James Ridgway - Software Engineer


Hi there. I'm James Ridgway — Software Engineer. I currently work as Head of Platform at The Floow Limited. I'm your typical engineering nerd, so have a look at the projects I've been tinkering on and what I've been rambling on about in my blog.

I enjoy sharing my work, ideas, projects and experiments with others, so please leave comments, or feel free to contact me directly as I'd love to hear from you.

Most Recent Posts:

Here are a few of my most recent blog posts:

Building Infrastructure for Immutable Web Applications with Terraform

Explore how to use Application Load Balancers and Target Groups to build core infrastructure for deploying immutable web applications.

08 March 2019
Building Immutable Server images with SaltStack and Packer

Building and configuring an immutable server image from the ground up using SaltStack and Packer

22 February 2019
Planning a migration to Spot Instances

My plan to save up to 90% on EC2 on-demand pricing by migrating my projects to spot instances which can be terminated with two-minutes notice.

15 February 2019

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