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Pluralsight Course Launched! Getting Started with HashiCorp Nomad

Another big day has arrived today with the launch of my latest Pluralsight course.  The Getting Started with HashiCorp Nomad course is now available which is aimed at folks who are on the Pluralsight platform.  I’ve been a long-time consumer of Pluralsight and am honored to once again add some content for sharing with the Pluralsight community. As per the …

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Using the Terraform Map Function

How many times have you had something you’re building in Terraform where you use dynamic counting or things that need you to map one value to another? One clear example I had very recently for my fully automated EKS lab using Terraform for AWS was the need to distribute my nodes across availability zones. How can I easily have each …

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AWS re:Invent 2020 – 3 Predictions for the 3 Week Event

This year’s AWS re:Invent has moved to an all virtual platform. Not only all virtual, but also completely free!! This is a huge change from what has been the industry-leading event for cloud builders. Coming off of a 67,000 attendee presence in Las Vegas in 2019 with a virtual version opens up a huge opportunity for people to jump in. …

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Adding Custom Domains and SSL/TLS with AWS Amplify

Woohoo! You’ve spun up your first AWS Amplify app successfully thanks to the work we did in our first post. That was cool until you realized that now you have some funky domain name like ka8enrkjasdf8het.amplifyapps.com which is not super friendly (unless your business happens to be named ka8enrkjasdf8het LLC). Configuring a Custom Domain and SSL/TLS on AWS Route53 My …