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Using AWS CloudFormation's Transform Function

Why use CloudFormation’s Transform Function?

There are two good reasons for using CloudFormation’s “Transform” function to include files. These two reasons are described below:

  1. Consistency. …
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Amazon Web Services

Setting up the AWS serverless reference app and backend API

Recently, I tried amazon’s aws-serverless-auth-reference-app app to check best practices to connect with DynamoDB from a mobile or web-app. While the concept (and the app) is cool, and there is a video ( 202 more words


Microsoft Active Directory Quick Start: Scenario 3

In order to fully determine how the ‘Microsoft Active Directory Quick Start: AD DS with AWS Directory Service on the AWS Cloud’ template works, I implemented the template into AWS CloudFormation’s ‘Create Stack’ option. 550 more words


AD in CloudFormation: JSON files

When starting up scenario 3 (mentioned in my previous blog), the CloudFormation service offers the option of ‘View/Edit template in Designer’. This provides me the JSON script for the template, and a physical diagram. 109 more words


Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services

This next project involves using AWS’s CloudFormation service in building an active directory (AD), and also deploying and automating it.

Amazon CloudFormation service is described as “a service that helps you model and set up your Amazon Web Services resources so that you can spend less time managing those resources and more time focusing on your applications”. 75 more words


Budget Update: 17/05/2017

For the past week I have been working with AWS CloudFormation to create and automate an Active Directory using scenario 3 from the following AWS manual… 120 more words


Microservice databases with mu

mu is a tool that makes it simple and cost-efficient for developers to use AWS as the platform for running their microservices.  In this third post of the blog series focused on the mu tool, we will use mu to manage microservice databases in the pipeline we built in the… 804 more words

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