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Terraspace Getting Started with AWS

January 9, 2022
We’ll go through the Terraspace Getting Started guide with AWS. We'll generate a new Terraspace project with an s3 bucket example. Deploy it, updated it, and learn how Terraspace works. Links: * Terraspace Docs: [AWS Getting Started](https:/...

Terraspace v1 Release

January 8, 2022
Terraspace v1 has been released. I'll cover the Terraspace v1 release highlights. Talk about how the new features work. Will also lightly cover some of the hoops that had jumped through to implement them. 🤣 ## Highlights * Non-cloud prov...

EKS: Self-Managed Nodes vs Managed Node Group vs AWS Fargate

January 6, 2022
We'll cover the different EKS Nodes and what they mean. Essentially, EKS manages Kubernetes-as-a-Service but this mainly means the Kubernetes control plane. You still need to provide compute nodes to your EKS cluster so they have the capacity to ...

Terraspace Azure Plugin Data Protection and Security Features

January 5, 2022
Covers a feature request, implementation, and release of a feature for the [terraspace_plugin_azurerm](https://github.com/boltops-tools/terraspace_plugin_azurerm). Namely for the Azure Storage Account that Terraspace creates as part of the azurerm...

AWS Configuring the CLI Credentials: Setup .aws/config Instructions

January 4, 2022
We'll show you how to configure the AWS CLI credentials. We'll create actual IAM users and set them up as named profiles in the `~/.aws/credentials` and `~/.aws/config` files. Links: * [Configuration settings and precedence](https://docs.aws...

GitLab Backend

January 4, 2022
We'll show you how to configure Terraspace to use the GitLab http backend. Links: * Terraspace Docs: [Backend GitLab](https://terraspace.cloud/docs/config/backend/examples/gitlab/) * GitHub: [terraspace-gitlab-backend](https://github.com/bolt...

Terraspace Secrets with AWS: Don’t Commit Secrets into Git, Instead Use SSM and Secrets Manager

January 4, 2022
Committing secrets into your source version control is not a good practice. We'll show you how to use AWS SecretsManager and SSM Parameter Store to store and use secrets safely instead. ## Commands In the video, to focus on learning, we main...
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Terraspace Azure Key Vault Secrets: How to Setup and Use

January 4, 2022
We'll show you how to use Azure Key Vault Secrets with Terraspace. This allows you to not store any secret information like passwords in your Terraform source code. ## Commands In the video, to focus on learning, we mainly use the Azure Port...

Terraspace Google Secret Manager: Don’t Commit Secrets to Git, Instead Use Secrets Manager

January 4, 2022
Show you how to use Google Secret Manager with Terraspace. This allows to you to not have any secret information like passwords in your Terraform source code. ## CLI Commands In the video, we mainly focused on learning and using the Google C...

Different Ways to Launch AWS EC2 Spot Instances

December 25, 2021
We'll provide a high-level overview of the different ways to launch AWS EC2 spot instances. We'll talk about their different complexity levels and age in existence. The 3 different ways: 1. EC2 Instances 2. Spot Fleets 3. AutoScaling Groups ...

Docker Compose with Django

December 25, 2021
We'll build a Django project from scratch and get it working locally first. Then we'll Dockerize and get it working with `docker-compose.yml`. Found this is more useful and the typical steps folks take to setting up Docker Compose. ## Docker C...

Docker Compose with Rails

December 25, 2021
We'll show you how to set up Docker Compose with Rails. We'll take a very practical approach by starting from scratch. We'll build a simple Rails app, get it working locally, and then get it working with docker compose. We'll configure things so t...

Docker Run vs Start Commands

December 24, 2021
We'll cover the difference between the `docker run` and `docker start` commands. You'll mostly use the `docker run` command when working with docker. Note: Unless you're working with docker-compose, then it's a lot more common to use the start com...

Docker Use Another User Aside From root

December 24, 2021
We'll show you how to use another user in your docker container aside from root. Though this is considered a best practice, can understand why most just stick to the `root` user. Because it's an additional step you must take. Will show you those ...

Docker Favorite Debugging Tip loop.sh

December 21, 2021
We'll show you one of my favorite Docker debugging tips. It's especially helpful when you're trying to get the docker running for the first time on Kubernetes or ECS. Note: You can also run "sleep infinity" CMD ["sleep", "infinity"] ...

Docker Volumes Tutorial: How They Work

December 21, 2021
We'll show you how Docker volumes work. They allow you to mount a directory from your machine to the docker container. This is cool because any changes to files you make on your machine get immediately reflected within the docker container. We'll ...

Docker Networks Tutorial: How They Work

December 21, 2021
We'll cover Docker networks and show you how they work. Generally, you won't have to deal too much with Docker networks as they get handled by the orchestration software, IE: Kubernetes and ECS. We'll cover them anyway so you can understand how th...

Docker inspect Command Tutorial

December 21, 2021
We'll cover the `docker inspect` command. It's a useful command to figure out information about the running docker container, especially if you don't have the `Dockerfile` used to the build the Docker image handy. Commands: docker run --...
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Docker cp Command Tutorial

December 21, 2021
We'll cover the `docker cp` command. We'll copy a file from your computer a running docker container and vice-versa.

Google Cloud How to Add Shortcut Links to the Menu

December 20, 2021
Shows you how to add shortcut links to the Google Console menu. It's the "pin" icon.

Azure Cloud Portal How to Add Shortcut Links to Menu

December 20, 2021
Shows you how to add shortcut links to the Azure Cloud menu. It's pretty simple once you know how to do it, but it wasn't quite obvious the first time using Azure.

AWS How To Add Shortcut Console Links to the Menu

December 20, 2021
Short video shows you how to add shortcut links to the top of the AWS navigation. Makes it easy to just get to your most used AWS consoles in a single click.

Terraspace Standalone MacOSX Installation

December 19, 2021
How to install Terraspace on Mac OSX with homebrew. Links: * Terraspace Docs: [Standalone MacOSX Install](https://terraspace.cloud/docs/install/standalone/macosx/)

Google GKE Kubernetes Cluster with Console

December 19, 2021
We'll build a GKE Kubernetes Cluster with the Google Console. We'll briefly note the differences between a GKE Standard vs GKE AutoPilot cluster and create a Standard Cluster. We'll cover the options quite thoroughly. We'll also deploy some simple...

Google VPC Network with the Console Quick Start

December 19, 2021
We'll create a VPC Network with the Google Console. We go into more details in the Design Thoughts video, in this video we'll focus on creating the VPC quickly.

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