DevOps Culture: Building Confidence in Delivery

Delivering software as rapidly as your technology and business will allow should be the main goal of any organized engineering team. Each organization, project and team must define what the cadence of delivery will be. Regardless of the frequency of your deployments, it’s the responsibility of your DevOps team to provide the guidance and technology Read more…

Using AWS CodePipeline to achieve Continuous Delivery

“Continuous delivery is a DevOps software development practice where code changes are automatically built, tested, and prepared for a release to production. It expands upon continuous integration by deploying all code changes to a testing environment and/or a production environment after the build stage. When continuous delivery is implemented properly, developers will always have a Read more…

Stelligent Bookclub: "Building Microservices" by Sam Newman

At Stelligent, we put a strong focus on education and so I wanted to share some books that have been popular within our team. Today we explore the world of microservices with “Building Microservices” by Sam Newman. Microservices are an approach to distributed systems that promotes the use of small independent services within a software Read more…

Advanced solutions with CFNDSL and CloudFormation

This is the final post in our blog series about CFNDSL and we’ll be talking about some advanced use cases for the DSL and reviewing some troubleshooting techniques for both the DSL and CloudFormation. Looking for the beginning? Check out our first and second parts of the series where we introduce CFNDSL and discuss how Read more…

Taking CloudFormation to the next level with CFNDSL

Everybody loves AWS CloudFormation. It’s a powerful configuration management tool to provision and manage resources in your AWS account in code. In 2011, when CloudFormation was released there was much rejoicing from DevOps personnel around the world, however, one simple thing has made it a painful tool to adopt and use efficiently: JSON. JSON overall Read more…

Continuous Delivery with Jenkins, CloudFormation and Puppet Online Course

This 3-hour online course is ideal for Developers or Sys Admins who want to know how to script a complete Continuous Delivery platform in the Cloud using Jenkins, AWS and Puppet. By the end of the course, you will have a working Continuous Integration system on AWS with all of the source code. The course Read more…