Category: AWS

Fine-tuning blue/green deployments on application load balancer

In a traditional approach to application deployment, you typically fix a failed deployment by redeploying an older, stable version of the application. Redeployment in traditional data centers is typically done on the same set of resources due to the cost and effort of provisioning additional resources. Applying the principles of agility, scalability, and automation capabilities […]

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Automating deployments to Raspberry Pi devices using AWS CodePipeline

Managing applications deployments on Raspberry Pi can be cumbersome, especially in headless mode and at scale when placing the devices outdoors and out of reach such as in home automation projects, in the yard (for motion detection) or on the roof (as a humidity and temperature sensor). In these use cases, you have to remotely […]

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Rapid and flexible Infrastructure as Code using the AWS CDK with AWS Solutions Constructs

Introduction As workloads move to the cloud and all infrastructure becomes virtual, infrastructure as code (IaC) becomes essential to leverage the agility of this new world. JSON and YAML are the powerful, declarative modeling languages of AWS CloudFormation, allowing you to define complex architectures using IaC. Just as higher level languages like BASIC and C […]

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Practical Use Cases of S3 Intelligent Tiering

Not aware of what Amazon S3 Intelligent Tiering can do for you? Here we have enlisted the practical use cases of S3 Intelligent Tiering. Let’s dive deep and have a look! Amazon S3 is one of the most popular AWS services among AWS users. This service offers multiple storage options (classes) to cater to every […]

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Top 10 Tips for Cost Optimization in AWS

Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers a large assortment of cloud infrastructure on the go. With AWS, you only get to pay for what you are using, and you can scale quickly in response to business changes. In the AWS platform, you will access a concoction of Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service […]

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How to Provision and Deploy SSL/TLS Certificates Using ACM

Looking for a detailed, step-by-step guide on how to provision and deploy SSL/TLS certificates using ACM? You’ve reached the destination! AWS Certificate Manager (ACM) is a service that enables you to establish your website’s identity and secure network communications. This is because ACM allows you to provision, manage, and deploy Transport Layer Security (TLS)/ Secure […]

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How to Create a Lifecycle Policy for an S3 Bucket?

Want to learn how to create a Lifecycle Policy for an S3 Bucket and optimize your AWS costs? Here we bring a step by step, detailed guide on how to create a lifecycle policy for an S3 bucket. Let’s dive deep and learn!  Amazon S3 Bucket is a powerful storage tool for cloud computing. Different […]

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10 Best Practices for AWS Cost Optimization

If you are an AWS user, then you must be aware of some of the essential AWS cost optimization practices. The main objective of Amazon Web Services primarily aims at resource effectiveness by providing the ideal infrastructure solutions within budget constraints. You can hear many headlines stating that businesses are incurring huge expenses in cloud […]

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