Tag: Terraform

Automated Database Backups for Cloud Spanner Using Terraform

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    This post shows how to use cloudspannerecosystem/scheduled-backups to configure scheduled backups for your cloud spanner database. The setup of the required resources (Cloud Scheduler, pub/sub and cloud function) will be done by using terraform in this tutorial.  …

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SQL Server Distributed Availability Group with Forwarder in Microsoft Azure

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Architecture diagram Register the application with the name terraform. Leave all options as default. Add a secret that will be used as a password to authenticate terraform. Provide a description and expiry period for the secret. Copy the Secret ID…

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Creating secure access architecture on Google Cloud Platform (and building it with Terraform)

Often we get involved in projects where there are all sorts of stringent security requirements. In this post, I will share a few of the methods used to meet these security requirements within Google Cloud Platform (GCP), while still allowing…

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RDS provisioning: A comparision between Ansible and Terraform

I recently had to compare these two configuration managers to provision MySQL environments in RDS. I had previous Ansible knowledge but I was fairly new to Terraform. With that in mind, I put together a list of resources to see…

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7 tips for managing Infrastructure with Terraform

Kevin Pedersen, Team Manager, Service Reliability Engineering at Pythian, provides some considerations to keep your Terraform environment manageable.

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A repeatable test environment with Terraform and chef-solo

Kevin Pedersen, Team Manager, Service Reliability Engineering at Pythian, discusses creating a repeatable test environment with Terraform and Chef-solo.

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