Ankit Kumar

DevOps, Technology

An Introduction to CircleCI

CircleCI is the continuous integration & delivery platform that helps development teams to release code rapidly and automate the build, test, and deploy process using Docker container. CircleCI is a reliable platform that works well with languages like Ruby, Python, NodeJS, Java and Clojure. Steps to Signup with CircleCI Signing up...


AWS, DevOps

Create Extended EBS Backed LVM Volume on EC2

Sharing one of my use-cases, Jenkins has been increasing  over past few weeks, and we were about to hit the 50GB capping for Elastic Block Storage volumes on the Amazon EC2. And this is a problem that is affecting a lot of our team developers to test their build packages on the different environments. But, every time we have to increase...


DevOps, Technology

Monit with Slack notifications

Monit is a small Open Source utility for managing and monitoring Unix systems, Monit sends out notifications when an alert is triggered usually through emails . Since email is getting a bit old approach nowadays, it’s way more intuitive to receive alerts via push notifications on your smartphone or chat client. Slack provides supports...



Puppet module for AEM configuration

This blog post focuses on AEM Author and Publish configuration using custom puppet module on agents. Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) provides a complete suite of applications for the Web Experience Management (WEM) of organisations. For puppet configuration and installation Please refer to below URL: Click Here Setup...


AWS, Technology

Configure NAT Instance on AWS

The purpose of this blog post is to configure NAT (network address translation) instance on AWS by setting up customized Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) . AWS EC2 Instances that we have launched into a private sub-nets in a VPC can't communicate with the Internet. So we use NAT instance launched in our public sub-net in our VPC to enable...



Apache Solr 5.1.0

Apache Solr is an open source search platform built upon a Java library called Lucene. Solr is a popular search platform for Web sites because it can index and search multiple sites and return recommendations for related content based on the search query’s taxonomy. Solr is also a popular search platform for enterprise search because...