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Manage Windows Server updates using AWS Patch Manager

If you manage a handful of servers then OS updates can be done manually, but if you manage hundreds or thousands of servers then that’s a different story. You need an automated response to server updates. Enter Patch Manager, an AWS service that allows for patching Windows, MacOS, and some popular distros of Linux. In […]

Step by Step: AWS Config Remediation

For those of you wanting to setup AWS Config Remediation I’ve listed the steps below. I walked through this process on a YouTube video, but since there are a few steps more than usual I decided to create this post.  AWS Config allows for checking resources in AWS to confirm they are configured the way […]

How To Save 20% On Your AWS Cloud Storage

One of the major responsibilities for anyone who manages their company’s cloud workloads is keeping costs down. I’m constantly looking at alternative EC2 instance types (Virtual Machines for Azure), to see if I can move to newer and cheaper compute. While spinning up a new instance I recently noticed that the default storage is set […]