An Introduction to Infrastructures for WEB projects in AWS

An Introduction to Infrastructures for WEB projects in AWS - Let's review a particular project in detail and the cost of infrastructure maintenance. And so, we have an internal WEB application that consists of a static website on React, a backend on Go, and a database DynamoDB. All code is stored on Github and for CI/CD we use Github Actions. The infrastructure code is defined in Terraform.

A Beginner's Guide to Amazon EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud)

Amazon EC2 is a service that allows you businesses to run their application in AWS cloud. You can easily set up a virtual machine and perform all your computation on it. In this post, we will teach you the basics of Amazon EC2.

In-Depth Guide to Connecting your AWS and Microsoft Azure Virtual Private Networks (VPN)

Let’s say that you have spent the last 2 years developing your enterprise services in either of the two cloud providers and now you decide to start using the other one. A possible scenario that would bring about such a requirement could be a migration from one cloud service provided to the other.

12 Strategies to Reduce Amazon S3 Costs

Amazon Simple Storage Service or Amazon S3 is a service designed to house storage for the internet. In this article, we'll talk through all the strategies you can use to reduce Amazon S3 costs.

3 Ways to Avoid that Huge Cloudwatch Bill

Anybody with a bit of experience working with AWS has had that time at the start of the month where you get that shockingly high bill in your inbox.

How To Successfully Migrate Data From DynamoDB To Bigtable And Spanner

In his article "3 Risk-Mitigation Lessons That We Learned The Hard Way This Year" our colleague Shashank, set five objectives to mitigate our overall project risks.

AWS Config — Compliance as Code

In this post, I will discuss Config service in detail. Before we start to look into the service we need to do initial setup. This setup includes configuring the recorder and setting up delivery channel.

How did a 15-year-old pass the AWS Cloud Practioner Exam?

The Amazon Web Services cloud practitioner exam is an exam for “individuals who have the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively demonstrate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles addressed by other AWS Certifications.”

What AWS Doesn’t Tell You About Savings Plan and Reserved Instances.

AWS has a new Savings Plan that is pitched for Savings Costs for folks who don’t want to make an upfront cost commitment on their infrastructure.

How to sample AppSync resolver logs

AppSync has built-in logging integration with CloudWatch Logs (see here for more details on the logging options).

Amazon SES to Send Emails

SES (Simple Email Service) is, as the name suggests, a very simple service to enable programmatic access to sending and receiving emails. Here is a simple step by step guide to do that in Python — using the Console, AWS CLI, AWS Boto3, as well as a simple Vanila Python script.

Using DAL For Migration From DynamoDB to Spanner and Bigtable

Game changers emerge when you are deep in the trenches laying the foundation. In this article I’m going to unveil the game changer that my colleagues Shashank and Sweeti alluded to in their articles "3 Risk-Mitigation Lessons That We Learned The Hard Way This Year" and "How To Reduce Risks And Prepare For The Unknown".

3 Risk-Mitigation Lessons That We Learned The Hard Way This Year

Recently, my team made a gargantuan leap when we completed a big-bang cloud-to-cloud migration for one of India’s largest social networking service providers. In this article, I'll walk you through our journey and the technical details.

Essential AWS Services a Full Stack Engineer should be aware of

Overview of the top Amazon Web Services a web developer should be aware of. This article is, for sure, not a detailed guide of AWS services, as it is intended to be an introductory article about the world of AWS, written by a full stack developer for all the rest of the full stack engineers out there.

Becoming AWS Certified — Prepare for your AWS Certification Exam 2020

Choose from diverse certification exams by role and specialty designed to empower individuals and teams to meet their unique goals. Ifyou want to validate your technical skills and cloud expertise to grow your career and your business…Congratulations, today is your day!

Amazon EC2 for Dummies — Virtual Servers on the Cloud

Beginner’s guide to Amazon EC2. Learn about the concepts, features, and major components of the EC2 service. If you are new with cloud computing read my article AWS and Cloud Computing For Dummies to better understand what is cloud computing.

The Myth-Making of Amazon and Jeff Bezos

Why the Capitalistic Success Story is a Sham. Amazon stock today is a testament to free-market capitalistic success. This is the image you’re fed. Hard-work and determination grant you a window of opportunity for you to transform and disrupt the world on a trillion dollar scale.

AWS Online Summit 2020 Highlights

Services and Best Practices Stealing the Spotlight in Conference. Taking the stage throughout June 2020, Amazon Web Services (AWS) hosted free online virtual summits to explore the latest their cloud platform has to offer. Delivering a series of talks to both prospective customers and existing users, AWS provides an excellent summary on their key objective: Not only does AWS explore a wealth of services at our disposal, but they also cover in great detail their best practices for security, testing, and deployment. Living within the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region

How to Fan-Out to Different SQS Queues Using SNS Message Filtering

Make sure your messages get to where they belong. SNS and SQS are AWS services which are often used in an event-driven architecture.

Going from Graduate to Amazon Software Developer (Part-1)

This first article lays down the foundation for understanding the role, expectations, and impact of an SDE in the industry.