Tag: CloudFormation

WaitCondition Controls the Pace of AWS CloudFormation Templates

Avatar
Sanket Dangi
February 11, 2019

AWS's WaitCondition can be used with CloudFormation templates to ensure required resources are running. As you may already be aware, AWS CloudForm...

Read More
  • AWS
  • CloudFormation

Advanced Use of AWS CloudFormation

Avatar
Paul Carlstroem
March 2, 2016

Advanced Use of AWS CloudFormation is a fantastic new course from a superb instructor Our exceptional AWS course content continues growing with th...

Read More
  • AWS
  • CloudFormation

Publish a SharePoint Farm Using CloudFormation

Avatar
Rafael Nunes
January 11, 2016

We'll show you how to automate and deploy a SharePoint Farm fast using CloudFormation the right way. Have you ever needed to quickly create a bran...

Read More
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • CloudFormation

DevOps in AWS: CloudFormation, CodeCommit, CodePipeline, and CodeDeploy

Avatar
Chandan Patra
August 12, 2015

We are entering a new era of technology this is causing and a cultural shift in the way software projects are built. The waterfall model paved the ...

Read More
  • AWS
  • CloudFormation
  • DevOps

CloudFormation and AWS Deployment Automation

Avatar
Christian Petters
July 15, 2015

CloudFormation, OpsWorks, and Elastic Beanstalk: why you can (almost) never apply too much automation to your deployment management. If you are li...

Read More
  • AWS
  • CloudFormation

Is CloudFormation the Perfect Cloud Deployment Tool for AWS?

Avatar
Michael Sheehy
June 30, 2015

AWS CloudFormation lets you create and provision AWS infrastructure deployments predictably and repeatedly using templates. Cloud deployment, and ...

Read More
  • AWS
  • CloudFormation

Writing Your First CloudFormation Template

Avatar
Michael Sheehy
May 21, 2015

What you'll need to write your first CloudFormation template AWS CloudFormation is a service that helps you model and set up your Amazon Web Servi...

Read More
  • CloudFormation

Understanding Nested CloudFormation Stacks

Avatar
Sanket Dangi
February 10, 2015

Nested CloudFormation Stack: a guide for developers and system administrators. AWS's CloudFormation is widely used by developers and system admini...

Read More
  • CloudFormation

Learn AWS Automation And How to Use CloudFormation With Our New Course

Avatar
Andrea Colangelo
September 8, 2014

I'm so glad to see a brand new course available in the Cloud Academy Training Library, and an extremely interesting one too How to Use CloudFormati...

Read More
  • AWS
  • CloudFormation

Popular Articles

Joe Nemer
Joe Nemer
— May 6, 2021

Cloud Migration Series (Step 2 of 5): Start Planning

This is part 2 of a 5-part series on best practices for enterprise cloud migration. Released weekly from the end of April to the end of May 2021, each article will cover a new phase of a business’s transition to the cloud, what to be on the lookout for, and how to ensure the journey is ...

Read more
  • Cloud Adoption
  • Cloud Migration
  • Cloud Strategy
  • Cloud Transformation
Avatar
Andrew Larkin
— January 31, 2021

The 12 AWS Certifications: Which is Right for You and Your Team?

As companies increasingly shift workloads to the public cloud, cloud computing has moved from a nice-to-have to a core competency in the enterprise. This shift requires a new set of skills to design, deploy, and manage applications in cloud computing. As the market leader and most ma...

Read more
  • AWS
  • AWS Certifications
Avatar
Andrew Larkin
— August 7, 2019

Disadvantages of Cloud Computing

If you want to deliver digital services of any kind, you’ll need to estimate all types of resources, not the least of which are CPU, memory, storage, and network connectivity. Which resources you choose for your delivery —  cloud-based or local — is up to you. But you’ll definitely want...

Read more
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Cloud Computing
  • Google Cloud Platform
Nisar Ahmad
Nisar Ahmad
— March 11, 2021

The 12 Microsoft Azure Certifications: Which is Right for You and Your Team?

Cloud computing is one of the fastest-growing technology in this modern era. According to the IDC report, “public cloud spending will grow from $229 billion in 2019 to nearly $500 billion in 2023.” Therefore, nobody can deny the rapid growth of cloud computing in recent years. Many b...

Read more
  • Certifications
  • exams
  • Microsoft Azure
Avatar
Thomas Mitchell
— July 14, 2017

How I Prepared for the 70-533 Azure Exam

I have been an IT Professional for over two decades.  In that time, I have seen and experienced many changes in the IT landscape. Such changes included the move away from Novell to a fledgling company called Microsoft, the shift to something called Active Directory, and the explosion of...

Read more
  • Azure
  • Hands-on Labs
Albert Qian
Albert Qian
— November 13, 2019

Advantages and Disadvantages of Microservices Architecture

What are microservices? Let's start our discussion by setting a foundation of what microservices are. Microservices are a way of breaking large software projects into loosely coupled modules, which communicate with each other through simple Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). ...

Read more
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Microservices
Avatar
Michael Sheehy
— August 19, 2019

What Exactly Is a Cloud Architect and How Do You Become One?

One of the buzzwords surrounding the cloud that I'm sure you've heard is "Cloud Architect." In this article, I will outline my understanding of what a cloud architect does and I'll analyze the skills and certifications necessary to become one. I will also list some of the types of jobs ...

Read more
  • AWS
  • Cloud Computing
Avatar
Cloud Academy Team
— January 31, 2021

Which Certifications Should I Get?

The old AWS slogan, “Cloud is the new normal” is indeed a reality today. Really, cloud has been the new normal for a while now and getting credentials has become an increasingly effective way to quickly showcase your abilities to recruiters and companies. With all that in mind, the s...

Read more
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Certifications
  • Cloud Computing
  • Google Cloud Platform
Avatar
Jeremy Cook
— September 17, 2019

Cloud Migration Risks & Benefits

If you’re like most businesses, you already have at least one workload running in the cloud. However, that doesn’t mean that cloud migration is right for everyone. While cloud environments are generally scalable, reliable, and highly available, those won’t be the only considerations dri...

Read more
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Cloud Migration
Avatar
Jeremy Cook
— April 13, 2019

S3 FTP: Build a Reliable and Inexpensive FTP Server Using Amazon’s S3

Is it possible to create an S3 FTP file backup/transfer solution, minimizing associated file storage and capacity planning administration headache? FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a fast and convenient way to transfer large files over the Internet. You might, at some point, have config...

Read more
  • AWS
  • S3
Avatar
Stuart Scott
— July 26, 2019

How to Use & Install the AWS CLI

What is the AWS CLI? | The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is for managing your AWS services from a terminal session on your own client, allowing you to control and configure multiple AWS services and implement a level of automation. If you’ve been using AWS for some time and feel...

Read more
  • AWS
  • AWS CLI
  • Command line interface
Avatar
Nitheesh Poojary
— March 26, 2019

How DNS Works – the Domain Name System (Part One)

Before migrating domains to Amazon's Route53, we should first make sure we properly understand how DNS works While we'll get to AWS's Route53 Domain Name System (DNS) service in the second part of this series, I thought it would be helpful to first make sure that we properly understand...

Read more
  • AWS
Avatar
Stuart Scott
— January 29, 2021

AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate: A Study Guide

Want to take a really impactful step in your technical career? Explore the AWS Solutions Architect Associate certificate. Its new version (SAA-C02) was released on March 23, 2020. The AWS Solutions Architect - Associate Certification (or Sol Arch Associate for short) offers some ...

Read more
  • AWS
  • AWS Certifications
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate