Make Your Own Serverless CI

Tom Beute , Software Engineer APR 8, 2019

Automation is essential to maximizing throughput, especially when it comes to being able to confidently release quality software. I believe that anything you find yourself repeating is a great candidate to automate. In most cases, these repetitive tasks can be represented as simple functions! So that got me thinking… maybe I can leverage AWS Lambda for this– things like pull-request review hooks and automatic package versioning + publishing.

CloudFormation Nanoservice

Ryan Martin MAY 19, 2017

One of the big HBC Digital initiatives for 2017 is “buy online, pickup in store” - somewhat awkwardly nicknamed “BOPIS” internally. This is the option for the customer to, instead of shipping an order to an address, pick it up in a store that has the items in inventory.

Sundial PagerDuty Integration

Giovanni Gargiulo , Staff Engineer FEB 6, 2017


Keeping an Extra Eye on Your Stack with CloudWatch Events

Emerson Loureiro JAN 25, 2017

Why an Extra Eye?

Codedeploy Notifications as a Service

Emerson Loureiro FEB 10, 2016

After moving our software stack to AWS, some of us here at HBC Tech have started deploying our services to production using AWS’s Codedeploy. Before that, in a not-so-distant past, we used an in-house tool for deployments - IonCannon. One of the things IonCannon provided were deployment notifications. In particular, it would: