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Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes! WhaleTech is closing.

Secure credentials for ECS tasks using the EC2 Parameter Store

Tooling around with CloudFormation helpers


Blue moon update

Serverless: what's in a name?

Encrypting EC2 ephemeral volumes with LUKS and AWS KMS


Extending boto3

Freelance Eight Month Update

Improved continuous deployment using Ansible, Docker, SQS and TeamCity

Securing EC2 User Data


EC2 Container Service Hands On

The Fallacy of Cloud Lock In

AWS re:Invent 2014: Initial Reactions to Aurora, KMS, & Code*

AWS re:Invent 2014: Initial Reactions to EC2 Container Service and Lambda

Freelance two month update

High availability NAT instances in AWS VPCs

A Reference VPC Architecture

Loosely Coupled, Part Two

Loosely Coupled

Freelance one month update

Evaluating Elastic Beanstalk, an Ops perspective

Ansible playbook for additional CA Certs

Root CA certificates for Docker Busybox containers

Ansible vault CLI

Continuous Deployment with Ansible and Docker


Limiting SSH access to port forwarding only