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Matthew Barlocker

Matthew is a software engineer who knows the pain of being oncall. He founded Blue Matador to provide a proactive monitoring tool to oncall engineers.

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How to deploy an app to AWS: App automation and optimization
By Matthew Barlocker on May 19, 2020

Hey there. Welcome to the fifth and final installment in our series on successfully deploying an app to AWS with the least effort. In previous weeks, we've focused on: Getting started ...

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How to deploy an app to AWS: Route 53 and DNS explained
By Matthew Barlocker on May 12, 2020

In our series on how to deploy an app to AWS with the least effort, we've talked about getting started, preventive measures, and securing your app. Today, we're going to focus on DNS...

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How to deploy an app to AWS: App security
By Matthew Barlocker on May 7, 2020

Note: This is the third post in our series on properly deploying an app to AWS with the least effort. Our other posts cover:

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AWS CloudWatch 101
By Matthew Barlocker on April 29, 2020

There’s a lot out there about Amazon CloudWatch already, but since Amazon’s default EC2 monitoring service pushes regular updates, most of what you’ll find will be dated (last updated:...

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How to deploy an app to AWS: Preventive measures
By Matthew Barlocker on April 28, 2020

Editor's note: This blog is part two of our series on launching an app to AWS. For the first installment, "How to deploy an app to AWS: Getting started," click here. So, your application...

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How to deploy an app to AWS: Getting started
By Matthew Barlocker on April 21, 2020

Launching a production app onto the cloud is a big task with a ton of tiny sub-tasks, and it can all be pretty overwhelming. We're here for you. We've launched an app ourselves (Blue...

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