June 12, 2017 / by mullman

It's Dangerous to Go Alone! Take this.

In today’s world, wars are fought on the Internet; the ammo is packets, and targets are servers. That server could be yours. How can you protect yourself from attacks? You could install an antivirus and call it a day, or...

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June 06, 2017 / by npais

Now delivering IPv6!

At Reliam, we’ve been busy for the last 6 months getting ready for IPv6. Since finishing our data center move and upgrade, we’ve been working with our vendors and running endless tests to ensure that IPv6 can be deployed to...

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May 31, 2017 / by jmcsorley

Reliam Achieves AWS MSP Partner Status

LOS ANGELES – May 31, 2017 – Reliam, Inc., a leader in next-generation managed services, cloud migrations, DevOps, and advisory services today announced that it passed the latest version of the independent, third-party audit required for acceptance into the Amazon...

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April 18, 2017 / by fmariani

Why you should consider using Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL

Amazon Web Services RDS + PostgreSQL Amazon RDS Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while managing time-consuming database administration...

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March 29, 2017 / by merick

Introduction to Amazon's API Gateway

Application Program Interfaces (API) have become a fundamental part of infrastructure for any software or web application. Large companies have openly disclosed their work on APIs to facilitate and improve the user experience. However, managing these tools can be daunting...

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March 27, 2017 / by merick

Amazon DMS: Database migration made easy

Amazon DMS, or Database Migration Service, is a service that makes it easy to migrate existing databases from outside of AWS into the cloud with minimal or no downtime. With just a few minutes of setup, DMS takes care of...

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March 10, 2017 / by lallen

A Pragmatic Review: Amazon Elastic File System

Last year, Amazon released a new file sharing service called Elastic File System (EFS). At first it seemed like a viable alternative for environments needing shared storage, but after implementing it a few times we’ve uncovered some key ‘gotchas’ with...

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March 03, 2017 / by bdunbar

S3 Static Websites - Everything is Awesome

You May Not Need A Web Server or How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love Serverless Computing You have a business. You need a website. You may not need a webserver. Do not question the second assertion - everyone...

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February 23, 2017 / by mullman

Cloudflare's Data Leak

Earlier this week, a member from Google’s engineering team noticed that Cloudflare was accidentally leaking potentially sensitive information in response HTTP requests. This meant that arbitrary client and server data was being distributed to users whom browse sites that are...

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February 14, 2017 / by bdunbar

AWS Elastic Volumes

Amazon Web Services (AWS) introduced a new feature, Live Volume Modifications, with Elastic Volumes. This is kind of a big deal. Not sliced bread big, but it’s going to make life a lot easier in EC2-land. What’s the skinny? Say...

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February 04, 2017 / by byung

Lessons Learned from Hosting Web Content at Scale

One aspect the Super Bowl brings with it each year, in addition to copious amounts of chips, dip, and beer, are the large bursts of traffic a website can receive when its URL appears across 111 million television screens. Serving...

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