Automate the Restore of Archived Objects through AWS Storage Gateway

Prerequisites: You should have a File Gateway setup in AWS. You can refer this link to set up a file gateway using an EC2 instance. You can also setup file gateway on the on-prem servers. Scenario: We have a File gateway setup in our AWS account which is mounted to our client’s local server. Now some old […]

Doc Analyzer

AWS Textract Based Document Segregation Automating Doc’s Data Extraction from any document using Amazon Textract in Python. This project was intended to segregate the submitted Documents and files in colleges and various other institutions based on its title and subject without and manual Interaction. Amazon Textract is a fully managed machine learning service that automatically […]

Migrate data to S3 with AWS DataSync and Snowcone

First, let’s unlock the snowcone device that we have: Open the AWS OpsHub application. If you are a first-time user, you are prompted to choose a language, and then choose Next. On the Select your device page, choose Snowcone, and then choose Next. 3. If you don’t have a device, you can order one from […]

Setup a Fully Secured AWS Workspace Environment

Below is the architecture diagram of our setup: Now let’s set up this architecture in our AWS account: Creating Microsoft AD: First, we need to create Managed Directory from ‘Directory Service’. Click ‘Setup Directory’ > choose ‘AWS Managed Microsoft AD’ > Keep Standard Edition. In Directory DNS name create URL for your Directory e.g. www. […]

Create a File Gateway in a Secured AWS VPC

So let’s get this started: Go to VPC Dashboard from AWS Console Choose Endpoints from the left panel, and then choose Create Endpoint. On the Create Endpoint page, choose AWS Services for Service category. For Service Name, choose com.amazonaws.region.storagegateway. For example For VPC, choose your VPC and note its Availability Zones and subnets( for this I would prefer you use Custom VPC, and choose private subnets […]

AWS IoT setup for Water Level Sensing

In this post of mine, I would be taking you through the steps for setting up a system that continuously detects the water level of a water container and sends the water level data to AWS IoT and on the basis of the readings send notifications for low or high-water level using AWS SNS. The […]

Build a Custom Alexa Skill with AWS Lambda

Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based voice service that powers voice experiences on millions of devices including Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, and Fire TV devices. Alexa has a number of built-in skills that enable customers to interact with devices using voice. Skills are like apps for Alexa. Developers can build their own custom skills, by using Alexa Skill Kit […]