Author Archives: Vikrant Sundriyal

Free SSL/TLS Certificates for applications hosted on AWS EC2

AWS Cloud Security

All About AWS Certificate Manager-ACM Setup SSL/TLS certificates using AWS ACM Here comes the good news, AWS has recently launched Certificate Manager (ACM) service designed to protect and manage the private keys used with SSL/TLS certificates for free. SSL and TLS, are industry-standard protocols for encrypting network communications. They provide encryption for sensitive data in […]

How to work with AWS Cloudsearch PHP SDK

Blog also covers AWS Cloudsearch basic operations with PHP SDK AWS Cloudsearch Drawbacks AWS Cloudsearch Query AWS Cloudsearch Suggester   Cloudsearch is an AWS service which helps in searching large collections of data such as documents, web pages, posts etc. While integrating cloud search for one of my project, I found there is very limited information […]

Scheduling AWS Tasks using Data Pipeline Service

With the increase in AWS Services demand, the necessity to manage AWS recourses in more efficient and economical way is also increasing. This Blog is intended to explain how AWS data pipeline service can be used to automate tasks which can result in cost optimization. Am using an example where EC2 instances will be stopped […]

Automating Transcoding using AWS service (Elastic Transcoder , Lambda, S3 notifications)

This blog also also covers: Sample Lambda function Integrating S3 event notification with Lambda function. Creating Elastic Transcoder job  using Lamdba Function.. Elastic Transcoder is one of the very interesting  AWS service which is extremely easy to use via console. However, when it comes to transcoding automation for the media files uploaded on S3, it turns […]