Microsoft Azure – Monitoring
Microsoft Azure provides an overall monitoring solution. Azure Monitoring helps us to track performance, maintain and identify trends. It comes with a GUI tool that is easy and powerful.
It is the platform service that provides a single source for monitoring Azure resources with Azure Monitor, you can visualize, query, route, archive and take action on the metrics and logs coming from resources in Azure. You can also work with this data using the Monitor portal blade, Monitor Powershell, cross-platform CLI, Azure monitor REST APIs.
It not only provides Activity Log and Diagnostic Logs […]
Introduction to Athena
Athena is a serverless and interactive query service that makes it easier to analyze data directly from Amazon S3 using Standard SQL. It is used to query large amounts of data stored in the Amazon S3 bucket it uses Presto as its querying engine. Query results are cached in S3 by default for 45 days. It also stores the metadata of the data stored in S3 in CSV, JSON or any other format. For that, it uses AWS glue catalog metadata (hive metadata store). We pay per query (1Tb scanned = $5 […]
Auto Scaling Overview
Auto Scaling is an Amazon service that helps the developers to scale the resources automatically across multiple services and optimize the applications. It monitors your resources and automatically adjusts the resources according to the requirement. It maintains the best fit balance between cost and performance. It provides a user interface where user can build the scaling plans for the resource like Amazon ECS tasks (Amazon Elastic Container Service), Amazon DynamoDB tables and indexes, Amazon Aurora Replicas and even Amazon EC2 instances.
You can easily start with Amazon Auto Scaling using Command Line Interface(CLI), SDK […]
1. Database migration from ec2 to RDS
Backup and restore DB
# pg_dump -Fc -v -h [instance endpoint] -U [master_username] [database] > [database].dump
createdb [new database name]
# pg_restore -v -h [instance endpoint] -U [master_username] -d [new database name] [database].dump
In below file changes required with following directives
# vi /etc/openproject/conf.d/00_addon_postgres
# openproject restart
2. Set S3 bucket for storage for attachments
# vi /etc/openproject/conf.d/other
Comment the below line
And, add the below directives at the end of file
Overview of AWS Lambda:
AWS Lambda is a service of the Amazon Web Service which allows the user to execute the code in a serverless manner. A serverless manner means the user can execute the code without having the server or without managing any server. The user doesn’t need to worry about the machine or any other things like the operating system(OS) on the machine, attached security patches, and other necessary components. Users will just run the code with the help of the Lambda service.
Lambda is an automatic version of EC2 that is used to […]
How we can encrypt EBS root volume in AWS?
I am assuming that you have already launched the predefined Amazon Machine Image template, Now Open the EC2 dashboard and navigate the “Elastic Block Store”. Click on the ‘Volumes’ option.
You can check in Description section your volume is not encrypted, As shown in the following screenshot(b) under the red marked area. But make sure you selected the right volume for encryption. For the confirmation, you can identify your volume with Volume ID. It should be like “Volume ID – vol-01a1647b2178ec243” which is attached to your EC2 […]
Azure Backup is the Azure-based service you can use to backup and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. Azure Backup replaces your existing on-premises or off-site backup solution with a cloud-based solution that is reliable, secure, and cost-competitive. Many cloud vendors offer some kind of backup service as it is a simple but important use case for every business.
Backing up your data to a cloud service like Microsoft Azure has a few advantages over traditional on-premise backup solutions which include:
When you taking backing […]
What is an Insuring Agreement?
An insuring agreement is the part of an insurance contract in which the insurance company explains exactly which risks it will give insurance coverage for in exchange for premium payments at a certain amount and interval. The insuring agreement also generally lists the exclusions for insurance coverage so that the policyholder knows the specific extent of their coverage. Insuring agreements are necessary in case a conflict arises over whether or not a specific loss is covered. Both the insurance company and the policyholder should be able to determine from the insuring agreement whether […]
RDS is a Relational Database Service that helps you to manage your database on the cloud through the desired database engine. The AWS RDS and database administration tasks can be managed easily through simple steps.
Amazon RDS is a fully manageable and scalable cloud service that takes care of all the maintenance, backups, and patching for you. You can take the backup manually or schedule the Amazon RDS for automatic backup. Amazon RDS provides the facility to scale up and scale down the CPU, MEM, and IOPS. If your requirement is high memory, high CPU and low […]
What is DevOps and why it is gaining popularity?
DevOps (Development and Operations) is a culture that promotes collaboration between the development and operations team to increase the organization’s ability to deliver products or applications in an automated and repeatable way. Today an increasing number of organizations are implementing DevOps, fueled by reports of the benefits of DevOps which includes less time consumption to deliver things to market, reduced costs, increased security, and higher quality of products. So, it can be defined as a type of agile relationship between development and IT operations with a basic goal […]
AWS provides the multiple tools that help the users to monitor Amazon resources and applications that are hosted on AWS cloud Infrastructure. You can customize these tools to do monitoring for you when you are not using Amazon Web Service console or you can do the monitoring manually. Automatic Monitoring tools are divided into three components as mentioned below:
a) System Status Check.
b) Instance Status Check.
c) Amazon CloudWatch.
A system check is a tool that can detect the problem that may harm your instances and the System Status Check tool is preprogrammed to check […]