I’m always on the look out for some points earning opportunities, and one of the hidden surprises I found within the American Express iPhone app was “Local Champion” - a way to earn bonus points at merchants you spend at regularly.
We run an Asterisk PBX with agents who take inbound phone calls from our various phone queues. We also use HipChat as our internal instant messaging and group chat system.
Overnight Amazon Web Services (AWS) released their AWS Certificate Manager (ACM) product which allows customers to automatically provision, deploy and renew SSL certificates on supported AWS resources (at present they are supported on Elastic Load Balancers (ELBs) and CloudFront).
This morning American Express launched Apple Pay in Australia for those with eligible American Express cards. Eligible cards include those many of those issued by American Express directly - cards issued by banks such as NAB or CBA are not currently eligible.
This week I came across a post from Terry Zink (http://blogs.msdn.com/b/tzink/archive/2015/10/08/manually-hooking-up-dkim-signing-in-office-365.aspx) on how to activate DKIM signing for outbound email messages in Office 365.
At home I have a Cisco 867VAE router that acts as the gateway between my home network and the Internet. It also provides site-to-site VPN between my home network and services I have inside the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud.