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28 Sep 2017

Event Log

We have listened to customer feedback and our Dashboard has been revamped as a highly useful Event Log. Good news is that it is available on GorillaStack as of right now! Some […]
22 Sep 2017

Invoke Lambda Functions

We love Lambda and we know you do too! So we’re pleased to announce today that we support the invocation of AWS Lambda functions as an action […]
05 Sep 2017

RDS Start/Stop Actions

For a while now customers have wanted to know whether we could help them cycle their database instances on and off, much alike how we help […]
29 Aug 2017

Create EBS Snapshots Action

You have spoken and we have listened. Today we closed the loop on EBS lifecycle management, supplementing on our existing capabilities around cleaning up snapshots, AMIs and deleting […]
14 Aug 2017

GorillaStack Rules Engine is in Beta

Big news today, we have put our new version GorillaStack into public beta. Version 1 of our product was the founder product, focused on instance cycling and cost […]
10 Jul 2017

AWS EBS Snapshots Cost Allocation And Automation

We wanted to take a quick time out to discuss the new cost allocation functionality for AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS) snapshots and how GorillaStack complements […]
12 May 2017

AWS X-Ray General Availability Comes Complete with Lambda Integration

First debuted in preview form at re:Invent last year, AWS X-Ray is set to increase efficiencies that can simplify troubleshooting, speed up development time, and thus […]
19 Apr 2017

GorillaStack AWS CloudTrail Listener For Slack Goes Public

The GorillaStack team is excited to announce the release of our highly requested AWS CloudTrail Slackbot. What started out as an internal project, we have designed […]
11 Apr 2017

Building a Serverless Slack bot using AWS Lambda, cautiously…

When scuba diving, a diver has releases on their equipment such that in cases where no alternatives are available, they can ditch heavy gear and swim […]
24 Mar 2017

Secure your Serverless project’s endpoints with AWS Certificate Manager

Here at GorillaStack we’ve been using Let’s Encrypt to issue SSL certificates for custom domains on AWS’s API Gateway for all our Serverless projects. While we […]