Vishal Alhat

AWS Community Hero

 Vishal Alhat, Senior Software Engineer at Forcepoint

 Pune, India

 Hero since 2024

Vishal Alhat is a senior software engineer at Forcepoint, a leading cybersecurity company, where he leverages his 9+ years of experience to play a key role in cloud-based deployments. He focuses on cloud security and DevOps using AWS, implementing DevOps tools, AWS services, and best practices to automate deployments and ensure consistency across Forcepoint's cloud infrastructure.

Passionate about sharing his knowledge, mentoring people, and fostering the AWS community, Vishal is an active and recognized leader. He was selected as the AWS Community Builder of the Year for the APJ region, a testament to his dedication. Vishal regularly speaks at international conferences, meetups, AWS Community Days, and summits worldwide. He's also the AWS User Group Pune leader, where his leadership extends beyond just organizing meetups. Vishal is known for his ability to effectively organize and speak at large-scale community events that inspire and educate.

Vishal's expertise lies in cloud security and DevOps on AWS. He frequently shares his learnings and insights by publishing articles on his blog and LinkedIn profile.

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