Blogs

AWS Lambda Powertools are awesome

At FourCo we make heavy use of Lambda Functions. I recently stumbled upon the AWS Lambda Powertools project, a suite of utilities for AWS Lambda Functions written in Python. They have made the development process for Lambda Functions a lot …

AWS Summit 2022 – The key takeaways

AWS Global Summits are events organized by Amazon. The idea is to bring the AWS cloud community together and help them bring up to speed with what AWS has been working on. Every year, there are a bunch of these …

AWS Automation with boto3 and Lambda

Boto3 APIs and Serverless Lambdas are a kickass combination that can help you automate activities on AWS Cloud Boto3 is the AWS Python SDK! You can essentially perform any or all of the actions on AWS resources programmatically through python …

Access to WSL Filesystem in Explorer

When talking to people about the WSL and accessing their files, I have noticed some are still unaware of just how easy this is. In this short blog post, you will get some tips and tricks to manage your WSL …

Managed Kubernetes in the Cloud

A general trend in IT infrastructure is containerization. At FourCo IT Services, we also notice more and more of our customers wanting to use containers for their platform, more specifically running containers on Kubernetes. Nowadays, every major Cloud provider has …

AWS Lambda – Build and Deployment Strategies

Serverless – A short primer Serverless is essentially being able to run your application/code ‘somewhere’ and more importantly not be concerned about ‘where’ it runs. The ‘where’ here is not just in reference to location but also the hardware and …

Deploying Helm charts using AWS-CDK

In this blog, we will be looking at deploying an application on Kubernetes using infrastructure as code. Describing your infrastructure as code is a good way to build and maintain that infrastructure consistently and securely. There are numerous frameworks available …