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Infrastructure as Code (IaC) Tools: Comparison

With the increasing frequency of development and deployment cycles, the adoption of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) practices have changed how software engineers build, test and deliver applications. Automation tools that support these practices are key to enabling faster and more efficient building and configuring of infrastructure, reducing the cost and effort involved.

Kubernetes & Ansible: Automating Kubernetes Cluster Operations with Kubespray

Kubernetes is the container orchestration platform that has gained the most traction for deploying and managing containerized applications; however, managing these clusters is anything but a trivial task. To mitigate this many cloud providers such as Google’s GKE provide tooling in order to abstract cluster operations such as provisioning, scaling and upgrading. This is all well and good if on-premise/hybrid solutions are not in play.

7 Tips To Turbo-charge Your Ansible

Ansible is a fantastic automation software tool, but automation is even better when it is running as fast as it can. These tips will help you significantly speed up your Ansible development, testing, and execution, so you can make better use of your time, including getting back to sleep for those always popular overnight pages.