Filipe Barretto, Co-Founder at Solvimm
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Hero since 2020
Filipe is one of the founders of Solvimm, an AWS Consulting Partner since 2013. His main goal is to help companies better understand and use Cloud Computing technologies to innovate faster and securely, following AWS best practices.
He organizes the AWS User Group in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, promoting talks, hands-on labs, and study groups for AWS Certifications. He also does a lot of work speaking at universities, introducing students to Cloud Computing and AWS services. Whenever he can, he participates in other AWS User Groups in Brazil, working to build a strong and bigger community in the country, and, when possible, in User Groups in other Latin American countries.
His background is in Electronic and Computing Engineering and he is very interested in IoT, serverless, mobile and Alexa, working on several personal projects in his free time which can be found in his GitHub profile.
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