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Posts on data platforms, pipelines, and studying toward the AWS certifications.

Free AWS services

Getting your head around costs is part of studying for AWS Certifications. But did you know there are services which have no cost at all?

CloudWatch or CloudTrail?

CloudTrail and CloudWatch sound similar, but there are some key differences to what they do, how they monitor services, and when you might need them in isolation or in combination.

Why a VPC is like the London Underground

Networking and AWS VPC can be tricky. But it doesn’t have to be. Just like learning to use The Tube, you’ll be a natural in no time.

Gently down the stream with AWS Kinesis

Gone are the days of batch processing, AWS Kinesis allows you to run analytics on the fly and shard streams for scalability

Big Data from A to Z

Welcome to another awesome list. This time, Big Data and all the tools Data Scientists and Data Engineers use to build platforms and models.

SNS, SQS or both?

This is an overview of SNS (Simple Notification Service), SQS (Simple Queue Service) and how they can be used in isolation or together to send persistent and immediate messages.