Enforcing encryption standards on S3-objects

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Encrypting objects at rest is a best practice when working with S3. Enforcing this with policies is not as trivial as you may think. There are subtle issues with default encryption, which may result in compliance risks. We’re going to investigate these issues and show you how to solve them.
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Encrypting objects at rest is a best practice when working with S3. Enforcing this with policies is not as trivial as you may think. There are subtle issues with default encryption, which may result in compliance risks. We’re going to investigate these issues and show you how to solve them.
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Deployment Issues with Cross Stack Dependencies and the CDK

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In this blog post I explain to you how to handle a particular class of errors with cross stack dependencies in the CLoud Development Kit.
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In this blog post I explain to you how to handle a particular class of errors with cross stack dependencies in the CLoud Development Kit.
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Mocking data in Test Kitchen (Part 2)

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Going beyond the easier use case of mocking attributes and databags, we sometimes want to fake some data about the system itself.

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Going beyond the easier use case of mocking attributes and databags, we sometimes want to fake some data about the system itself.

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Mocking data in Test Kitchen

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The more complex your cookbooks, the bigger the need to supply some external information to your test machines. Passing specific attributes, values of databags or secrets for testing become necessary. We will go through these use cases and show how to mock the data in this post.

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The more complex your cookbooks, the bigger the need to supply some external information to your test machines. Passing specific attributes, values of databags or secrets for testing become necessary. We will go through these use cases and show how to mock the data in this post.

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CDK Speedster - fast Lambda deployment

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CDK is great for serverless architectures. But the deploy times even for small lambda functions is to slow.

Here is a little trick which can speed up things a lot. A small caveat: It is cheating.

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CDK is great for serverless architectures. But the deploy times even for small lambda functions is to slow.

Here is a little trick which can speed up things a lot. A small caveat: It is cheating.

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