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What is AWS EC2 Auto Scaling?

By Team Hava on July 28, 2021

Auto-scaling is the capability built into AWS that allows you to ensure you have the right number of EC2 instances provisioned to handle the load of your application. Using Auto-scaling, you can remove the guess work in selecting how many EC2 instances are required to provide an acceptable level of performance for your application without over-provisioning resources and incurring unnecessary costs.

Topics: aws cloud DevOps Ec2
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AWS VPC Diagrams

By Team Hava on July 8, 2021

If you are using AWS to build solutions that consist of more than a handful of resources you will appreciate the need for accurate AWS VPC Diagrams. The best form of documentation to be able to easily communicate how your AWS network is constructed is a network topology diagram.

Topics: aws vpc diagrams api DevOps
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AWS Diagram Maker

By Team Hava on July 1, 2021

If you are using AWS to build solutions that consist of more than a handful of resources you will appreciate the need for accurate network documentation. By far, the best form of documentation to be able to easily communicate how your AWS network is constructed is a network topology diagram.

Topics: aws vpc diagrams api DevOps
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What is AWS Fargate?

By Team Hava on June 10, 2021

AWS Fargate is a service that provisions serverless compute resources to run AWS ECS and EKS containers.  AWS states that Fargate allows you to focus on building your applications when you let Fargate provision and manage the infrastructure required. Think of it as containers on-demand with no underlying manually created infrastructure that are quick to launch and scale, where you manage everything at the container level.

Topics: aws cloud cloud formation security kubernetes DevOps containers cloudcomputing Fargate
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What is AWS Lambda?

By Team Hava on June 3, 2021

AWS Lambda is a service that allows you to run code and containers without the need to set up, manage or provision servers. Lambda runs your code on highly available compute cloud infrastructure via Functions.  Lambda takes care of server and OS maintenance, scaling, code monitoring and activity/error logging.

Topics: aws cloud visualization diagrams DevOps cloudcomputing lambda
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AWS App Runner

By Team Hava on May 25, 2021

This month AWS announced the release of App Runner which is a fully managed container-native service designed to make it easier for developers to quickly deploy APIs, micro-services, and web applications using source code repositories and container images. 

Topics: aws cloud DevOps containers
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What is Amazon Detective?

By Team Hava on May 18, 2021

When you are monitoring your AWS infrastructure for security alerts, not all security signals can be remediated automatically. Large or complex environments can generate multiple security flags (repeatedly) that need to be manually investigated in detail.  This requires access to sometimes complex metadata to thoroughly investigate which may place a strain on your in-house security skills or may even require you to find the budget for a dedicated security expert.

Topics: aws security diagnose visualization DevOps
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AWS Container Services

By Team Hava on May 12, 2021

In this Post we will look at a high level overview of all the different AWS container services you can use on AWS. If you want to run a containerized application on AWS you have multiple options to choose from depending on your application requirements, AWS Security and orchestration software preferences.

Topics: aws kubernetes DevOps containers
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AWS Developer Tools

By Team Hava on May 3, 2021

 

Along side the hundreds of AWS resources we recently detailed in this AWS Services List, Amazon also provides a stack of developer and DevOps tools to help you build, deploy, manage and monitor applications on the AWS cloud.

This is a list of a few of our favourite AWS Developer Tools

AWS Developer Tools

Topics: aws cloud cloud formation Documentation azure visualization diagrams DevOps
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AWS Management and Governance Tools

By Team Hava on April 27, 2021

Topics: aws cloud cloud formation security DevOps

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