to making the digital world a safer place for everyone. Shannon can be found on social media on Twitter and LinkedIn.

The Big Dev Theory host Du'An Lightfoot

 Du'An Lightfoot

Du’An is an Air Force veteran with over a decade of experience in designing, implementing, and supporting enterprise network environments. As the creator of the LabEveryday community, Du’An has established himself as a leader in the technology industry, with a focus on cloud networking. His drive to create something greater than himself has led him to give back to the community, sharing his vast knowledge through his YouTube channel and philanthropic efforts with local organizations. With a commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion in tech, Du’An is dedicated to empowering underrepresented communities with the skills and resources they need to succeed in today's rapidly evolving digital landscape. Du'An can be found on social media on Twitter @labeveryday and LinkedIn.

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Why join the livestreams

  • Experience a unique style of learning delivered by builders like you - minimum slides and a lot of real-life examples, use cases, architecture diagrams and demos.
  • Interact with the content in real time and get answers to your questions from the speakers via the live chat
  • Earn twitch rewards as you participate regularly in more Live Events and Weekly streams
  • Tap into a community of technical peers with similar challenges and exchange experience

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Catch up with show recordings on demand on the Build On YouTube channel.

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