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Creating Scalable & Redundant Infrastructure with Amazon Route 53

High Availability, Continuous Processing, Scalability, Redundancy, Fault Tolerance… we have all heard these terms before plenty of times, but how do we accomplish them?

Unfortunately, it is not as easy as a flip of a switch, and even a seasoned network engineer will admit that there is no single protocol or solution stack that solves this problem entirely. 1,452 more words

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News: New Amazon AWS Per-Second Billing

Earlier today, on September 18, 2017, Amazon Web Services released a new billing program which now allows clients to be billed on a per-second basis. 56 more words

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Using Amazon AWS CloudWatch for Log Retention and Analysis

Log retention is a topic that is always at the top of mind for Information Security professionals, Compliance professionals and regulators alike. Why? Because logs tell the story of what happened, when it happened and how it happened – and that’s exactly why when there is a breach, regardless of the type of business you’re in, logs are usually one of the first things that investigators look at when starting an investigation. 1,687 more words

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If Amazon Fails

An interesting subject is discussed in this article (with some references to more articles and discussions), regarding the question of our dependence on major service providers such as Amazon.  203 more words

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Hacked Android App (APK)! Stick to the Play Store!

Hi All!

Life has been busy for me lately outside of the tech blogger life so my apologies in the delay between articles.

In this article I want to discuss why, when downloading “Apps” for your Android phone you should stick to the “Play Store” or a trusted source. 1,247 more words

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Use Amazon's AWS VPC, & Your VPN To Extend Your Server Infrastructure (using Static Routing)

With the invent of cloud computing, a much powerful addition to a corporate data centre was the ability to scale its infrastructure in a virtual private cloud. 1,859 more words

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