Tag: github

GitHub and Microsoft – did you hear?

Open-Source, GitHub and Microsoft. If I heard that during the Ballmer era of Microsoft, I’d ask if it was April 1st or not. If you are not a Microsoft junkie or just been busy working, you may not have heard…

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Dynamic MySQL credentials with vault

Recently I have been looking at the Vault project as a means to manage secrets for applications and end-users. One of the use cases that immediately drew my attention was the ability to create dynamic role-based MySQL credentials. Why Dynamic…

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Permissions in Redshift administration

As with any database administration strategy, management of Redshift requires setting and revoking permissions.  When first setting up permissions, it is ideal to establish groups as the basic unit of user access.  This keeps us from having to manage hundreds…

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