AWS EC2 Instance Types Explained

AWS EC2 Instance Types Explained - Cloud Academy Blog

Until recently, it was easy to select instance types within Amazon AWS. They offered several instance types that were different primarily in a linear fashion. In other words, if you needed to add processing power, you choose […]

Monitoring DynamoDB with CloudWatch

Cloudwatch Monitoring

DynamoDB and Cloudwatch monitoring: Amazon Web Services recently introduced a feature to integrate its DynamoDB and CloudWatch components. This feature will allow you to collect and analyse performance metrics. In this post, we’ll cover everything […]

Amazon Web Services – Transit VPC

Amazon Web Services Transit VPC

Amazon Web Services Transit vpc: Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure and networks can be connected to each other and other non-AWS infrastructures using the Amazon Web Services VPC i.e. Amazon Virtual Private Cloud. Before we […]

Top 13 Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) Best Practices

Amazon VPC brings a host of advantages to the table, including static private IP addresses, Elastic Network Interfaces, secure bastion host setup, DHCP options, Advanced Network Access Control, predictable internal IP ranges, VPN connectivity, movement of internal […]

How to Migrate Your SQL Server Database to Amazon RDS

Amazon RDS is a web service that provides cloud database functionality for developers looking for a cost-effective and simple way to manage databases. If you’re looking to migrate your existing SQL database to RDS, this […]

5 Insider Tips for AWS Recertification

AWS certifications provide leverage for IT professionals with the required skills – principally in designing, deploying, and operating applications and the infrastructure on Amazon Web Services – looking to advance their careers. However, there are some key issues you […]

46 Big Data Terms Defined

Big Data

Organizations must deal with the collection and storage of continuously-growing data, and then harvest it to capture value. “Big Data,” as its called, concerns itself with these complex processes. The following list contains 46 key Big […]

How to Deploy an App from GitHub with AWS CodeDeploy


Application development is comprised of different stages. One such critical step is app deployment and code management. In this article, we’re going to share how you can use a deployment system that will enable you to […]

Network Protection: adding intelligence to security

Network Protection - cloud computing

Network protection devices should have the ability to deliver additional control analytics and provide insight into the content and applications users are accessing. Adding intelligence to a network mitigates risks through real-time situational awareness of […]

Security Intelligence in the Cloud

security intelligence in the cloud

Security Intelligence: seeing through the cloud Whenever data and applications are moved into the cloud, user access becomes an issue. Organizations must implement access controls for corporate resources both in the cloud and within the […]