Helm, keep consistent across environments. Change or paramatise data

A Helm chart (like a Docker image) should be promoted between environments. It should start with testing and staging environments and gradually move to production ones. Single repository with multiple environments This is the most basic deployment workflow. You have a single Helm chart (which is exactly the same across all environments). It is deployed … Continue reading Helm, keep consistent across environments. Change or paramatise data


Is SQS a a good alternative for messaging queuing? How does SQS solve messaging and queuing for middleware? Amazon Simple Queue Service (SQS) is a fully managed message queuing service that enables you to decouple and scale microservices, distributed systems, and serverless applications. SQS eliminates the complexity and overhead associated with managing and operating message-oriented … Continue reading AWS SQS

DevOps Learning on Linode Cloud

Welcome to my blog post site. However you got here, we have at least one thing in common a life long learning approach Here some brilliant hands on course to get up to speed with IaC Course duration from 1 hr to 4 + plus hours. Pre requirements sign up for Linode Cloud account. Once … Continue reading DevOps Learning on Linode Cloud

AWS S3 Security Best Practices – CheatSheet

Amazon AWS S3 Security Best Practices CheatsheetAWS S3 Security Best Practices – CheatSheet AWS S3 is one of the most flexible, scalable and available services within the AWS cloud. Here's a handy layered security approach to locking down this valuable resource Lock your bucket down

Raspberry Pi Documentation – Getting Started

https://www.raspberrypi.com/documentation/computers/getting-started.html#sd-cards Hi Its been a while since I've posted. I've been busy in my new gig. I'm currently deploying out AWS resources for a great outfit. EC2,RDS,ALB,NLB,S3,CloudFront,CloudTrail,CloudWatch,SMS,ParameterStore,FSX,DataSyn,EFS,DynamoDB,Aurora,MySQL,MSSQL. All deployed with IaC They are Forensic Analytics and going on a application diet from fat to thin via the cloud is the latest journey for myself and … Continue reading Raspberry Pi Documentation – Getting Started

Docker and Windows IIS

Yes folks Containers are not just the sole domain of #open source #linux . Docker hosts and Image in its exhaustive library with facility to leverage IIS as a container image! Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows® Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. https://hub.docker.com/_/microsoft-windows-servercore-iis For a … Continue reading Docker and Windows IIS

What is Application migration?

Hi Welcome to todays post, after an interview where I was asked if I’d been involved in application level migration to the cloud, ever transparent around skillset I said no but am more than capable of Architecting such a solution. Going on to explain, In particular,  application migration,  which is a choice when considering migration … Continue reading What is Application migration?

What is a Helm workflow

Basicaly, Multiple manifests grouped together bundled for want of another term!Helm workflows Helm is a package manager for Kubernetes (think apt or yum). It works by combining several manifests into a single package that is called a chart. Helm also supports chart storage in remote or local Helm repositories that function like package registries such … Continue reading What is a Helm workflow