We want to receive email notifications when an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance changes states. How can we do this? Overview: Below is the overview of steps that we are going to perform in order to achieve the desired output. To receive email notifications when your EC2 instance changes states: Create an Amazon[…]
How to SSH into an EC2 server with username other than the generic ec2-user.
Using the default user account is adequate for many applications. However, you may choose to add user accounts so that individuals can have their own files and workspaces. Furthermore, creating user accounts for new users is much more secure than granting multiple (possibly inexperienced) users access to the default user account, because the default user[…]
Securing your cloud infrastructure – start with the basics – first 10 things to get right
As a certified solutions architect, I work with our clients across a number of industries to help navigate the difficulties of securing their cloud computing infrastructure. No matter if it’s working with a hybrid cloud, public cloud deployments, or private cloud, the security issue continues to persist. We work hands on to protect their infrastructure[…]
Setting notifications with AWS CloudWatch and AWS SNS
Do you want to learn how to setup notifications to tell you about important events that happen in your web server or web application using AWS CloudWatch and AWS SNS? Then, it is the right place to be…
Top 5 Reasons to visualize your cloud infrastructure
A picture is worth a thousand words. You can gain a clear understanding of your cloud infrastructure by building a visual representation of your current state architecture, warts and all and using that to find opportunities to improve your security and scalability, and build an efficient, cost effective, secure, scalable architecture.
AWS Lab: Setting up an EC2 instance as a WebServer
Exploring the world of Cloud Computing and AWS and making use of the Amazon EC2 instance.
Top 10 Tips to help you achieve the AWS Cloud Certification Practitioner Exam.
I passed the AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification in a week in my very first attempt. I could achieved this after working for a month on AWS and nothing more. It can be given by anyone who has an interest in technology and IT and wants to kick start their cloud career. Here are my top 10 tips to ace this exam.
My Journey towards the AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification
My first job out of college is in the exciting world of cloud technology with my company training and sponsoring me for the AWS cloud certifications. Sadly I failed my first attempt but you can learn from my mistakes.