AWS Services

Getting started with Amazon pinpoint – Part 2

Reading Time: 3 minutes In the last article, we have discussed amazon pinpoint, benefits, services, channels, use cases, etc. You may go through the Getting started with Amazon pinpoint (Part-1). So In this article, we will discuss how we can implement a voice message sending API using amazon pinpoint with scala. We will be using Akka HTTP. It is an Akka-based HTTP library for building RESTful services. You can Continue Reading

Getting started with Amazon pinpoint

Reading Time: 2 minutes What is Amazon pinpoint Amazon Pinpoint is a flexible and scalable outbound and inbound communications service. You can use it to easily push real-time notification messages to users over multichannel engagement across email, push, SMS, voice, etc. It is available in several AWS Regions in North America, Europe, Asia, and Oceania. To get started with Amazon Pinpoint, an AWS user adds a project to the Continue Reading

How To Send Transactional Emails Using Lambda & Amazon SES?

Reading Time: 4 minutes In this article, we will learn how to send transactional emails using Lambda & Amazon SES. What is Amazon SES? Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) is an email service provided by Amazon which is cost-effective, flexible, and scalable that enables developers to send mails such as transactional emails, marketing emails, or even mass email communications from within an application. Amazon SES provides features such as Continue Reading

AWS Systems Manager

Reading Time: 4 minutes AWS Systems Manager is a management service that helps you automatically collect software inventory, apply OS patches, create system images, and configure Windows and Linux operating systems. It forms a group of different capabilities and functionalities which Amazon gives us free of cost. When you launch an EC2 instance(s), you mostly do it to perform a certain task such as executing a certain shell script Continue Reading

Introducing CI/CD with AWS CodePipeline

Reading Time: 4 minutes Codepipeline is one of the AWS’s developer tools that acts as the glue and processor for other AWS services. It uses code commit or another external source control to pull in source code and trigger a pipeline execution. CodeBuild can run code, build software, and do basically anything else you need to do in your pipeline. At any point in your pipeline, you can trigger Continue Reading

How to create Windows Instance using AWS

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hello Everyone ! Today we will learn, How to create windows instance using AWS, an EC2 instance using our AWS account. Although we have seen how we can create Linux instance from the AWS account. So, basically there are few steps through which you can launch your instance within few minutes. Step 1: You can simply login as a root user also. Step 2.1: Step Continue Reading

Access GUI of AWS ec2 instance of Ubuntu

Reading Time: 5 minutes Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute is a service provided by amazon for performing computing operations by the users. We often create an ec2 instance for various requirements. Most of which are solved by accessing the instance via ssh. This enables you to get a CLI mode of interaction with your instance. It is suitable for most of your workloads, but sometimes it becomes necessary to have Continue Reading

SQS

Simple Queue Service – Quick Start | AWS SQS – Part 1

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hi everyone! Almost a month back I wrote a blog on Message Queue and there I told you that soon I’ll start writing about Simple Queue Service. For a basic understanding of Message Queues, you can have a look here. Talking about Simple Queue Service, it’s a service provided by AWS, and in short, just known as SQS. What is Simple Queue Service? AWS SQS Continue Reading

AWS Snowball Edge

Reading Time: 6 minutes Snowball Edge is a physical, shippable and self-contained data storage and compute appliance. It enables organisations to move large volumes of data in and out of AWS cloud. Snowball edge can be used as a standalone device or clustered together to provide data mobility at petabyte scale. Each device includes onboard compute capabilities that enable data collection, data manipulation and data preparation activities. Data is Continue Reading

LocalStack – An Open-Source Mock Of The Real AWS Services

Reading Time: 5 minutes Have you ever thought of using AWS services offline i.e. without connecting to the internet? If your answer is No, don’t worry you are at the right place. Once you read this blog you will know how easily you can do this using LocalStack. When we try experimenting with our cloud provider, it is necessary for us to have an account and most of the Continue Reading

AWS Transit Gateways – Learning made simple

Reading Time: 7 minutes A transit gateway is a network transit hub. It allows us to interconnect our virtual private clouds (VPCs) and the on-premises networks. The AWS transit gateway saves us the effort of creating multiple VPC peering connections between all the existing VPCs. And establishing VPN tunnels between the on-premise network and each individual VPC, in order to establish connectivity. Imagine a scenario with four VPCs, As Continue Reading

Stream your data using Amazon Kinesis Firehose

Reading Time: 4 minutes We live in a world driven by data and every second we are processing a large amount of data, using it, analyzing it, and transforming it. Data is very essential for businesses these days. Therefore need for handling the Dynamically generating data is important. As the number, variety, and velocity of data sources grow, new architectures and technologies are needed. Technologies like Amazon Kinesis are Continue Reading

How to generate AWS Signature with Postman

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hello folks, I hope you are having a productive day in this pandemic of COVID-19. Let’s move on to our next blog in the series of API automation. Most of us are doing automation using the tool Postman. So while performing automation with postman we have to integrate many other tools and APIs with Postman. Similarly to use the AWS APIs we need to create Continue Reading