AWS Services

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

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

terraform

Spinning up Terraform Configuration – 2

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hi Readers, In previous blog we discussed the basics of terraform and understood the cloud infrastructure. Now here we will understand how to spin up our first terraform configuration. In addition to that we will also see how to setup terraform in our local system. Terraform installation Terraform is available for all Operating systems i.e for Mac OS, Windows and Linux. HashiCorp distributes Terraform as 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

Using CodeShip with CodeDeploy

Reading Time: 5 minutes What is CodeShip ? CodeShip is a hosted continuous delivery service that focuses on speed, simplicity and reliability. It is a fast and secure hosted CI service that scales as per user’s needs. CodeShip was founded in 2011, and pretty soon it became one amongst the Saas Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery leader in the market. CodeShip is now backed by a larger company with 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

AWS Serverless Services: Athena

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hi folks, in my this series about the AWS Serverless Services, I will be covering few the services provided by AWS and which can be used as an part of your Server less Architecture. This is going to be a developers perspective, so I would be writing everything about service but security and connectivity. At the end of this series we will try to put Continue Reading

Getting started with Amazon SNS

Reading Time: 2 minutes Introduction The Simple Notification Service (SNS) is used as a publish and subscribe messaging service. But what does it mean? SNS is centered around topics and you can think of a topic as a group for collecting messages. Users or endpoints can then subscribe to this topic and messages or events are then published to that topic. When a message is published, all subscribers to Continue Reading

Getting started with Amazon SQS

Reading Time: 4 minutes With the continuing growth of microservices and a cloud best practice of designing decoupled systems, it’s important that developers have the ability to utilize a service or system that handles the delivery of messages between components and this is where SQS comes in. Amazon SQS (Simple Queue Service) is a fully managed service offered by AWS, that works seamlessly with server-less systems, microservices or any Continue Reading

Route53 workflow for DNS Setup and Routing

Reading Time: 4 minutes Amazon Route53 is highly available and scalable cloud Domain Name System(DNS) web service. Amazon Route53 is fully compliant with IPv6.It is designed to give developers and businesses an extremely reliable and cost-effective way to route end users to Internet applications. You can use Route 53 to do three major functions:1. Domain Registration.2. DNS routing and 3. Health Checking. We will be majorly focusing on first Continue Reading

How to create a bucket on Amazon S3 and getting security credential keys?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Amazon S3 has a simple web services interface that you can use to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web. This blog describes : how you can create buckets on S3, getting credential keys, where should you keep your credential keys. CREATION OF BUCKET First of all, you need to sign up in aws S3 after that Continue Reading

Amazon ES – Secure your cluster from anonymous users! #2

Reading Time: 5 minutes In the previous blog, we have learned how to create a domain on Amazon ES and also how to create an index using Curl on the cluster. Now, let’s just look how we can control access to Amazon ES Domain. One of the key benefits of using Amazon ES is that you can utilize AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) to control access to your Continue Reading