When your mind turns to cloud network diagrams often Microsoft Visio will be the first thing that springs to mind. That’s not surprising, given the popularity of this accomplished desktop flow chart/drawing application.

But is it the best way to diagram your AWS infrastructure?

The simple answer is yes and…

When your organisation has hundreds or thousands of users, the logistics of controlling the deployment of software and services can be a complex and time consuming task.

You need to ensure your users are installing approved software applications and you need to know that they have the appropriate permissions to…

Amazon DevOps guru is a machine learning power service that helps you improve your application’s operational performance and availability by detecting anomalies that fall outside normal operating patterns.

DevOps guru enables developers and DevOps engineers to automatically identify, diagnose and remediate performance and operation issues that traditionally have been hard…

IAM AWS Identity and Access Management is a service that allows you to create and manage users, access credentials and policies within your AWS account.

You can create IAM users and roles and attach policies that allow or deny access to the resources and data held in your AWS account.

IAM Users

If you are building on AWS cloud infrastructure then security is almost certainly at the forefront of every move you make when designing, deploying and operating your network environments.

With large, complex environments, the ability to lock down your infrastructure and data is extremely important, so anything that makes the…

The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is a downloadable tool that you can use to manage your AWS services.

The CLI can be downloaded and when installed is integrated into your Windows, MacOS or Linux terminal.

A new “aws” command is then available to execute instructions to AWS to perform…

Alan Blackmore

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