Journey to the center of AWS S3 (Simple Storage Service)

As you could probably realize by seeing the title of this article, I got some inspiration from a book written by the french writer Jules Verne to start working on this article, I see the Simple Storage Service has many features that provocated me to go travel throught the S3 features and its features like encryption, CORS and the resilience. Putting together the main features of AWS S3, the Simple Storage Service was designed to offer great reliability, your data can be stored with 99,9% availability and 99,999999999% durability but…

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Cloud vs On Premises Traditional – I’ve taken the red pill…

In this article I would like to talk about the differences between the traditional on premises and  Cloud hosted  applications in terms of costs, security point of view and easier management.   “This is your last chance. After this, there is no turning back. You take the blue pill—the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill—you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes. Remember: all I’m offering is the truth. Nothing more.”   …

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Draw.io

draw.io is a free online diagramming application that, amongst other things, let’s you draw Amazon Web Services (AWS). No registration or sign-up is required and draw.io integrates with common web storage services, like Google Drive and Dropbox. See the section on selecting your storage option for more details.     See more at https://www.draw.io/  

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Email Migration to the cloud, NSLookup and DNS Resources

In this article we will talk about some important points in case you are moving your email servers to a cloud provider and also will show how to use the NSLookup command via command prompt to query one domain via DNS, this can be useful in case you are working on a migration or just curious about the details and how it works. If you are considering the migration of your email servers to a cloud provider its important to understand the following items: – If the cloud provider can…

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Memcached Caching System

A free and open source high-performance distributed memory object caching system, Memcached is the DevOps tool that speeds up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load.  While it is a simple tool, Memcached is powerful and promotes quick deployment, ease of development, and problem-solving for large data caches. Key Features: API available for most popular languages In-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering Simple, yet powerful

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MySQL Database

The world’s most popular open source database, MySQL is a DevOps tool that saves teams time and money by making it faster and easier to deliver high performance, scalable database applications. MySQL offers several editions to meet users’ various business and technical requirements. Key Features: Reduce the risk, cost, and complexity in developing, deploying, and managing business-critical MySQL applications High performance, reliability, and scalability Cross-platform flexibility Easy to use and fast installation, configuration, and integration make it possible for developers to focus on application development and reduce costs and time…

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Docker Platform

An integrated technology suite enabling DevOps teams to build, ship, and run distributed applications anywhere, Docker is a tool that allows users to quickly assemble apps from components and work collaboratively. This open platform for distributed applications is appropriate for managing containers of an app as a single group and clustering an app’s containers to optimize resources and provide high availability. Key Features: Package dependencies with your apps in Docker containers to make them portable and predictable during development, testing, and deployment Works with any stack Isolates apps in containers to…

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Cacti Graphing Solution

A complete RRDTool-based graphing solution, Cacti is a DevOps tool that provides complete network graphing that harnesses the power of RRDTool’s data storage and graphing functionality. Cacti is a popular DevOps tool because it features an intuitive and easy-to-use interface that is ideal for any application from LAN-sized installations through complex networks with thousands of devices. Key Features: Provides a fast poller, advanced graph templating, multiple data acquisition methods, and user management features out of the box Create data sources that utilize RRDTool’s create and update functions Supports RRD files…

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CFEngine Automation Tool

A DevOps tool for IT automation at web scale, CFEngine is ideal for configuration management and helps teams automate large-scale, complex, and mission-critical infrastructure. With CFEngine, you can ensure compliance even while securely making consistent global changes. Key Features: A lean, fast solution with execution time less than one second Written in C An open source configuration solution with an unparalleled security record A mature solution that has conducted hundreds of billions of compliance checks in large-scale production environments Scalable: deploy a model-based configuration change across 50,000 servers in five…

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Amazon Echo Show Limited Offer

Echo Show brings you everything you love about Alexa, and now she can show you things. Watch video flash briefings, Amazon Video content, see music lyrics, security cameras, photos, weather forecasts, to-do and shopping lists, browse and listen to Audible audiobooks, and more. All hands-free—just ask. Call almost anyone hands-free, or make video calls to family and friends with an Echo Spot, Echo Show, or the Alexa App. Instantly connect to other Echo devices around your home. See lyrics on-screen with Amazon Music. Just ask to play a song, artist…

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