BYOT - Bring Your Own Tools

Repetition - time consuming and mind numbing if you have to do something manually. A lot better if you can automate... no argument there. And yet, there is always room for improvement. CI/CD State of the Nation These days we have a plethora of automation and build tools to…

Testing AWS Launch Scripts

Just the other day I had to launch AWS [http://aws.amazon.com] instances and bootstrap them automatically without using tools like knife and chef-server. I still wanted to use chef-solo on the server itself to continue the bootstrapping process, there is only so much you would want to do…