Tag: Cloudformation

CloudFormation MultiStack Strategies

In today’s article we’re going to take it a step further and see how we can better define our input parameters. We’ll also dive into the ideas behind splitting our workloads into multiple templates and how we can pass details between them.

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An Introduction to AWS CloudFormation

If you’ve spent any time in the land of DevOps over the last few years you will have no doubt heard of the term “Infrastructure as Code”… The idea of defining your infrastructure environment in source code so that it’s easier to track changes and manage versions over time.

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Cross Account RDS Snapshotting Automation Leveraging Pilot Light DR Strategy

An automated solution in a cost effective way to have RDS snapshots shared on a timed schedule with different AWS accounts in order to centrally manage the data also in a different location. The solution mainly caters for standing an infrastructure and bringing the system back to continue the operations for the business continuity within the approved RPO and RTO when any of the disaster events kicks in.

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Integrating CFN-LINT with BuildKite

In this post we explore how to integrate cfn-lint with Buildkite for testing CloudFormation templates, ensuring that the CloudFormation stack will only be deployed if it’s correct.

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