Chris Belyea

Technical Director (DevOps)
Chris Belyea is SingleStone’s Cloud and DevOps Technical Director. Chris guides clients through Cloud and DevOps transformations, including cloud strategy, migrating workloads to the cloud, automating infrastructure deployment, creating CI/CD pipelines, and improving automated configuration management.

Areas of Expertise


  • Pipeline design and development​
  • Infrastructure as Code​
  • Cloud Native Architecture​
  • Cloud Infrastructure
  • Amazon Web Services​
  • Microsoft Azure​
  • Google Compute Platform
  • Virtual Servers​
  • Serverless​
  • Docker​
  • Kubernetes​
  • ECS Fargate
  • GitHub​
  • GitLab​
  • Jenkins​
  • CircleCI​
  • AWS Code Pipeline​
  • Azure DevOps
  • AWS CloudFormation​
  • Azure Resource Templates​
  • Terraform
  • Ansible​
  • Puppet​
  • Chef
  • Python​
  • Powershell
  • Cloud Compute​
  • Cloud Storage​
  • Cloud Security​
  • Cloud Networking​
  • Resiliency ​
  • Logging​
  • Monitoring​
  • Alerting​
  • Observability

Thought Leadership

Terraform: IaC at Enterprise Scale

Terraform is one of the most popular Infrastructure as Code tools for good reason. It supports all of the major public cloud platforms (and much more via a…

Azure Resource Manager: IaC at Enterprise Scale

If you’re using Azure, Azure Resource Manager (ARM) is Microsoft’s native IaC solution. It provides a way to declaratively define infrastructure in JSON-formatted templates and deploy that infrastructure…

AWS CloudFormation: IaC at Enterprise Scale

One of the first IaC solutions, AWS CloudFormation, provisions infrastructure according to a declarative template that defines the desired state. Originally JSON only, these templates can now be…

Infrastructure as Code at Enterprise Scale: Identify the Right Approach for Your Organization

An in-depth look at the tools and guidelines to help scale your IaC approach One of the defining attributes of the cloud is that the resources it provides…

Every Branch Gets a Stack: A How-To Guide

Turbocharge your team’s development workflow with this strategy that provides quick feedback in a collaborative, no-risk environment Last year SingleStone set out to build its first SaaS solution. We…

Excelling in Cloud and DevOps: Chris Belyea’s Career Progression

Last week, Chief Customer Officer Chrissy Keeton shared the challenges of change and identifying polarities at SingleStone.  In this week’s Q&A, we’re talking all things DevOps…and all things cloud (quite literally). From NASA and rockets to helping…