A Comprehensive Guide to Amazon Chime: Features, Benefits, and Pricing

Amazon Chime

The world of work has changed significantly in the past few years, and the way we communicate, collaborate, and connect with one another has had to evolve as well. Enter Amazon Chime, a powerful and secure video and audio conferencing, messaging, and collaboration tool. Amazon Chime makes it easy to stay connected with colleagues, clients, … Read more

How to get your first AWS Certification

AWS SAM faster Development for Lambda

If you’re looking to break into the world of cloud computing, getting your first AWS certification is a great place to start. AWS, or Amazon Web Services, is the leading cloud platform and having a certification on your resume can open up a world of opportunities. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to get your … Read more

Amazon S3 vs EBS vs EFS – Ultimate guide to what, when, and where

S3 vs efs vs ebs

Amazon S3 What is Amazon S3 Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) is a scalable, high-performance object storage service that is designed for storing large amounts of unstructured data, such as videos, images, audio files, and backups. It offers high durability and availability, as well as the ability to access data from anywhere on the internet. … Read more

[Fix ✔️] ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘distutils.cmd’

I got this error today with AWS SAM: ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘distutils.cmd’, here is how I fixed it. Keep reading below for more details. Quick Fix for ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘distutils.cmd’ The issue for me was pip, which comes with distutils, wasn’t installed for python 3.9, which is what AWS SAM was trying … Read more

aws:asset:path – Guide to using aws:asset:path in CloudFormation

aws:asset:path with AWS SAM in CloudFormation

aws:asset:path is a type of metadata which can be configured in CloudFromation for a Lambda function. Below are my notes on how to use it, specifically for use with AWS SAM directly with standard CloudFormation. Use aws:asset:path to specify the location of code for Lambda Function in CloudFormation for use with SAM. Using SAM with … Read more

AWS SAM samcli.commands.exceptions.UserException: [WinError 145] The directory is not empty

samcli.commands.exceptions.UserException: WinError 145] The directory is not empty

How to fix the AWS SAM error samcli.commands.exceptions.UserException: NodejsNpmBuilder:MoveDependencies – [WinError 145] The directory is not empty I’ve been seeing this error intermittently for some time. It comes intermittent. Fix for [WinError 145] The directory is not empty Just delete the .aws-sam directory whenever this error occurs or ignore it. If you run the command … Read more

Notes on SAM Sync for Faster Serverless Development

AWS SAM faster Development for Lambda

Why is my development process slow? When developing the developer must have fast feedback loops. The fast feedback loop is absolutely critical to getting work done in a productive manner. If you’ve ever said to yourself that Lambda development feels slow to you then you’ve experienced the effect of slow feedback loops. In this guide … Read more

Does AWS provide VPS? Yes, and You Can Get One For Free!

Does AWS provide VPS?

Does AWS provide VPS? Does AWS provide VPS? The answer is yes, they most certainly do! Amazon Lightsail and Amazon EC2 are the VPS services. What Are the VPS Services AWS Provides? Lightsail and EC2 are the primary services you can think of as AWS VPS. Amazon Lightsail AWS does provide VPS with the Amazon … Read more