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Running .NET Core apps in Docker containers on AWS

Do you need a cross platform performant app that can run in the cloud, be performant, can easily scale and can be started quickly? Nowadays, with .NET Core we have an open source cross platform optimized framework in which we can build apps quickly and with Docker we have the necessary operation system virtualization and […]

Experimenting with Kotlin and JVM on AWS Lambda

Amazon Web Services has announced Lambda containers that support Java since mid 2015. Lambda provides the Amazon Linux build of openjdk 1.8 which means that Lambda fully supports running all languages that can be compiled and run on the Java Virtual Machine. There are many popular languages that use JVM such as Scala, Groovy and […]

AWS Lambda function supports .NET Core 2.0

On 15th of January 2018 Amazon Web Services announced new support for creating Lambda functions with the C# programming language and .NET Core 2.0 libraries. This functionality was pre-announced on Re:Invent in November in Las Vegas and was welcomed by the community. AWS Lambda¬†is the cloud “serverless computing” service, which lets developers create functions that […]

Cognito and OAuth2 Authorization Flow

We have already talked about Amazon Cognito in our previous blog where our focus was fine-grained Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) in Cognito Federated Identities. In this blog our focus will be Amazon Cognito User pool, process of sign in and secured access to the back-end API‚Äôs endpoints using OAuth 2.0 authorization flow. We want to […]

AWS re:Invent recap

  The re:Invent, largest annual AWS conference, located in stunning Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Too good to be true. With 45.000 registered attendees, around 5.000 AWS employees, more than 1.000 sessions, boot camps, chalk-talks and hands-on labs, certifications opportunities and many gifts, just imagine the scale of the event. Grandiose hotels like Aria, MGM, Venetian […]

Amazon Cognito and API Gateway AWS IAM Authorization

It is very handy to have something out of the box when you want to add authentication and authorization for your web or mobile apps. Instead of building time consuming solutions or try to authenticate against custom providers where you still need to handle user management, authentication, and sync across devices, here is a cloud […]