List Resources in all Regions of another AWS Account

Now why would you do that? There can be many reasons, to have a visibility of all the resources in all of your AWS Accounts, for faster onboarding, cost calculations and many other reasons. REQUIREMENTS: In this blog I assume that you have 2 AWS accounts between which you want to enable cross account access. […]

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Run Lambda Function for more than 5 minutes

I have come across many use cases where people want to run their Lambda function for more than 5 minutes. For people who don’t know about AWS Lambda and its limitations, here’s a brief description: AWS Lambda is a compute service that lets you run code without provisioning or managing servers. AWS Lambda executes your […]

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Re:Invent 2017 Announcements at a glance

In this Blog I will quickly take you through the newly launched products and services by AWS in this recent re:Invent 2017. This re:Invent was all about the capabilities of Machine Learning and IoT in cloud. Andy Jassy launched a plethora of services including: AWS EKS, a fully managed Kubernetes service; AWS Fargate, a service […]

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Automatic Backup of Log Files to S3 from EC2 Iinstances

In this short blog post I will show you how you can upload log files of any service be it Apache, JBOSS, nginx or any other service running in your EC2 instance to S3. If you will ask me what’s the use of all this. I will say there are many advantages of doing this. […]

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AWS CloudFormation Primer (Infrastructure as Code)

AWS CloudFormation is a service which provides users with a way to describe the AWS resources they want created, in a declarative and re-usable fashion, through the use of simple JSON or YAML formatted text files. It supports a wide variety of AWS services, includes the ability to pass in user supplied paramaters, and some […]

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