Category: AWS

AWS re:Invent 2017 DevOps re:Cap

Posted on December 8, 2017 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

Recently, our Chief Architect, Casey Lee and I – along with 48 of our colleagues at Stelligent – were at the AWS re:Invent 2017 conference in Las Vegas, NV. We were particularly proud as Stelligent was announced as an AWS Premier Partner along with several other significant company milestones. There were over 75 significant product announcements at the conference. Of this, there were … Continue reading AWS re:Invent 2017 DevOps re:Cap

New for CloudFormation in 2018: Drift Detection!

Posted on November 28, 2017 by timbaileyjones | 1 Comment

Just announced at re:Invent 2017 by Anil Kumar during the “Deep Dive on AWS CloudFormation” talk:  Drift Detection capabilities will be added to CloudFormation next year.  (Discussion starts at 12m0s) So, what is Drift Detection?  Try as you might, having all of your “infrastructure as code” doesn’t prevent manual changes to your CFN stacks after … Continue reading New for CloudFormation in 2018: Drift Detection!

CodePipeline Dashboard

Posted on November 16, 2017 by Casey Lee | Leave a comment

Simple dashboard built for viewing pipeline metrics in AWS. Built using CloudWatch dashboards and metrics populated from CloudWatch events that CodePipeline triggers.

Next-Generation Managed Services are Self-Service

Posted on October 11, 2017 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

The traditional managed services provider (MSP) model is broken and needs disruption. The next-generation managed services model is about guiding customers in a self-service manner. The key drivers causing customers to seek cloud providers like Amazon Web Services (AWS) include the agility and cost efficiencies they afford. The agility helps customers be more responsive to … Continue reading Next-Generation Managed Services are Self-Service

Application Auto Scaling with Amazon ECS

Posted on September 26, 2017 by Robert Murphy | Leave a comment

In this blog post, you’ll see an example of Application Auto Scaling for the Amazon ECS (EC2 Container Service). Automatic scaling of the container instances in your ECS cluster has been a feature for quite some time, but until recently you were not able to scale the tasks in your ECS service with built-in technology from AWS. In May of 2016, Automatic Scaling with Amazon ECS was … Continue reading Application Auto Scaling with Amazon ECS

Stelligent is an APN Launch Partner for the AWS Management Tools Addition to the AWS Service Delivery Program

Posted on August 25, 2017 by Angela Lee-Moll | Leave a comment

Stelligent, an AWS Partner Network (APN) Advanced Consulting Partner specializing exclusively in DevOps Automation on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud, announce that it is a launch partner for four additional services in the AWS Service Delivery Program: AWS CloudFormation, AWS CloudTrail, AWS Config, and Amazon EC2 Systems Manager. This means that Stelligent has demonstrated a successful track record … Continue reading Stelligent is an APN Launch Partner for the AWS Management Tools Addition to the AWS Service Delivery Program

DevOps in AWS Radio: Serverless (Episode 8)

Posted on May 22, 2017 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich cover recent DevOps in AWS news and speak with Mike Roberts and John Chapin from Symphonia about Serverless architectures, DevOps, and AWS. Here are the show notes: DevOps in AWS News You can now provision AWS Web Application Firewall on Application Load Balancer resources using AWS CloudFormation Agency Panel Discussion about DevOps and … Continue reading DevOps in AWS Radio: Serverless (Episode 8)

Docker lifecycle automation and testing with Ruby in AWS

Posted on May 2, 2017 by Robert Murphy | Leave a comment

My friend and colleague, Stephen Goncher and I got to spend some real time recently implementing a continuous integration and continuous delivery pipeline using only Ruby. We were successful in developing a new module in our pipeline gem that handles many of the docker engine needs without having to skimp out on testing and code … Continue reading Docker lifecycle automation and testing with Ruby in AWS