Author: The Stelligent Team

Using the $Latest Amazon Lex Alias

Posted on November 21, 2017 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

Imagine if an organization could construct chatbots with refined common dialect preparing and no operational overhead. Amazon Lex can be described as a fully managed service for building conversational interfaces into application using voice and text. Lex is integrated with AWS Lambda, a service that allows code to run without the provisioning or managing of servers. Lambda enables companies to write and run logic for your chatbot using serverless compute. The implication of bots into the conversation gives operations teams … Continue reading Using the $Latest Amazon Lex Alias

Firewalls, controlled by a Pipeline?

Posted on April 25, 2017 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

Is updating your firewall a painful, slow process? Does the communication gap between development teams and security teams cause frustration? If so, you’re not alone. In technology organizations, changes to firewalls tend to be slow and typically cause developer teams and security teams numerous headaches. However, controlling firewall and security settings with a pipeline, managed with CloudFormation can … Continue reading Firewalls, controlled by a Pipeline?

DevOps in AWS Radio: AWS CodeBuild (Episode 5)

Posted on January 6, 2017 by The Stelligent Team | 1 Comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich from Stelligent cover recent DevOps in AWS news and speak about the release of AWS CodeBuild and how you can integrate the service with other services on AWS. Here are the show notes: DevOps in AWS News Managing Your AWS Resources Through a Serverless Policy Engine Introducing Git Credentials: … Continue reading DevOps in AWS Radio: AWS CodeBuild (Episode 5)

DevOps in AWS Radio: AWS CodeCommit and CodePipeline using CloudFormation (Episode 1)

Posted on June 14, 2016 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich from Stelligent cover recent DevOps in AWS news and do a deep dive into automating the integration of AWS CodeCommit and CodePipeline using CloudFormation. Finally, they bring you into a Stelligent roundtable to discuss recent DevOps in AWS engagements with customers. About DevOps in AWS Radio On … Continue reading DevOps in AWS Radio: AWS CodeCommit and CodePipeline using CloudFormation (Episode 1)

Create and Connect to an AWS CodeCommit Repository

Posted on May 2, 2016 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

To create a new CodeCommit version-control repository, go to your AWS console and select CodeCommit under Developer Tools. Click the Create new repository button, enter a unique repository name and a description and click Create repository. Next, you will connect to the repository. Connect to the CodeCommit Repository There are a couple of ways to connect … Continue reading Create and Connect to an AWS CodeCommit Repository

AWS Lambda-backed Custom Resources for Stack Outputs, Resources, and Parameters

Posted on February 16, 2016 by The Stelligent Team | 1 Comment

At Stelligent we are continually improving our methods for developing immutable infrastructure. One pattern we have adopted is to use a layered approach when provisioning AWS resources through CloudFormation. This leads to the break down of a single-purpose monolithic CloudFormation template, into multiple, reusable templates. While we find this approach to be more scalable and maintainable, … Continue reading AWS Lambda-backed Custom Resources for Stack Outputs, Resources, and Parameters