A helping tool to choose EC2 instance type

Whenever we have to make a choice, it’s difficult. But when you have hundreds of available options, the mission is even harder. It’s the same situation when you have to choose hardware type for a service: there are many EC2 host families, generations, number of cores, amount of RAM and so on. Moreover, some instances […]

An interesting library to extract metrics for AWS calls

Probably you know that we published a library that can be used to fetch some basic stats about AWS calls. That library uses an AWS request handler to build metrics that are later published in a text file, in various formats. Recently we found an interesting library that does almost the same things, in a […]

Pros and Cons of Spring Cloud AWS

Over the past few years, Spring has become the de facto J2EE framework. For most of the Java developers it could be difficult to plan a new project without using Spring framework. A while ago, we started a series of articles about how to start building a microservice using Spring Boot and what else should […]