Category: AWSPage 3 of 4

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

Which AWS EC2 is right for you?

EC2 is a service that provides virtual machines in the cloud. You only pay for the capacity you use and choose from ‘families’ of instance types.

The Great Migration: From SQL Server to AWS Aurora

This is a retrospective covering some of the learnings of ‘Project Aurora’. A nine-month project to migrate 60 users from SQL Server to AWS Aurora.

What’s in the bucket?

Objects. That’s what. S3 (Simple Storage Service) is used to store objects and flat files in ‘buckets’ in the Cloud.

Don’t you know who IAM?

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is one of the first services you are introduced to when learning about AWS

AWS Lightsail and WordPress

Spin up a Wordpress blog or test site quickly and inexpensively in a few minutes for a few bucks a month.

AWS from A to Z

The AWS list of services grows each month, here’s a list to help you get to grips with some of them