Alight Analytics Senior Platform Developer Caleb Hyde takes viewers through the process of provisioning scripts when creating an EC2 instance in Amazon AWS.
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In this video, Alight Analytics’ Senior Platform Developer Caleb Hyde takes viewers through the experience of setting up a virtual server using Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2).
The AWS platform has a bewildering number of components. I find it useful to think of the different components in terms of levels of abstraction for platform deployment. This is reflected somewhat in the AWS Documentation when selecting the Products selection in the drop-down menu from the top left. If you’re deploying just back-end computing tasks,… Read More »
AWS and the CLI Much of Alight’s reporting infrastructure run’s on the Amazon Web Services cloud computing platform. Since we’re a Python shop, we use the boto library in our codebase. For operations and adhoc activities, though, we sometimes need to inspect the components that we use. Since I spend most of my time at… Read More »