infrastructure as code

November 21, 2018

End-to-End Application Provisioning with Ansible and Terraform

In this blog post, I look at using Ansible and Terraform to perform end-to-end environment and app provisioning on IBM Cloud. It shows how with the adoption of IaC, the building of environments can be reduced from hours (if not days) down to minutes.

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November 13, 2018

Infrastructure as Code: Chef, Ansible, Puppet, or Terraform?

Which is the most appropriate Infrastructure as Code tool: Terraform, Chef, Ansible, or Puppet? Alternatively, is the best option to use Terraform for orchestration and one of the others for configuration management?

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November 9, 2018

Infrastructure as Code Accelerates Application Deployment

Who doesn't value rapidly deploying applications and environments, repeatable and consistent environment builds, and dev and test environments that mirror production? Treating Infrastructure as Code brings practices that have transformed application development in the last 10 years to infrastructure and services.

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March 21, 2018

Automate deployment of environments using Infrastructure as Code

IBM Cloud Schematics is a tool that uses Terraform to provision and manages infrastructure resources, Cloud Foundry applications, services, Kubernetes clusters and much more using the code in a configuration file(s).

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January 30, 2018

Setting up Terraform and IBM Cloud Provider on Windows

This blog post is a quick guide on how to setup Terraform and IBM Cloud Provider on Windows operating system.

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August 1, 2017

Retirement of Cloud Automation Manager service

Thank you for using the Cloud Automation Manager service on Bluemix. We’d like to inform you that we are retiring the Cloud Automation Manager service on Aug 31, 2017. Here’s what you need to know.

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