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CloudFront Invalidation...a facepalm

Publii, the static site generator I use to edit this blog, had a new release and themes which I installed. After publishing a new post however something broke. I'm not claiming that the site is the pinnacle of web design and typography, but in my…

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AWS WorkSpaces

AWS WorkSpaces, or how can I provision 100s of desktops and apps automagically for the hordes working remotely, without losing (much of) my sanity... AWS WorkSpaces = Desktop + apps in the cloud, aka VDI. Shortest. Intro. Ever. It basically writes itself - now that everyone and…

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CloudFormation = Magic

Once you have a base template structure you can keep iterating. For example, you can add a NAT Gateway so that the resource in the private subnet can communicate with the internet, a public subnet, Internet Gateway, routing table, security groups, etc. - all can be easily…

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Static Site part 2 - CloudFront, SSL and www.

Continuing the statc site setup (or rather enhancement at this point) I wanted to: To make all of the above happen, the following writeups came in handy: When requesting a cert, I forgot to include the apex domain in the request. I just issued a…

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