Archive: 2021

Synth CDK app to Portable CloudFormation

Consulting requires you to work within the client’s parameters. Some clients have internal standards, and want you to deliver your white-label CDK app as CloudFormation. Call me old fashioned but…

AWS Dynamo DB Batch Write Retry

BatchWrite is a great way to speed up data loads and updates but it has some caveats that you MUST know about. Partial success will not throw an error. You must check the unprocessed items and retry t

My CloudFormation IDE

Writing CloudFormation or SAM templates without by hand is very powerful, but can also be quite frustrating without a good IDE setup…