Whether you are a developer or a system administrator, you will have to manage the issue of sharing “secrets” or secure information. In this context, a secret is any sensitive information that should be protected. For example, if lost or stolen, your passwords, database credentials, or cloud provider keys could damage your business. Safe storage and sharing..
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 view, one of the biggest benefits of Docker is its ability to package our code into reusable images. This assures..
I recently completed part 1 of my webinar series on Kubernetes. The session introduced Kubernetes at a high level with hands-on demos aiming to answer the question ‘what is Kubernetes? You can watch the session and read the complete Q&A on the Cloud Academy community forum. After polling our audience, we found that most of..
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 automate the deployment and updating of your application – AWS CodeDeploy. It’s one of the three AWS tools which will help you integrate,..
Architecting AWS-Powered Microservices in Python with Serverless Framework: What You Need to Know We have been talking a lot about the new serverless cloud over the last few months. The news is all good. There have been tremendous improvements announced since AWS Lambda’s launch in 2014. Competing cloud vendors are working hard to catch up with AWS when..
Corporate training is an investment in the present. It yields immediate results for all involved. Image courtesy of pixabay.com, licensed under CC0 Public Domain. Business success depends on a well-trained workforce. It makes sense that a motivated, engaged staff will ultimately result in improved profitability. I contend that most businesses should implement employee training periodically, and..
We will explore the best ways of migrating data to AWS using the AWS Schema Conversion Tool. The AWS Schema Conversion Tool is a component of AWS Data Migration Service (DMS) which is still in preview mode at the time of writing this post (December 2015). We have discussed migrating data to AWS in the..
With the release of the open source Netflix Spinnaker delivery platform, the cloud-savvy video on demand company signals that the cloud is bigger than AWS Video on demand provider Netflix has been successfully running much of their operation in the AWS cloud for six years now, and the relationship has been mutually beneficial. If people..