The APS Group IT team has an higly supporting role for the business (e.g. designers, copywriters, accountmanagers, etc.). The needs are scalability for business growth, but also flexibility and future proofing, as well as development speed.
AWS pipelines include Gitlab CI/CD, Terraform templates (sometimes with custom modules), and reusable modules, to deploy and provide infrastructure and applications. The core component is Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS), this is where a sophisticated microservices architecture lands on. DevOps teams select their preferred storage and database systems. They benefit from shared best practices and standard functionalities of the APS Group platform.
Various event-driven processes are deployed using Serverless Framework. Serverless Framework is an AWS tool to deploy serverless applications and infrastructure that can scale instantly and eliminates the heavy lifting of running servers or clusters. Serverless Framework deploys and orchestrates Amazon API Gateway configuration and dozens of AWS Lambda functions.