Customizing Pow

Sep 12, 2019

Pow is an excellent authentication solution for Phoenix HTML applications and APIs. It provides a solid, comprehensive bundle of features out of the box; but what if you need customized behaviour? In this post, we'll look at how easy it is to customize the default functionality of Pow.

Phoenix API Authentication with Pow

Aug 30, 2019

Pow provides an excellent authentication solution for Phoenix HTML applications; but what if you are looking to build out an API? Recently a new API guide has been published, and in this post we'll have a look at how easy it is to use Pow in the context of an API.

Deploying Phoenix to AWS - Part 3

Aug 23, 2019

In part 1 of this series, we created a release and a docker image of our release. Part 2 saw us run through some manual one-time steps. We're onto our final installment, and today we'll finally get around to deploying our application!

Deploying Phoenix to AWS - Part 2

Aug 16, 2019

Continuing on with our DevOps journey; today we'll be running through some basic set-up steps in preparation for deploying the docker image we created in part 1 to AWS.

Deploying Phoenix to AWS - Part 1

Aug 10, 2019

Today we're starting on a series of posts that delves into everyone's favorite topic... DevOps 😱! Our goal will be to deploy a simple Phoenix application to AWS. We'll be using the new Elixir 1.9 release task, along with Docker, and Terraform. This will be a two or three part series; today we'll concentrate on creating a release and building a docker image. In subsequent posts we'll deploy the docker image to AWS.