Category: Infrastructure

Continuous Delivery for Microservices on EC2 with mu

Posted on April 19, 2018 by timbaileyjones | Leave a comment

If you want to get into microservices, but aren’t ready to take the container plunge, you can deploy mu projects directly to AWS EC2 instances.  Using mu’s EC2 mode, you can leverage the benefits of microservices without containerization, and speed up development feedback loops.

Provision a hosted Git repo with AWS CodeCommit using CloudFormation

Posted on October 10, 2016 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

You’ll learn how to provision a CodeCommit Git repository in a CloudFormation template. Furthermore, you’ll discover how to automate the provisioning of a deployment pipeline that uses this repository as its Source action to deploy an application using CodeDeploy to an EC2 instance. You’ll see examples, patterns and a short video that walks you through the process.

Automating ECS: Provisioning in CloudFormation (Part 1)

Posted on May 26, 2016 by Paul Duvall | 10 Comments

In this two-part series, you’ll learn how to provision, configure, and orchestrate the EC2 Container Service (ECS) applications into a deployment pipeline that’s capable of deploying new infrastructure and code changes when developers commit changes to a version-control repository so that team members can release new changes to users whenever they choose to do so: Continuous Delivery.

Security Integration Testing (Part 3): Integrating with a Continuous Delivery pipeline

Posted on May 17, 2016 by Dave Bettinger | Leave a comment

Continuous Security: Security in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline is a series of articles addressing security concerns and testing in the Continuous Delivery pipeline. This is the seventh article in the series. Introduction The purpose of this blog series is to show how AWS Config and Lambda can be used to add Security Integration tests to a Continuous … Continue reading Security Integration Testing (Part 3): Integrating with a Continuous Delivery pipeline

Automating Penetration Testing in a CI/CD Pipeline (Part 2)

Posted on May 11, 2016 by Nick DeClario | 2 Comments

Continuous Security: Security in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline is a series of articles addressing security concerns and testing in the Continuous Delivery pipeline. This is the sixth article in the series. In the first post, we discussed what OWASP ZAP is, how it’s installed and automating that installation process with Ansible. This second article of … Continue reading Automating Penetration Testing in a CI/CD Pipeline (Part 2)

Create a Pipeline for Elastic Beanstalk in CodePipeline using CloudFormation and CodeCommit

Posted on May 6, 2016 by Paul Duvall | Leave a comment

In Building Continuous Deployment on AWS with AWS CodePipeline, Jenkins and AWS Elastic Beanstalk, AWS describes how to manually configure CodePipeline to deploy an Elastic Beanstalk application. In this post, after describing how to create and connect to a new CodeCommit repository, I’ll explain how to fully automate the provisioning of all of the AWS resources … Continue reading Create a Pipeline for Elastic Beanstalk in CodePipeline using CloudFormation and CodeCommit

Security Integration Testing (Part 2): Building and deploying a testing framework on AWS

Posted on May 3, 2016 by Dave Bettinger | Leave a comment

Continuous Security: Security in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline is a series of articles addressing security concerns and testing in the Continuous Delivery pipeline. This is the fifth article in the series. Introduction The purpose of this blog series is to show how AWS Config and Lambda can be used to add Security Integration tests to a Continuous … Continue reading Security Integration Testing (Part 2): Building and deploying a testing framework on AWS

Security Integration Testing (Part 1): Resource Monitoring with AWS Config Rules

Posted on April 19, 2016 by Dave Bettinger | Leave a comment

Continuous Security: Security in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline is a series of articles addressing security concerns and testing in the Continuous Delivery pipeline. This is the third article in the series. Introduction In a Continuous Delivery pipeline it is imperative to enforce infrastructure security policies and ensure that any new code or infrastructure changes don’t result … Continue reading Security Integration Testing (Part 1): Resource Monitoring with AWS Config Rules