Serverless Jenkins and Amazon ECS Exec

In this very short article I will show how you can create a serverless Jenkins instance and start a shell session in an AWS Fargate task without opening SSH ports or managing SSH keys. Why Serverless? No server is easier to manage than no server. Werner Vogels, CTO @ Amazon Managing a fleet of EC2Continue reading “Serverless Jenkins and Amazon ECS Exec”

Blue/Green Deployments in AWS Fargate with Automated Testing and Rollbacks

Introduction AWS CodeDeploy makes it easy to setup Blue/Green deployments for your containerised applications running in AWS Fargate. In this article, I will show how you can configure CodeDeploy and Fargate to allow automated testing of your deployments before they receive production traffic. Additionally, I will show how you can configure automatic rollbacks, if yourContinue reading “Blue/Green Deployments in AWS Fargate with Automated Testing and Rollbacks”

AWS Fargate Application Configuration With S3 Environment Files

A recent AWS Fargate feature update has added support for S3 hosted environment files. In this article I will show how you could use this to manage your application’s configuration. I will also demonstrate how changes to the configuration can be released in a blue-green deployment. Design The solution we will build will follow theContinue reading “AWS Fargate Application Configuration With S3 Environment Files”