Kubernetes
Terraform, Kubernetes and Public Clouds - Part 1 (AWS)

Terraform, Kubernetes and Public Clouds - Part 1 (AWS)

On July 8th I published an article testing some deployment times to get Kubernetes up and running on different public cloud providers. I used Terraform and a bash script to automate these deployments and test accurately. I received some requests to publish the code and a walkthrough...

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Kubernetes
How Long Does it Take to Deploy a Kubernetes Cluster in the Cloud

How Long Does it Take to Deploy a Kubernetes Cluster in the Cloud

Curious how far ahead each major cloud provider with their managed kubernetes service? I test AWS, Azure and GCP to see how fast we can deploy clusters to each cloud. The scripts are run with terraform and using the time utility.

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Misc
Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!!!

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Cloud
How I Studied for AWS SA Associate Exam

How I Studied for AWS SA Associate Exam

I am a proud Cisco CCIE which took me years to achieve, this at one point was the cornerstone of most if not all IT certifications. It is still extremely valuable today, as all knowledge is, acquiring and the path to getting there at the end is where the value lies. So why a cloud certification then? Why AWS? The answer to the first question is simple enough. Being in the consulting area, four (4) out of five (5) conversations about data center, applications, networking, and any sort of IT technology involves cloud. Whether you believe it is the right thing or not, it's not really the point.

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Cloud
AWS Fundamentals

AWS Fundamentals

Little disclaimer, this is not an introductory blog post or meant to be a guide. These are my notes, raw, and may continue to be updated. I have included video links to AWS re:Invent videos.

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Misc
Under Some Much Needed Love (TBC)

Under Some Much Needed Love (TBC)

Adding much needed love to my blog

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