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It is very important to ensure that the performance of your acquired AWS services is up to the mark; and if not, make sure you have a comprehensive strategy or solution to put the performance factor in place to improve the same.   Leveraging Centilytics for that matter is a great option where the “Performance Optimizer” feature checks the usage limits of your service(s), ensures your application...

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When you are running your entire or even a part of your IT infrastructure in AWS cloud, it is really important that you ensure, your workloads, applications, the infrastructure as a whole is secured enough to stand security threats.   But, everything comes with a price and this one has a real good price if you are planning for a complete security audit. How about if you...

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With the breadth and depth of services AWS has to offer, it’s likely that you start off with a simple EC2 instance powering a website, and your architecture stack would look something like this:   Figure 1A simple WordPress website   And later, once you get used to working on AWS, and the website grows, the stack can gradually evolve into something like:   Figure 2: The first one on steroids   More...

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Gartner recently released its IaaS Magic Quadrant for 2017 outlining, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure as clear Leaders in the infrastructure-as-a-service space.   Google Cloud, on the other hand, made it to the third position trailing behind AWS and Microsoft Azure, placed on top of the Visionary quadrant. But, the curiosity remains; will Google Cloud cross the Visionary border and step its foot on the...

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In the cloud-dominated world of AWS, a vast array of cloud services and pricing models are available to choose from. Though AWS lets you pick the services that best fit your IT landscape, organizations quickly end up with complex, tangled cloud bills; data transfer costs, for instance, contributing up to 30% to the total cost.   But, as they say, being pampered for choice and variety has...

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Introduction:   If you own a business and are leveraging cloud computing, your business is bound to grow but, so will your cloud computing bills. Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers a solution to the growing cloud computing bills; the concept of Reserved Instances (RIs). The whole concept of reserved instances can be explained as making a commitment to AWS to utilize specific instance type for a certain...

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