AWS

How To Access Windows Machine Using Ansible

Reading Time: 7 minutes Ever Tried Connecting to a windows machine hosted anywhere, with the help of Ansible? Let’s Checkout, just follow the steps mentioned below:- Step 1:- First of all, you should have a windows instance running, if not then you can easily create it using AWS. You can check this blog if you need a reference for creating windows instances using AWS. Step 2:- Once You are Continue Reading

Quick start : Terratest with Terraform

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hi Readers, In this blog we will see how we can test our Terraform code that it applies all the infrastructure as per stated in the code. Terratest is a Go library developed at Gruntwork, that makes it easier to write automated tests for our infrastructure code. It provides a variety of helper functions and patterns for common infrastructure testing tasks but here we will be Continue Reading

Kubernetes orchestration engine and objects

Reading Time: 4 minutes What is Kubernetes? Kubernetes is an orchestration engine and open-source platform for managing containerized applications. kubernetes include container deployment, scaling & descaling of containers First google company was introduced kubernetes for their deployment prospective later they Donated kubernetes to CNCF (Cloud native computing foundation) in 2014.Kubernetes v1.0 was released on July 21, 2015. Features of Kubernetes: 1.) Automated Scheduling: K8s provides advanced scheduler to launch 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

Getting started with Amazon EKS

Reading Time: 4 minutes Amazon EKS, This guide assists you to create all of the required support to manage started with Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS) using eksctl. Its a simple command-line utility for generating and maintaining Kubernetes clusters on Amazon EKS. At the end of this tutorial, you will have a working Amazon EKS cluster that you can deploy applications. The plans in this pattern create individual Continue Reading

dev-tools

Dev Tools to the Rescue – Part 2

Reading Time: 6 minutes In my previous article Dev Tools to the Rescue – Part 1, we looked at some of the best developer tools for software development, project management, continuous delivery/integrity, designing, testing, etc. In this article, we’ll continue with tools that are helpful for purposes like monitoring, analysis, cloud development, security, etc. Confluence Confluence is a team collaboration application that allows teams to work together and share 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

Understanding Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Terraform: A QuickStart

Reading Time: 4 minutes As a DevOps Engineer, there might be a requirement of creating Infrastructure over various Cloud Providers including AWS, GCP or Azure. The ineffective way of doing it is simply going over the Provider console and manually create the infrastructure as per the requirement. Do you feel that its the correct way of doing it? Are you looking for a better solution? If your answer is Continue Reading

How to install python in target host using Ansible

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ansible is an open-source automation engine that automates software provisioning, configuration management, and application deployment. It is quickly becoming the popular configuration management tool today. It lets you to control and config the target nodes from single host machine. As we know the only requirement in target machine is the modern version of python installed. But what if the python version is not installed on Continue Reading

Sentry

Self-Hosted Deployment of Sentry over AWS

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hello Readers. This will be a blog series on Self-hosted Sentry deployment over AWS. In the 1st blog of this series, I’ll be deploying a self-hosted Sentry server. Before starting up with deployment, let’s first understand what Sentry is and what does it provide. What is Sentry? Sentry is a service that helps you monitor and fix crashes in real-time. It helps in tracking errors 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 Kinesis data stream

Reading Time: 3 minutes We live in a world driven by data and every second we are processing a large amount of data, using it, analysing it, and transforming it. Data is very essential for businesses these days. Therefore the 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. This is where the need Continue Reading