by Jason Ritzke | Systems Engineer at Taos …or how I stubbed my toe on the keys to a few dozen kingdoms I’m authoring this security write up in ReStructuredText. An odd way to start this off, I know. But bear with me, I promise that ReStructuredText is relevant to a recently patched major vulnerability […]
by Brandon Knitter | Technical Consultant at Taos As anyone in the tech industry knows, the pace of innovation is incredibly high. I spend more time acquiring knowledge than I do applying it. That pace has no sign of slowing down. With advancements in software hosting solutions in the past 20 years we’ve seen options […]
by Jess Males | Technical Consultant at Taos There’s a long list of technologies operations staff have to know. Networking, storage, web-servers, email, DNS, kernels, monitoring: this list is far from complete. This is a formidable list, and enough to keep anyone busy, but, let’s take a moment to look in some other corners; there, […]
CloudWatch is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) service that automatically collects a wide range of performance and health data about your AWS resources. This data is available through an API, and also can be viewed as graphs on the AWS console. However the graphs are located on the separate console pages for each type of resource (e.g. EC2, RDS, load balancer, etc). The dispersed locations make it impossible to have a single dashboard view of multiple AWS resources.