Tag: AWS

  1. Serverless Framework Authentication and Logging with AWS Cognito

    Over the past few days, I've spent some time re-assessing the Serverless Framework to see if it can help bootstrap new ventures in a faster way. The Previous Venture In my last venture for a major Australian bank, we used Auth0 for authentication and a series of Golang microservices on…

    on AWS serverless Golang

  2. Alexa Custom Skill Gotchas with Serverless Framework

    If you're looking to build a custom skill for Alexa using Serverless because you don't want the hassle of a manual deployment or the other setup fluff you've come to the right place. This will be a list of gotchas that I ran into when working with the Alexa SDK…

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  3. Creating a Slack Bot with Serverless Framework and AWS Lambda

    In case you didn't already know, Serverless works with AWS' API Gateway and Lambda functions which does away with the need for infrastructure. There are certainly some limits to it which I won't get into here. But for tasks that take < 5 minutes and things such as building a…

    on AWS serverless Node.js Slack

  4. Getting GitHub Unified Diff Emails using AWS Lambda and API Gateway

    I just wanted to share some code to get a unified diff email from GitHub webhooks. The above image is the end result due to my lack of design skills nevertheless the source code is available for those who wish to customize it. The interesting thing about this little interesting…

    on AWS lambda git api-gateway Node.js serverless

  5. Using AWS Temporary Security Credentials on EC2 with Node.js

    Applications that run on an EC2 instance must include AWS credentials in their AWS API requests. You could have your developers store AWS credentials directly within the EC2 instance and allow applications in that instance to use those credentials. But developers would then have to manage the credentials and ensure…

    on AWS Node.js Security

  6. Deploying a Dockerized Node.js App onto Elastic Beanstalk with TeamCity

    Setting up a TeamCity deployment pipeline to AWS was a bit tricky so I'm putting it together here in case anyone runs into any issues as well or just need a guideline on how to do it. I won't go into what Docker as there are plenty of tutorials out…

    on AWS teamcity Docker Node.js