Why we love AWS Beanstalk but are leaving it anyway

Cross-posted from Telia’s Tech Blog. We have had our mission-critical webapp running on AWS Elastic Beanstalk for three years and have been extremely happy with it. However we have now outgrown it and move to a manually managed infrastructure and CodeDeploy. AWS Beanstalk provides you with lot of bang for the buck and enables youContinue reading “Why we love AWS Beanstalk but are leaving it anyway”

Pains with Terraform (perhaps use Sceptre next time?)

Cross-posted from Telia’s Tech Blog We use Amazon Web Services (AWS) heavily and are in the process of migrating towards infrastructure-as-code, i.e. creating a textual description of the desired infrastructure in a Domain-Specific Language and letting the tool create and update the infrastructure. We are lucky enough to have some of the leading Terraform expertsContinue reading “Pains with Terraform (perhaps use Sceptre next time?)”