HA MultiAZ SMB Cluster on AWS


The following video was shared by @Gordypls. So HT to him.

Ive seen similar solutions to this need come and go over the years and have never found a solution that I was entirely happy with. This one looks better than other contenders. Its a 4 minute watch and feels like a reasonable solution for use on AWS.

Ive corrected the title on this video because CIFS is a legacy name now. See this.

via Qantas: Building a Highly-Available, Multi-AZ CIFS Cluster on AWS – YouTube


[SAVED] – 10 Lessons from 10 Years of AWS


Architecting and designing at Cloud Scale? Learn from this guy.

AWS have their well architected framework of course however this guy goes further than the AWS pillars and into the whys and wherefores in some detail.

via 10 Lessons from 10 Years of AWS (part 1) – Hacker Noon

An AWS Monitoring Primer


A very useful mind map of AWS monitoring capabilities, their relationships and purposes.

via AWS Monitoring Primer | cloudonaut

AWS-CLI Profile Management Made Easy – Jayway


Ive been looking for a simple widget to let me quickly configure my AWS CLI profile. No need to look any further.

. ~/._awsAliasesalias awsall=”_awsListAll”alias awsp=”_awsSwitchProfile”alias awswho=”aws configure list”

Source: AWS-CLI Profile Management Made Easy – Jayway