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Lucidchart Integrations with AWS

Okay, I’m scared of change just like everyone else. I have been building Visios for a pretty long time and know where all the menus are so I’m pretty fast with it. But I do use a Macbook when I travel and firing up Fusion just to run Visio is frustrating. I thought since it’s… Continue Reading

AWS Security Hub

AWS Security Hub

A primary concern for companies moving to the cloud is whether or not their workloads will remain secure. While that debate still happens, AWS has made great strides to assuage customer’s concerns by adding services to ensure workloads are well protected. At re:Invent 2018 another service named AWS Security Hub was added. Security Hub allows… Continue Reading

Setup AWS Transit Gateway

Setup AWS Transit Gateway

Amazon announced a new service at re:Invent 2018 in Las Vegas, called the AWS Transit Gateway. The Transit Gateway allows you to connect multiple VPCs together as well as VPN tunnels to on-premises networks through a single gateway device. As a consultant, I talk with customers often, about how they will plan to connect their… Continue Reading

AWS Resource Access Manager

AWS Resource Access Manager

At AWS re:Invent this year in Las Vegas, Amazon announced a ton of services, but one that caught my eye was the AWS Resource Access Manager. This is a service that facilitates the sharing of some resources between AWS accounts so that they can be used or referenced across account boundaries. Typically, an AWS account… Continue Reading

Using AWS CloudFormation Drift Detection

Using AWS CloudFormation Drift Detection

Today, AWS announced the release of the long anticipated drift detection feature for CloudFormation. This feature has been a common feature request for many of the AWS customers that I speak with to ensure their deployments are configured as expected. This post will take you through why this is an important feature and how you… Continue Reading