Infrastructure as Code – A Hit at re:Invent 2015

The Stelligent contingent had a great time at AWS re:Invent 2015 and there’s a lot of things we want to talk about! This year, Dave Winter from AWS planned a Part Deux of his Infrastructure as Code presentation from last year and invited Stelligent’s CTO Paul Duvall to present how we manifest “IaC” in Stelligentland, Read more…

AWS CodePipeline released, and there was much rejoicing

AWS can be a big tease. Last November at re:Invent, they announced AWS CodePipeline, an orchestration engine for builds. As they described it, I got more and more excited, up until the point they said it wouldn’t be released in mid-2015. Well, today might as well be Christmas, because CodePipeline has just been released and I am already figuring Read more…

Continuous Delivery in the Cloud: Dynamic Configuration (Part 4 of 6)

In part 1 of this series, I introduced the Continuous Delivery (CD) pipeline for the Manatee Tracking application. In part 2 I went over how we use this CD pipeline to deliver software from checkin to production. In part 3, we focused on how CloudFormation is used to script the virtual AWS components that create Read more…

DevOps in the Cloud LiveLessons (Video)

DevOps in the Cloud LiveLessons walks viewers through the process of putting together a complete continuous delivery platform for a working software application written in Ruby on Rails along with examples in other development platforms such as Grails and Java on the companion website. These applications are deployed to Amazon Web Services (AWS), which is Read more…