AWS Private Marketplace setup for organisations
Elevate AWS Cloud Efficiency: Discover AWS Private Marketplace – Your solution for secure, compliant purchases within organisations
Amazon DynamoDB table updates by an event driven AWS Lambda function in a multi-account environment
Automate AWS DynamoDB updates with Lambda triggered by EventBridge. Efficient resource management in cloud computing.
Who is your sysadmin at Home?
Let’s get the clickbait out of the way, the answer is You! and now the why and how and the...
8 ways women and men behave differently when applying for an IT job in Europe
While doing my research I came across this survey from March 17,...
IBM Multicloud is now available as an event source in AWS CloudTrail Lake
Compliance and security are core principles of IBM Multicloud (formerly Nordcloud Klarity)...
Your Induction Questions, Answered
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Automated Production-Level Solution for Computer Vision Apps on the Edge Using AWS Panorama
We demonstrate how to use an AWS serverless architecture to deploy computer vision applications leveraging ML model predictions.
What are the advantages of SIEM?
Since security incident and event management (SIEM) offers obvious advantages, it has...
Uber, Social Engineering & Security Weak Links | Expert Blog
I have talked a few times in these blogs about the importance...
Top 10 Security Challenges of 2023
There are an estimated 213 million companies worldwide, and every year many...
Managing hundreds of Google Cloud projects in minutes
We maintain and update more than 500 Google Cloud projects. That number grows every day.
Automating Cross-account CI/CD Pipelines Using AWS CDK v2
In today’s blog post, we will provision pipelines in a tooling account...
Digital Nomads & Remote Work – What’s Changed and How to Stay Secure￼
With digital nomads, IT teams are concerned about security with employees working from home.
Designing Proactive Monitoring Patterns of Costs and Usages using AWS Budgets
In one of our previous posts, we spoke about how AWS Cost...
Deploying React App Using Serverless and Terraform on AWS
Serverless framework Serverless framework is a neat tool to develop and deploy...
Simple Monitoring Solution On Microsoft Azure
This article was inspired by a project in which our customer wanted...
Computer Vision with Edge Computing for Low-latency Real-time Decision Making
Computer vision is a branch of artificial intelligence (AI) that lets computers...
Embrace Kubernetes and Decrease Infrastructure Spend
Energyworx is a Dutch scale-up that produces big data platforms for customers...
Leveraging Azure Bicep for air-gapped deployment of SonarQube
Provision infrastructure using Azure Bicep with all the recommendations and best practises from Sonar for self hosted static application security...
Monolithic or Microservices? 4 Tips to get Things Moving
Dealing with cloud infrastructure is somewhat trivial (well not really in some...
AWS CodePipeline Approval Stage Without Login in AWS Console
All DevOps engineers who are first establishing a CI/CD deployment on AWS...
Don’t Get Lost in the Clouds – How and Why to Use AWS MAP
The AWS Migration Acceleration Programme (MAP) is a cloud migration programme to help accelerate cloud potential. Find out how to...
Guide for architects and developers:
How to run Kubernetes real-time workloads at scale
Find out how to implement K8s and Kafka in AWS for a basic ETL process of data in real-time.
Coding with AI auto-completion – How does Copilot weigh up?
Copilot vs Tabnine comparison - there has been some hype around the Copilot AI auto-completion tool.
Fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect (Part 6, Go live)
How to go live and achieve fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect.
Realising the Potential:
How to turn DevOops into DevOps
Many businesses understand DevOps its benefits but, what’s often less clear is how to realise this potential.
Fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect (Part 5, new feature development)
How to build new features to achieve fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect.
Fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect (Part 4, validated forms in Remix with zod)
How to get validated forms in Remix to achieve fullstack serverless web development.
How to Re-encrypt EBS Volumes… the Lazy Way
Our expert’s guide to re-encrypting EBS volumes in part one of our automation in AWS blog series.
Fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect (Part 3, UI code separation)
How to refactor UI code to achieve fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect.
Fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect (Part 2, nested routes)
How to set up nested routes to achieve fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect.
Fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect (Part 1, setup)
A sample environment to show you how to achieve fullstack serverless web development with Remix and Architect.
How to Integrate Red Hat SSO with AWS Cognito
Steps involved in configuring Red Hat SSO as an external identity provider in the AWS Cognito User Pool.
Dependency management in AWS Control Tower Account Factory for Terraform (AFT)
One of Nordcloud’s landing zone experts walks you through managing dependencies between account customisations in AFT.
Build, Deploy and Run Securely – DevSecOps Best Practices
DevSecOps best practices help teams automate and overcome challenges around building and deploying applications in a secure, agile way.
Setting up an AWS Landing Zone in China
AWS in China is somewhat different to AWS in other regions.
Accelerate resource tagging with PowerShell — Microsoft Azure Tag Report
Once, I prepared this script to quickly tag many resources deployed on...
How to manage resources in the external tenant in Azure?
The case You want to manage resources in other tenants without additional...
Analysing News Article Content with Google Cloud Natural Language API
In this post we take advantage of Google’s pre-trained AI models for NLP and use Cloud Natural Language API to...
Training PyTorch Transformers on Google Cloud AI Platform
Google Cloud is widely known for its great AI and machine learning...
Passwordless ARM templates using Azure Key Vault
We at Nordcloud implement ARM templates on the Microsoft Azure platform regularly....
Migrating on-prem to AWS with ease, using CloudEndure
CloudEndure makes lift-and-shift migrations quite effortless, yet it is not as mature as other AWS services.
Extending CloudFormation with custom resource types
In this post I show how you can extend AWS CloudFormation with...
Managing application incidents efficiently with alert instructions as code
In this post we describe application incident management, and how we handle it at Nordcloud.
Monitoring your home temperature – Part 3: Visualizing your data with Power BI
Finally, we have our infrastructure up and running and we can start...
Monitoring your home temperature – Part 2: Setting up Azure
Now we need to setup the Azure side and for that you...
Monitoring your home temperature – Part 1: Setting up RuuviTags and Raspberry Pi
We moved to a new house three years ago and since then,...
How can you architect Serverless SaaS Applications on AWS?
In my previous blog post I listed 6 key themes that separates...
Controlling lights with Ikea Trådfri, Raspberry Pi and AWS
One of our developers build a smart lights solution with Ikea Trådfri, Raspberry Pi and AWS for his home.
Minimizing AWS Lambda deployment package size in TypeScript
Our Senior Developer Vitalii explains how to significantly reduce the deployment package size of AWS Lambda functions written in TypeScript...
Problems with DynamoDB Single Table Design
Single Table Design is a database design pattern for DynamoDB based applications. In this article we take a look at...