DevOps

Jul
13
Telegraf InfluxDB Grafana TIG stack on AWS via Terraform on Ubuntu 20.04

Telegraf InfluxDB Grafana TIG stack on AWS via Terraform on Ubuntu 20.04

The "TIG" stack comprised of Telegraf, InfluxDB, and Grafana is a collection of powerful open-source monitoring tools.
4 min read
Jun
22
More Terraform AWS Lightsail Sysadmin Learning

More Terraform AWS Lightsail Sysadmin Learning

Doubling down on my commitment to ensuring that women are given the skills necessary to succeed in the technology field, I had a good coaching session with my friend Meg and helped her set up tooling for a CI/CD pipeline to instantiate a Ghost blog via Terraform.
2 min read
Jun
10
Slow and steady wins the race even if you are so exhausted you fall on your face

Slow and steady wins the race even if you are so exhausted you fall on your face

I spent a year in the school at the agency trying to do a technology class for the kids; they just aren't into it man. It isn't even remotely interesting to them, and I can't motivate them about what I actually do for a living. Nobody wants to be the kid that got picked on in high school.
10 min read
Feb
15
Terraform: NetBox IPAM on AWS

Terraform: NetBox IPAM on AWS

This Terraform project launches NetBox onto a t2.micro Ubuntu 18.04 LTS instance after several minutes of downloading dependencies and instantiating/populating the database/Redis cache.
4 min read