Move WordPress Blog from AWS Instance to GoDaddy Managed WordPress Hosting

Here are the steps to move your WordPress blog website setup off from Amazon Web Services (AWS) Windows Server 2012 instance to GoDaddy Managed WordPress hosting.   Amazon Web Services (AWS) Windows Server 2012 instance: Backup your WordPress IIS Web Folder Backup your WordPress MySQL DB using Export to Dump Project Folder (recommended if you […]

Recovering MySQL DataBases on AWS instance after an unexpected server crash and without backups

Its possible that an AWS instance can run into various issues of unexpected crashes or can even be a case where you lost connectivity to your instance possibly due to network/firewall issue at AWS level or within your instance.  In either of these cases, you’d have no choice than to re-configure your solution on a […]

Installing WAMP on Windows Server 2012 on AWS To run WordPress your host just needs a couple of things: PHP version 5.2.4 or greater MySQL version 5.0 or greater The requirements have changed as of WordPress 3.2. The minimum requirements for WordPress 3.1 are PHP 4.3 and MySQL 4.1.2.     < p>

AWS: Installing RDS Instance

Create Instance Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. You can click the button below to launch a Database (DB) Instance in minutes with automated backups, turnkey Multi-AZ replication and free monitoring metrics. Amazon RDS gives you access to a familiar MySQL, […]

Tools for Authoring Technical Architectures/Designs with Amazon Web Services (AWS) objects/Images/Icons

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Technical Architecting: A quick AWS Architecture Design for a Web based Software solutions startup company

AWS Architecture Design: Requirements BRIEF Imagine that you meet with a small startup company in the early stages of their operations. Currently their architecture uses a LAMP stack with MySQL, Apache and PHP all running on one desktop PC within their small office. Like many small start-ups they are confident that they will be the […]

Tools for designing Architecture Diagrams with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Simple Icons

AWS Simple Icons AWS Simple Icons are an official icon set that includes icons for several AWS products and resources. Customers and partners are permitted by AWS to use them to create architecture diagrams. The icons are designed to be simple so that you can easily incorporate them in your diagrams and put them in […]