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Setting up continuous replication of an AWS CodeCommit repository across multiple regions using CodeBuild and CodePipeline.

Replicating code repositories from one AWS region to another is a commonly used DevOps task. This article demonstrates how to set up continuous replication of an AWS CodeCommit repository among multiple AWS regions using AWS CodeBuild and AWS CodePipeline. This approach can be useful to maintain backups of CodeCommit repositories in different regions.

A major benefit of using this approach is that the replication process can be easily set up to trigger based on events, such as commits made to the repository.

Note: You…


In my article on Dividend Reinvestment Plans (DRIPs), I talked about how dividends can create a snowball effect to multiply your wealth and income many times. There are so many advantages to investing in dividend stocks. Ideally, these stocks protect your principal and allow you to increase your income. Certainly, dividend stocks can provide that.

Businesses that are managed well and growing will generate cash flow that, in turn, can be distributed to shareholders. But as you all know, stocks do not always go up.

So the big question arises:

When do you sell a dividend stock?

Some investors are…


As the coronavirus pandemic unfolds, global markets are in turmoil. Central banks all over the world are injecting huge amounts of money into the markets to prevent them from collapsing. As a matter of act, the Federal Reserve in the United States made a dramatic decision to cut interest rates near 0% on March 15, 2020. Also, as I write this blog, the Federal Reserve announced on March 23, 2020, that they will buy unlimited amounts of Treasury bonds, and purchase corporate and municipal debt for the first time, in a historic effort to defend the U.S. …


Let me guess. One of the reasons you might be reading this article is because you want a safe and stable source of reliable income by paying low or no taxes. You dream about financial independence and would like to take actionable decisions which have a significant impact on your financial future.

Have you seen those giant pipelines while driving along state highways which transport oil and natural gas? What if I told you that they also transport tons of cash to investors who own them? Yes, you read that right. I will show you how you can tap into…


Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) are those Web Apps that combine the best features of Web and Native Apps. Think of PWAs as web apps on steroids.

Recently, I was intrigued by the rising popularity of Progressive Web Apps (PWAs). So I decided to do some analysis of this exciting technology that is taking companies and businesses by storm and driving up user engagement and experience.

In this article, I will discuss what a progressive web app is, key features it offers and why do you need to build a PWA. I will also talk about the advantages and disadvantages of…


What made companies like Coco-Cola, Disney, Walmart, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Intel household names? Apart from the products and services they offer, ever wondered why customers “stick” with these kinds of companies? How these companies protect themselves from their competitors as they continue expanding their business?

In this article, I will discuss how companies continue to achieve sustainable higher returns through something called a moat. I will also describe the signs you should look for to identify moats, what is not a moat and how to identify moats empirically.

Let’s get started.


Have you used apps like Uber, Lyft, Pinterest, Snap? At your workplace, have you used messaging apps like Slack or Zoom Video? In fact, all the companies I mentioned above are publicly traded companies on the US Stock Markets. Yes, you can invest in these companies when they announce that they will start trading publicly through an Initial Public Offering (IPO).

In this article, I will discuss what an IPO is and what to look for before investing in it. I will also explain how to buy shares of an IPO and what are the risks involved as IPOs need…


Admit it, you clicked on this article because you have always wanted to buy and own a stock like Tesla (TSLA), Chipotle(CMG) or Lululemon(LULU) early and capture the monstrous gains it has had till date. However, you have been scared by the volatility of the stock and do not know when to enter or exit. When these stocks catch fire, they really propel your gains and make investing fun. In this article, I will discuss how to find the next momentum stock and hold it until the trend is strong. …


Few weeks ago I was watching the movie Secretariat. Secretariat was an American Thoroughbred racehorse who, in 1973, became the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years. If you haven’t watched this movie yet, it is a must watch and you will get some good life lessons.

Everyone loves cheering and rooting for the winners. Imagine watching the Kentucky Derby, an annual horse race for three-year-old thoroughbreds. As the race begins, the horse at the far right end of the track pulls ahead of others. Let’s say you have a bet with your friends that this horse is going to…


What if I told you that there are mobile frameworks which enable you to write code once but run it across multiple platforms like iOS and Android? Imagine how nice it would be for you to publish apps to multiple app stores using a single code base. The big question then arises: How do I decide which technology is best suited for the job at hand?

It all started in summer of 2018 when I lead the investigation and research to come up with suggestions about which mobile framework my company could use to develop mobile apps for our client…

Amrut

Full-Stack Senior Software Engineer | AWS Certified Developer Associate | AWS Certified Solution Architect Associate | Technologist | Blogger

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