Thursday, June 17, 2021

Cloud Vanity: A Weekly Carnival of AWS, Azure, GCP, and More - Edition 6

 Welcome to the next edition of weekly Cloud Vanity. There is so much razzmatazz about cloud that for a second we tend to think that every company is already on some sort of cloud. A recent study has found out that still only 35% of companies are in the cloud and rest of them are still thinking or planning to migrate. So still lot of opportunity there.

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Cloud Vanity: A Weekly Carnival of AWS, Azure, GCP, and More - Edition 5

 Welcome to the next edition of weekly Cloud Vanity. As usual, this edition casts light on multiple cloud providers and what's happening in their sphere. From the mega players to the small fish on the ocean, it has covered it all. Enjoy!!!

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Cloud Vanity: A Weekly Carnival of AWS, Azure, GCP, and More - Edition 4

 Welcome to the next edition of weekly Cloud Vanity. Foundation of any cloud matters. Cloud is and always will be a distributed hybrid phenomenon. That is why architecting, developing, and operating a hybrid mix of workload require stable, scalable and reliable cloud technologies. This edition discusses few of them from across different clouds out there.

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Cloud Vanity: A Weekly Carnival of AWS, Azure, GCP, and More - Edition 3

 Welcome to the next edition of weekly Cloud Vanity. IBM Cloud is not having a good time out there. It was hit by another outage this week, just five days after a similar incident. The root cause was an unidentified "severity-one" incident impacted multiple services across multiple locations. This once again underlines that you need a high availability and DR plan in the cloud too. 

Cloud Vanity: A Weekly Carnival of AWS, Azure, GCP, and More - Edition 2

 Welcome to the next edition of weekly Cloud Vanity. With all the hype around Cloud computing, you might think that everyone is already in the cloud but that's not really true. It's still just the beginning and a long way to go. So don't think it's already late to jump on the bandwagon. If you are thinking about shifting to cloud career then do it now. If you are a company thinking about moving workloads to cloud then do it. Because there is no other option if you want to survive.

Monday, April 19, 2021

How to Enable SSH Equivalency Between EC2 Instances

 If you want to login to a Linux instance from other Linux instance without password or without mentioning the key, then ssh equivalency is the solution. 

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Where to Put PostgreSQL in AWS

When it comes to putting PostgreSQL database in AWS, you are spoiled for choice. There are 3 ways to do that:



1) Install and configure PostgreSQL on EC2 instance.

2) Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL

3) Amazon Aurora for PostgreSQL

You can watch the whole video here.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

One Reason to Run Oracle on Google Cloud Platform

There is one reason to run Oracle on Google Cloud Platform, one solid and compelling reason. It has nothing to do with cost, and it has nothing to do with performance.

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Compartments in OCI

 One of my favorite concepts in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) is compartments. If you have worked in AWS, at first they may seem redundant and cumbersome, but contrary to that, they are quite useful and make things less cluttered. 

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Solution of Nuget Provider Issue with PowerShell and AWS Tools

 On a AWS EC2 Windows 2012 server, my goal was to write some data to S3 bucket. I was using a small Powershell Script to copy the file to the S3 bucket. For that I needed to Install AWS Tools for Powershell and I used following command at Powershell prompt running as administrator: