Metaverse for Cloud Training with AWS Cloud Quest Game

Posted on September 6, 2022 by Saniya Naz | Comments(1)

If you are a fresher in technology, especially in Cloud Computing, and not sure where to start or how to understand the fundamentals of Cloud, AWS has rolled out a metaverse game that clarifies the above dilemma. Now, if you think all these games have a learning curve, these games also improve your visual attention, counting skills, focusing skills, conceptualization, and many more. Likewise, AWS Cloud Quest: Cloud Practitioner, as described by AWS, is a “role-playing learning game that helps you develop practical cloud skills through interactive learning and hands-on activities using AWS services.” This blog portrays my first hand experience while playing this game.

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Data Lifecycle Management on AWS

Posted on September 5, 2022 by Keerthish N | Comments(1)

When that data is in the cloud, security is really a great concern. If you are running this IT infrastructure on your Amazon Cloud, we know that EC2 has Elastic Block Storage (EBS) attached to it which stores all the EC2 data. And we know the best way to properly backup your data is to take snapshots of the EBS volumes in case there is an accidental deletion or hardware degradation at the cloud provider’s side. Do you think that taking snapshots alone can be enough in this case? NO! The other attributes like retaining these snapshots, automation, and deletion of the snapshots must also be taken into consideration.  In this blog, we are going to cover the use of Amazon Data Life Cycle Manager (DLM) policies to automate the retention, creation, and deletion of EBS snapshots.

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Introduction to AWS DevOps – InnerSource Model

Posted on August 30, 2022 by Guru Bhajan Singh | Comments(0)

InnerSource is the term that refers to the emerging practice of organizations that adopt open source methodology, albeit to develop proprietary software. This blog will discuss the Inner-Source ecosystem, which leverages multiple AWS services. Services such as CodeCommit, CodeGuru, CodeBuild, CodeArtifact, CodePipeline, and some other AWS services and open source tools.

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