How does Terraform handle drift? We look at what drift is and how you can use Terraform to detect and manage it.
Jay Allen · Sep 19, 2022
Why do devs choose Terragrunt to manage Terraform state? A look at the challenges of managing Terraform and the use cases for Terragrunt.
Jay Allen · Sep 12, 2022
AWS offers great Infrastructure-as-Code options – but which is best for you? This blog compares CDK vs CloudFormation and how to choose.
Jay Allen · Aug 26, 2022
What is DRY? And how can you apply it to your cloud infrastructure?
Jay Allen · Aug 24, 2022
A comparison of pricing structures for AWS NAT Instances and NAT Gateways - and how you can optimize costs for each.
Jay Allen · Jul 21, 2022
Automation is part of the AWS DevOps promise. Let's look at the use cases, benefits, challenges, and foundations of automation in AWS DevOps.
Jay Allen · Jul 14, 2022
Enterprise-level security for our customers
Safeer Mohiuddin · Jun 24, 2022
Devops automation allows developers to focus on producing code – not infrastructure. Let’s look at tools that make that automation easier.
Jay Allen · Jun 23, 2022
If you ask a software engineer what’s the best developer experience they’ve had, Heroku is by far the most common answer.
Safeer Mohiuddin · Jun 16, 2022
Heroku Postgres is powerful in its simplicity. Yet more and more dev teams are migrating to AWS. Let’s look at why, and how to get started.
Jay Allen · Jun 13, 2022
Autoscaling in Heroku enables many developers to scale app performance more efficiently and consistently Yet, autoscaling in Heroku has its limitation
Jay Allen · Jun 6, 2022
DevOps automation will enable you to scale development efficiently– if you’ve got a plan. Some best practices for implementing automated DevOps.
Jay Allen · May 23, 2022
How does AWS's cloud-hosted service compare to the tried and true CI/CD solution?
Jay Allen · Apr 19, 2022
What impact does a highly-skilled DevOps team have on your cloud spend? The answer may surprise you!
Jay Allen · Apr 12, 2022
Is Elastic Beanstalk a better way to get started with app deployment for AWS newbies? We look at the facts.
Jay Allen · Mar 22, 2022
Which tool is best for those starting out on their DevOps journey? Check out our detailed deep dive.
Jay Allen · Feb 25, 2022
How do these two versions of the same technology differ? A quick rundown of whether REST or HTTP APIs represent the best investment.
Jay Allen · Feb 1, 2022
When should you use Aiven vs. AWS to host your databases and other essential data storage infrastructure? We ran the numbers and...
Jay Allen · Jan 25, 2022
How canary testing can help you safely validate changes to your APIs in production.
Jay Allen · Jan 15, 2022
Looking to hire a DevOps Engineer? Here's what to look for - and what to ask during the interview process.
Jay Allen · Jan 5, 2022
What are manual and automated approvals? Which one should you use - and when?
Jay Allen · Dec 28, 2021
A quick run-down of three central concepts in DevOps cloud deployments - and how ephemeral environments are paving new ground.
Jay Allen · Dec 16, 2021
Why Infrastructure as Code isn't just for production deployments.
Jay Allen · Dec 13, 2021
Flask, Postgres and AWS in 15 min!
Francesco Ciulla · Nov 29, 2021
How to configure stages and multiple stacks for your application on AWS
Jay Allen · Nov 24, 2021
Build a Flask CRUD API with Postgres locally in 15 min!
Francesco Ciulla · Nov 20, 2021
Hot to migrate a Postgres database from Digital Ocean to AWS RDS
Francesco Ciulla · Oct 15, 2021
Node.js app linked to Prometheus app using Docker and ECS
Francesco Ciulla · Oct 6, 2021
Who wins when it comes to microservice architecture implementation?
Jay Allen · Sep 24, 2021
Node.js, Docker, ECR, ECS, RDS, Postgres in a single Article
Francesco Ciulla · Sep 18, 2021
What are the pros and cons of Fargate vs EC2?
Jay Allen · Sep 16, 2021
Why would you migrate off of DigitalOcean to AWS - and how? We cover the reasons plus offer a step-by-step guide to migrating your file storage.
Jay Allen · Sep 10, 2021
How to migrate your local Postgres Database do AWS RDS (Relational Database Service)
Francesco Cuilla · Sep 8, 2021
Simply microservices application development with this out-of-the-box service from AWS.
Jay Allen · Sep 1, 2021
How to take your side project and deploy it on AWS!
Francesco Ciulla · Aug 27, 2021
Learn how these two AWS features work together in perfect harmony.
Jay Allen · Aug 25, 2021
How to handle multiple containers with a Node.js and Postgres example
Francesco Ciulla · Aug 13, 2021
How do AWS Application Load Balancers and API Gateway compare in terms of features?
Jay Allen · Aug 12, 2021
What are Docker Volumes and why do we need them? Two Examples
Francesco Ciulla · Aug 5, 2021
A local CRUD Express API Docker-ized in 5 min
Zayd Simjee · Jul 27, 2021
Step-by-step process of Dockerization of a Node.js application, using Express as the application framework
Zayd Simjee · Jul 16, 2021
A new way to launch anything in your AWS cloud. Deploy scalable apps instantly
Zayd Simjee · Jun 25, 2021
A simple guide to run any service on AWS with a CI/CD pipeline
Zayd Simjee · Jun 24, 2021
Everyone should be load testing. Here's how to do it using freely available command line tools.
Zayd Simjee · Jun 21, 2021
ALB and API Gateway have different feature sets. But how do they compare when it comes to pricing? A cost breakdown - and our recommendations.
Zayd Simjee · Jun 14, 2021