Author: Derek Morgan

Derek Morgan has spent over 10 years in varying IT roles from owning his own consulting business to supporting enterprise clients for a multi-national hosting company. His expertise includes Linux, Networking, and AWS. When he’s not at the computer tinkering with new technology, he can often times be found training for a marathon, riding a bike, or hanging from the face of a climbing wall.

Snapshotting EBS volumes with Cloudwatch events

Hey, you! Yes, you, the one who’s thought of everything. You’ve developed your app, you’ve deployed it to your EC2 server, you’ve configured the SSL because HTTPS is the only way to serve websites in 2017, and you’ve got your database all setup on RDS. You’re just starting out, so you don’t have a lot