Category Archives: cloud

AWS Well Architected Framework and White papers

(I) Overview of AWS: Cloud Computing: Its the on-demand delivery of IT resources and applications via the Internet with pay-as-you-go pricing. Cloud computing provides a simple way to access servers, storage, databases, and a broad set of application services over … Continue reading

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AWS Monitoring, Management and Deployment Services

CloudWatch (Monitor Resources and Applications): Its AWS proprietary, integrated performance monitoring service. It allows for comprehensive and granular monitoring of all AWS provisioned resources, with the added ability to trigger alarms/events based off metric thresholds. It monitors operational and performance … Continue reading

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AWS Application Integration Services

Simple Notification Service (SNS Pub/Sub, Mobile Push and SMS): Its a flexible, fully managed pub/sub messaging and mobile notifications service for coordinating the delivery of messages to subscribing endpoints and clients. SNS a push-based whereas SQS is poll-based messaging service. … Continue reading

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AWS Security, Identity & Compliance Services

Amazon Web Services (AWS): AWS is made of Regions, which are grouping of independently separated data centers in a specific geographic regions known as Availability Zones. Regions: A grouping of AWS resources located in a specific geographic region. Designed to service AWS … Continue reading

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AWS Storage Services

Simple Storage Service (Scalable Storage in the Cloud): AWS Simple Storage Service (S3) is a object-based storage for the Internet. It is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers. AWS S3 has a simple web services interface that you can … Continue reading

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AWS Database and Analytics Services

Relational Database Services (Managed Relational Database Service): Relational Database Service (RDS) provides you with multiple options for hosting a fully-managed relational database on AWS. RDS provides many advantages over hosting your own database server, including automated backups, multi-AZ failover, and … Continue reading

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AWS Compute Services

Elastic Compute Cloud (Virtual Servers in the Cloud): Provides scale-able virtual servers in the cloud. An EC2 virtual server is known as instance and can be made up of different instance type and size. Most commonly instance operating system are of Linux and … Continue reading

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