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“Amazon DynamoDB is a fully managed NoSQL database service […]”. That’s what Amazon states in the DynamoDB FAQs. However, their definition is not quite what I would understand as fully managed. It’s missing counter-measures against the human error. For that reason, we need a DynamoDB backup and recovery solution, our...

AWS CloudFormation (CFN) is a file-based interface for provisioning AWS resources and in that way is Amazons answer on the ‘Infrastructure as Code’ paradigm. I am a huge fan of this approach and CFN is a big step into the right direction as it supports not just common DevOps ideas,...