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Recent News

Amazon Cuts EKS Bill in Half!
(21/01/2020)
Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) is now reduced fifty percent down to 10 cents per hour for each Kubernetes cluster that you run just in case you were looking at GKE with rose tinted-glasses.

Building Containerised Applications on AWS
(21/01/2020)
AWS has published a new edX course to help.

Alibaba Cloud Obtains Trusted Partner Network (TPN) Certification
(21/01/2020)
The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) is happy that Alibaba can do DRM and other tricks (encryption, etc) to protect content from the MP4/BitTtorrent crowd.

Space Invaders Meets Kubernetes Chaos Engineering
(21/01/2020)
Headless chaos engineering is boring. What about if Pods were alien spaceships and you could shoot them down? Well now you can.

A Serverless Journey Begins with Many Steps, Actually
(20/01/2020)
When one thought that serverless was actually about not having to plan in advance and getting on with bringing value to customers.

Blog Posts

Go By Assertion Go By Assertion

A Go reference using unit testing assertions as opposed to print statements.

November 26, 2019

Writing a Hangman Game in Vue.js Writing a Hangman Game in Vue.js

A Vue.js + Bootstrap Vue project.

September 22, 2019

AWS 2018 Exam Outline AWS 2018 Exam Outline

Outline for the Amazon Certified Solutions Architect (Associate) exam

December 13, 2018

Tech Directory

    AWS Services

  • AWS Backup: A tool to manage backups in a central fashion across an AWS estate (EBS, EFS, DynamoDB, RDS, etc).(15/01/2020)

  • Content Management Systems (CMS)

  • Ghost: A modern CMS written in Node.Js that claims to be 20 times faster than WordPress.(15/01/2020)
  • Django: A fully configurable CMS written in Python. A hybrid between Ruby on Rails and WordPress.(15/01/2020)

  • Data Science (Python Frameworks)

  • PyTorch: A Python framework for machine learning that is typically considered a friendlier alternative to TensorFlow.(14/01/2020)

  • Container Technology (Hybrid)

  • Outposts: Amazon Outposts is a solution to extend AWS capabilities into the data centre using either AWS hardware or VMWare.(13/01/2020)

  • Container Technology

  • Kubectl Tree: Visualisation of Kubernetes object dependencies as a tree.(13/01/2020)

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