Tag: ec2

RDS vs EC2 Instance

Most important decision when migrating databases to AWS is to decide on running the Database in RDS (DBasS) or in an EC2 Instance (IaaS). In this article, we will see the factors that influence the decision. About RDS: …

Protecting the SQL Database deployed on EC2 instance

SQL server is one of the key components in the data center. Admins take different backup strategy based on the criticality of the database and the rate of change data. Below are the different types of backups of …

Manage AWS Cost Using Nimesa

To manage cost the first approach organization take is to power on/off the resources in non-business hours. It is not difficult to write a simple schedule to power on/off the resources at a specific time. There are many …

Restore AWS EC2 instance using Nimesa

In the previous blog, we saw how to use Nimesa to protect the data at a periodic interval that meets organizations SLA needs. Protecting the environment is just one part of the story, a company needs a different …

Change EC2 instance type with minimal downtime

There are many reasons where you would like to change the instance type.  Some of the scenarios are like a load to the system is high and you would like to increase size for performance and there are …

Automating DR tasks using Nimesa

Disaster Recovery (DR) is a process that helps you prepare for any kind of unwanted disaster. Cloud platforms like AWS are well suited to meet your DR needs. The organization needs a DR plan that could be periodically …