Building and testing iOS and iPadOS apps with AWS DevOps and mobile services

Continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) helps automate software delivery processes. With the software delivery process automated, developers can test and deliver features faster. In iOS app development, testing your apps on real devices allows you to understand how users will interact with your app and to detect potential issues in real Read more…

Using AWS CodeBuild to execute administrative tasks

This article is a guest post from AWS Serverless Hero Gojko Adzic. At MindMup, we started using AWS CodeBuild to quickly lift and shift support tasks to the cloud. MindMup is a collaborative mind-mapping tool, used by millions of teachers and students to collaborate on assignments, structure ideas, and organize Read more…

App modernization with Migrate for Anthos: now supporting day-two opsApp modernization with Migrate for Anthos: now supporting day-two opsDirector of Engineering, Google CloudProduct Marketing, Google Cloud

Not all application modernization strategies are created equal. One of the simplest approaches is to take an existing virtual machine and save it as a container. But while the resulting container will work, it won’t give you the benefits of more sophisticated modernization techniques—both in terms of resource utilization, or Read more…

Enhancing automated database continuous integration with AWS CodeBuild and Amazon RDS Database Snapshot

In major integration merges, it’s sometimes necessary to verify the changes with existing online data. To inspect the changes with a cloned database can give us confidence to deploy to the production database. This post demonstrates how to use AWS CodeBuild and Amazon RDS Database Snapshot to verify your code Read more…

How Anthos GKE surge upgrades improve operational efficiencyHow Anthos GKE surge upgrades improve operational efficiencySoftware EngineerProduct Manager, Google Kubernetes Engine

A big part of keeping a Kubernetes environment healthy is performing regular upgrades. At Google Cloud, we automatically upgrade the cluster control plane for Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) users, but you’re responsible for upgrading the cluster’s individual nodes, as well as any additional software installed on the nodes. And while Read more…

Serverless Stream-Based Processing for Real-Time Insights

Building on our previous posts regarding messaging patterns and queue-based processing, we now explore stream-based processing and how it helps you achieve low-latency, near real-time data processing in your applications. AWS offers two managed services for streaming, Amazon Kinesis and Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK). What is Read more…

Automating your API testing with AWS CodeBuild, AWS CodePipeline, and Postman

Today, enterprises of all shapes and sizes are engaged in some form of digital transformation. Many recognize that successful digital transformation requires continuous evolution powered by a robust API strategy. APIs enable the creation of new products, improvement of the customer experience, transformation of business processes, and ultimately, the agility Read more…