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Using AWS CLI to connect to MySQL on RDS

I messing around with RDS on Amazon Web Service for a project im working on and realized that there is not a true way to connect to the instance that the database is running on when you stand up a MySQL instance. 302 more words

Linux

Amazon AWS will continue to compete with its best customers...

If you thought Amazon’s Prime Instant Films is just an exception of Amazon trying to compete with its best customer then you are wrong. This is not an exception but a rule. 559 more words

Dotcom Threats

AWS Gotcha: IAmazonS3.CopyObject() Method On S3 Objects Changes ACLs

There are many gotchas with Amazon’s AWS (I suppose that is true with all technologies).  Here is one that plagued me just the other day: 318 more words

PowerShell

Built my first Web App using Ruby on Rails!

Finally, after months of learning, procrastination and hard-work, I’m proud to showcase the NCSV-Collage, my first Web App that I’ve built from scratch! Check it out by clicking  290 more words

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AWS Loadbalancing

For previous setup info see my post on setting up instances using Chef and AWS: HERE

AWS Loadbalancing

If you have completed the steps in the previous post you can repeat them a few times to spin up 3 or more instances. 442 more words

Chef

Chef: Spin-up and bootstrap a node on AWS

A few quick instructions for spinning up a node on AWS using Chef and the Knife EC2 plugin.
Some of these steps I culled together from various sites and thought it might be helpful to have them all in one spot. 623 more words

Chef