AWS Services

Amazon Web Services is widely used IaaS platform. AWS offer approx 55 services and mastering each services is very difficult. Some services is made for Network engineers, some for developers, and some for both. But we can have a brief look here about each services and what they are for. Let’s have AWS Services Overview


How to force HTTPS behind AWS ELB

How to force HTTPS behind AWS ELB

In the most common configurations, when running your web app behind Nginx or Apache, your https:// request will get redirected to http://. Sometimes, you may want to rewrite all HTTP requests to HTTPS.

The Amazon Elastic Load Balancer (ELB) supports a HTTP header called X-FORWARDED-PROTO. All the HTTPS […]

mount s3 bucket in linux EC2 instance

if you have not created a s3 bucket kindly go through with EC2 documentation.The documentation is very clear and easy to understand .This is the link how to create S3bucket

After creating a new bucket follow the given below steps.

Step 1: Download the latest s3fs package from S3fs link

Step 2: Untar the […]

BackUp MySQL Databases using Amazon S3

Backup MySQL to Amazon S3


Yum install s3cmd -y – If you can’t install s3cmd then please follow the instructions

cd /etc/yum.repos.d touch s3cmd.repo nano s3cmd.repo


# # Save this file to /etc/yum.repos.d on your system # and run “yum install s3cmd” # [s3tools] name=Tools for managing Amazon […]

How to Sync Files to Amazon S3 on Linux

Amazon’s Simple Storage Service (S3) has a lot to like. It’s cheap, can be used for storing a little bit of data or as much as you want, and it can be used for distributing files publicly or just storing your private data. Let’s look at how you can take advantage of Amazon S3 on […]