Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services is an Infrastructure as a Service public cloud platform that allows you to host any kind of application with a pay-per-use model and a broad range of services, from databases to DNS in the Cloud.

The 5 Best Tools for AWS Deployment

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While we build scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on Amazon Web Services, it is important to be aware of AWS deployment tools that can handle system- and application-level deployments and ensure consistency, predictability, […]

Q&A with AWS Community Hero Cyrus Wong

Q&A with AWS Community Hero Cyrus Wong

Today, we will be sharing an excerpt of our recent discussion with Cyrus Wong. Cyrus is the first all-5 AWS certified professional in Hong Kong and an AWS Community Hero. He is a passionate instructor […]

Cloud Academy enters into partnership with Arapahoe

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San Francisco, CA. (Feb. 14, 2017) – Cloud Academy is proud to announce a new partnership with the Arapahoe Community College Computer Network Technology program. The collaboration will allow ACC students to engage in real-time […]

How to minimize content latency with Lambda@Edge

How to minimize content latency with Lambda@Edge

Among the AWS Lambda announcements at the 2016 re:Invent, Werner Vogels introduced Lambda@Edge (in preview) for running Lambda functions at CloudFront locations. It’s part of the larger movement focused on letting you execute your code wherever you […]

How to build HIPAA compliant applications on AWS

HIPAA compliant applications.

If you’re a developer creating applications or software that includes healthcare data or related information, you’ll want to make sure that you understand the key legal regulations governing this area. In this post, we’ll take […]

How to get started with Chef

Get started with Chef - Cloud Academy Course

When you have dozens or even hundreds of machines to manage, manual just isn’t an option. Software updates, security patches, and changes on this scale require automated tools to handle these important tasks in a […]

Q&A with Serverless CEO and founder Austen Collins

Q&A with Serverless CEO and founder Austen Collins

Today, we’ll be talking about serverless technology with the CEO and founder of Serverless, Austen Collins. We will be talking about why serverless is hot right now, how it works with AWS Lambda, and the […]

What is the role of a Site Reliability Engineer?

What is the role of a Site Reliability Engineer?

In an IT environment, people and processes are as important as software. The concept of site reliability engineering, pioneered by Google, applies aspects of software engineering to operations with the goal of creating software systems […]

AWS Security Fundamentals eBook

AWS Security Fundamentals eBook

As more and more organizations migrate to the cloud, security remains a top of mind concern. Just as in traditional IT infrastructures, data breaches from hackers can have a range of implications in the cloud, […]

How to deploy Docker containers on AWS Elastic Beanstalk Applications

How to deploy Docker containers on AWS Elastic Beanstalk

In this post, we are going to look at how to deploy two Docker containers on AWS Elastic Beanstalk Applications.  Today, Docker containers are being used by many companies in sophisticated microservice infrastructures. From a developer point of […]