Category Archives: AWS

AWS EC2 Windows Instance – Get instance details

When provisioning an AWS EC2 fleet either manually or via a launch configuration it is very useful to be able to determine if the instance(s) are both operational and the Elastic load balancer is correctly redirecting HTTP requests and spreading … Continue reading

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I passed – AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Level exam!

I sat and passed my first of many AWS exams today and am very stoked with the results. http://aws.amazon.com/certification/certified-solutions-architect-associate/ Keep an eye on my blog for LOTS of AWS related posts coming soon.

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IaaS IOPs Test – Azure Vs. AWS

I was curious recently about comparing disk IOPs between AWS and Microsoft Azure for IaaS Virtual Machines and the one thing that really surprised me was how much control and configurability you had when tuning and configuringĀ disks. I decided to … Continue reading

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