Monday 1/17/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Lambda parts 1 & 2

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes: Serverless and Application services section: AWS Lambda Parts 1 & 2 [ASSOCIATESHARED] AWS Lambda – Part 1 This three-part lesson focused on Lambda. The first thing we learned was that Lambda is a function as a service (FAAS) product. You provide specialized short running and focused code toContinue reading “Monday 1/17/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Lambda parts 1 & 2”

Thursday 1/13/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Deep Dive Parts 1 & 2

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes: Serverless and Application services section: Architecture Deep Dive Parts 1 & 2 Architecture Deep Dive Part 1 This lesson was focused on event driven architecture, and also comparing it to other architectures. It was discussed that having a solid understanding of all the different types of architectures wasContinue reading “Thursday 1/13/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Deep Dive Parts 1 & 2”

Monday 1/10/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Gateway Load Balancer

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 50 minutes: HA & Scaling section: Gateway Load Balancers Gateway Load Balancers The focus of today’s lesson was on Gateway Load Balancers. It was explained that these are a new addition to the load balancer family and are designed for very specific use cases. To begin the discussion around GatewayContinue reading “Monday 1/10/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Gateway Load Balancer”

Friday 1/7/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 75 minutes: [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution stage 6, [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolutio stage 7 [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution Stage 6a – Optional .. move to Aurora and DB HA The focus of this stage of the demo was on migrating from RDS to a fully, highly available Aurora cluster. ToContinue reading “Friday 1/7/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution”

Thursday 1/6/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes: HA & Scaling section: [ADVANCED DEMO]: Stage 5 part 2: Enable elasticity via a ASG & ALB and fix wordpress (hardcoded WPHOME) [ADVANCED DEMO] Architecture Evolution STAGE 5: Part 2 Continuing on from part one, we picked up with working on enabling an autoscaling group, which would allowContinue reading “Thursday 1/6/22 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution”

Wednesday 1/5/21 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes: HA & Scaling section: [ADVANCED DEMO] Stage five, part 1: Enable elasticity via a ASG & ALB and fix wordpress (hardcoded WPHOME) [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution Stage 5 Part 1 The focus of this part of the demo was to add a load balancer and auto-scaling group toContinue reading “Wednesday 1/5/21 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution”

Monday 1/3/22 Cloud Studies update: AWS Architecture Evolution: Stage 4

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 course, 60 minutes: HA & Scaling section: [ADVANCED DEMO]: Stage 4 [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution – Stage 4 Split out the WP filesystem and update the LT In this section of the demo we focused on last steps that would lead to our architecture being truly elastic and scalable. This included migratingContinue reading “Monday 1/3/22 Cloud Studies update: AWS Architecture Evolution: Stage 4”

Friday 12/31/21 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution: Stage 3

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes: HA & Scaling section: [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution Stage 3 [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution Stage 3: Split out the DB into RDS and update the LT The stated aim for stage three was to change the single server architecture and move towards something a little more scalable. WeContinue reading “Friday 12/31/21 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution: Stage 3”

Wednesday 12/29/21 Cloud studies update: AWS Architecture Evolution Stage 2

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-C02 study course, 60 minutes: HA & Scaling section: [ADVANCED DEMO]: Architecture Evolution Stage 2: Automate the build using a launch template Architecture Evolution: Stage 2: Automate the Build using a Launch Template Building from the two parts of stage 1, this stage was about recreating the work from stage 1, but thisContinue reading “Wednesday 12/29/21 Cloud studies update: AWS Architecture Evolution Stage 2”

Tuesday 12/28/21 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution stage 1: part 2

Adrian Cantrill’s SAA-CO2 study course, 60 minutes: HA & Scaling section: [Advanced Demo] Architecture Evolution: stage 1, part 2 [Associate Shared] Architecture Evolution STAGE 1 – Part 2 Continuing on from part one, after creating all of that architecture, the next step was to install WP on the EC2 instance. To do this, we navigatedContinue reading “Tuesday 12/28/21 Cloud Studies Update: AWS Architecture Evolution stage 1: part 2”