AWS Certification Exam : 9 Online Education providers which you can use

AWS Certification Exam : 9 Online Education providers which you can use

AWS certification exams are quite popular and in demand. AWS is an open cloud provider with largest market share.

Certification gives you  any benefits or not, is always a debatable topic. I am not going into that aspects of certifications, in my view, if you do not see any value in certifications, you can still use them as a benchmark of your own learning journey.

Amazon has multiple certification exams under four categories. These categories are Architecting, Developing, Operations and Specialties. …

AWS architect : What an architect does?

AWS architect : What an architect does?

An architect is a person who is responsible for how development team will come out with product. He handles how different components will talk to each other, he even decides what different components will be used to produce stable and secure product.

So, architect is generally responsible for : –

  1. What different components will be used?
  2. How those components will interact with each other?
  3. How an application will handle fail over and downtime of any specific component.
  4.  He is the  person who is normally involved with the project since very early phase.
9 things you need to know about Java 9

9 things you need to know about Java 9

Java 9 has been released in the market. It has lots of new improvements and additions. In this article, I am enlisting 9 things of this major release.

Java 9

  1. Introduction of Jshell

Now, java has joined the league of languages with a shell. Languages like python, ruby and R were having a handy shell in which we can evaluate our code on the fly. Now java has introduced Jshell using which we can eval our java code easily. The jshell tool provides an interactive command-line interface for evaluatin declarations statements and expressions of the java programming language.…

VMware on AWS : What you need to know?

VMware on AWS : What you need to know?

In August 2017, AWS launched VMware for Amazon Cloud service after one year of work with vmware. It was announced at VMworld. It was in beta access since sometime for some selected customers.

Now you can take your VMware load to AWS while still managing your inhouse cloud operations. In this article, I am enlist some of the highlights of this service.
1. Currently it available in only US west (Oregon) region.
2. You can bring your existing licences with you while moving your load to this service.…

10 differences between AWS and Google Cloud

10 differences between AWS and Google Cloud

AWS is market leader in open cloud space but other players are making inroads into its market share. Google cloud is one of them. In this talk, we are going to cover 10 differences between Google Cloud and AWS. Major focus is on the features which covers common use cases. You can take this talk as stepping stone to understand another cloud service provider if you know one of them.…

3 things you need to know about AWS Migration Hub

3 things you need to know about AWS Migration Hub

AWS Migration has been recently announced by AWS. This is a service which you can use to migrate your applications to AWS. This service can be used to track status of application migrations. In this article, I am compiling 3 things you should know about it.

MigrationHub
Availability
This service is not available in all regions. At the time of writing this article this is only available in US West (Oregon) region only. It can only interact with migration tools and give you a single window to manage those.…

7 Devops tools which you should know to create a productive devops culture

7 Devops tools which you should know to create a productive devops culture

Let me state it in start without any introduction. Devops is a culture of practices. It is not a tool. In fact, it is a set of processes for which we use different type of tools, so we can create the culture we want to follow in our organisation or project life cycle. There are lots of open source or proprietary tools to service our devops strategies.

Devops is a combination of rituals as well as tools to do those rituals.…