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Sherin Shahanas

Sherin Shahanas


AWS CodeBuild: A Fully Managed Build Tool

Posted on February 16, 2017 by Sherin Shahanas | Comments(0)

Integrate Code, Build Artifact, Manage release. If you know the pain of these processes you might need to look at AWS CodeBuild. Maintaining a project developed by many team members concurrently which Is composed of different functions, environment, and languages, AWS CodeBuild is here to help you. AWS CodeBuild is a fully managed service that compiles your source code and gives you a software package which you can directly deploy into your servers. Instead of setting up and scaling your own build server fleet, you can use CodeBuild to streamline your development process. AWS CodeBuild is elastic, scalable, and easy to use. For each build, it launches a fresh, Isolated container-based environment and terminates it after the build process ends. You can also use CodeBuild as AWS CodePipeline Build Provider. Let’s look at the major Terminologies of AWS CodeBuild. • Source Repository – Location of your source code. • Build Environment – Your runtime environment. • IAM Role – Grants CodeBuild permission to access to specific AWS services and resources. • Build Spec – Build commands. • Compute Type – Amount of memory and compute power required. AWS CodeBuild uses Docker containers to build your code depending on your environment.

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Postfix Email Server integration with SES

Posted on July 7, 2016 by Sherin Shahanas | Comments(1)

Have you ever  thought of setting up a web or application server with your own mail server? Have you ever tried to do so and stuck at some point? Well, when you host a website or your application it is likely to have your own mail server to handle incoming and outgoing mail to your domain. Before I get into my topic, I assume that you have got basic knowledge on AWS. For any kind of cloud training please visit www.cloudthat.com. Here, I’m going to explain you how to setup a simple postfix email server with AWS SES to handle all your email needs of the application. AWS SES (Simple Email service) is a cost effective email service built on AWS cloud. You will be launching an Amazon EC2 machine to setup your email server. Let me put it in this way. We have got two phases in this implementation. Configure SES with your Domain Integrate postfix with SES on an EC2 machine Configure SES with your Domain Domain name is essentially the name given to your website, which helps the visitors to remember the site. For example, we have got a domain cloudthat.com and we have the websites like blog.cloudthat.com,

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