Niko Virtala

Your local Cloud Gardener

Niko Virtala is a modern technology enthusiast, Cloud Gardener, and DevOps Consultant at Polar Squad. He is also the father of two magnificent girls, husband, indie music lover, guitarist, and photographer. He values simplicity and loves a great developer experience.

Niko Virtala



Deploy self-hosted GitHub Actions runner to AWS Fargate using AWS Cloud Development Kit (CDK)


CDK construct library to deploy GitHub Actions self-hosted runner to AWS Fargate.


Example of publishing private AWS Fargate service as Amazon API Gateway HTTP API.


Pull Request Preview Environments with AWS CDK and GitHub Actions