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A DevOps on AWS Enterprise Transformation

Posted on November 11, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In helping enterprises transform their engineering organizations and apply DevOps practices on AWS, we are often introduced to all types of legacy systems and processes. Let’s imagine an enterprise that might have hundreds of brownfield applications and services and they want to move some of these applications to AWS. Let’s also assume they don’t see … Continue reading A DevOps on AWS Enterprise Transformation

Segregation of Duties on AWS

Posted on October 30, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

Photo by Alessio Lin on Unsplash In the book, Accelerate, by Forsgren, et al., it states the following about Segregation of Duties:   What About Segregation of Duties?…First, when any kind of change is committed, somebody who wasn’t involved in authoring the change should review it either before or immediately following commit to version control. Second, changes should … Continue reading Segregation of Duties on AWS

DevOps on AWS Radio: Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and DevOps with Paul Julius (Ep. 19)

Posted on October 2, 2018 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich cover recent DevOps on AWS news along with a discussion with one of the founding fathers of Continuous Integration, Paul Julius.  Here are the show notes: DevOps on AWS News DevOps on AWS News:  mu 1.5.4 Support for the new SSM Session Manager Support for SSM Inventory … Continue reading DevOps on AWS Radio: Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and DevOps with Paul Julius (Ep. 19)

Troubleshooting AWS CodePipeline Artifacts

Posted on September 6, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

AWS CodePipeline is a managed service that orchestrates workflow for continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment. With CodePipeline, you define a series of stages composed of actions that perform tasks in a release process from a code commit all the way to production. It helps teams deliver changes to users whenever there’s a business … Continue reading Troubleshooting AWS CodePipeline Artifacts

DevOps on AWS Radio: AWS in Action – Michael and Andreas Wittig (Ep. 18)

Posted on September 4, 2018 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich cover recent DevOps on AWS news along with a discussion with Michael and Andreas Wittig who are the authors of the best selling book, Amazon Web Services in Action.  Here are the show notes: DevOps on AWS News State of DevOps Report has been released Configure Cross-Account … Continue reading DevOps on AWS Radio: AWS in Action – Michael and Andreas Wittig (Ep. 18)

Automating Amazon Polly for WordPress

Posted on August 29, 2018 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In our previous post on automating AWS Budgets, I included an embedded audio file that read each word of the blog post. I did this using an AWS service called Amazon Polly – which turns text into lifelike speech using deep learning. I got the idea after noticing that Jeff Barr, Chief Evangelist at AWS, had started providing this capability … Continue reading Automating Amazon Polly for WordPress

DevOps Culture: Self-Service-as-a-Service

Posted on August 7, 2018 by Robert Murphy | Leave a comment

Everything these days is a blah-blah-as-a-service, and your development lifecycle should be no different. When you provide a well working and documented services that your team can use to provision resources and introduce change in a controlled way; you will enable your teams to innovate and focus on building value for your customers. How do … Continue reading DevOps Culture: Self-Service-as-a-Service

DevOps on AWS Radio: Serverless Architectures and Security – Ory Segal (Episode 17)

Posted on August 3, 2018 by The Stelligent Team | Leave a comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich cover recent DevOps on AWS news along with a discussion with Ory Segal, CTO and Co-Founder at PureSec about Serverless Architectures and Security. Here are the show notes: DevOps on AWS News Casey Lee – AWS Container Hero Screencast: Continuous Delivery for Machine Learning with AWS CodePipeline and … Continue reading DevOps on AWS Radio: Serverless Architectures and Security – Ory Segal (Episode 17)

Nomad and Consul

Posted on July 31, 2018 by Fernando J Pando | Leave a comment

A HashiCorp Nomad cluster is blazingly fast and stable. The simplicity of its singular purpose makes for extremely fast container and process scheduling, as well as cluster convergence events.  Using the Raft consensus protocol, Nomad is great for running microservices and batch jobs.  This blog post will describe deploying a Nomad cluster on AWS with … Continue reading Nomad and Consul