DevOps Posts

Making Terraform Smarter

Terraform is an excellent tool for defining infrastructure as code to increase productivity and transparency. Terraform enables you to safely and predictably...

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Docker: A Valuable Tool

Docker has been one of the most talked-about technologies of 2016 and for a good reason. Docker’s adoption rate is continuously increasing as it’s developed...

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Outsource DevOps: Its The Smart Move

Why outsource one of the most important component (operations) of your business when you can simply place a call to your HR department or your favourite...

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AWS CloudFormation Tooling

Every user of AWS CloudFormation, will agree that it is an impressive tool but can be very cumbersome to work with. Amazon has continually released...

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Terraform 101

This will be Part 1 out of 2 of the Terraform primer series.

Terraform is fairly easy to pickup and make sense of mostly due to the comprehensive and...

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DevOps: An AltoStack Perspective

DevOps; Apart from being a buzzword, what really is it?. DevOps isn’t a real product. It doesn’t come in a shiny box and you certainly can’t buy it...

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Configuration Management Done 4 Ways

It’s extremely important to know your destination and the best route to get there. This applies perfectly to configuring distributed computer system...

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Ansible 102

This will be Part 2 out of 2 of the Ansible primer series.

Having covered the basics in Part 1, we can now move on to more advanced aspects of Ansible...

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Ansible 101

This will be Part 1 out of 2 of the Ansible primer series.

We love Ansible at AltoStack. The learning curve is very gradual and you can get value for...

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