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Abhisek Dey

Still Wondering, Why to Opt for Docker?

Posted on July 15, 2016 by Abhisek Dey | Comments(0)

When I first started learning about Docker few months back, I had just got transferred from my companies AWS team and to be honest I was a little skeptical about technology but thankfully, my manager was an expert in the field and I attended one of his trainings to get an overview of Docker. Soon, we started containerizing our AWS environment with Amazon ECS. So, I finally surrendered to containers and found that they solve a lot of real world problems and have a lot of advantages. I think this is a good place to start. Over this series of blog posts I’ll be covering ways to use Docker, Importance of Docker, real life use cases in solving problem while moving to production, etc. The buzzword Docker is the most talked about in today’s IT world. If I get down to the nuts and bolts, Docker allows a number of advantages, which allow you to run multiple containers to run on single host and are light weight than virtual machines. In today’s post, we will discuss why is Docker a game changer and why you should go with Docker. First we will see some of the advantages of docker and

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Migration of WordPress from BlueHost to AWS for FREE!!!

Posted on August 14, 2015 by Abhisek Dey | Comments(0)

We know it is a painful and cumbersome exercise to move WordPress installation from BlueHost to AWS. We have been getting lot of consulting requests from lot of companies for migrating their WordPress installation from BlueHost to AWS. This gave us an idea to come up with a solution for making this migration simple & easy for everyone. So, we are extremely proud to launch our new initiative, https://www.movetoaws.com which is totally FREE! We have created this platform to offer applications that will facilitate moving various web properties from various sources to AWS (Amazon Web Services) seamlessly & hassle-free. We are super excited to roll-out our first offering under this initiative, i.e., Migrate WordPress from BlueHost to AWS. This application will help you in migrating your existing WordPress websites residing on BlueHost to Amazon Web Services (AWS) with just few clicks. This application requires credentials of the source site i.e. BlueHost in this case including IP, Username and Password. In addition, this application also requires Access Key and Secret Access Key of an existing AWS account in order to validate it. Let’s have a preview of this application: Below is the snapshot of the Home Page from where you can

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