A Face In The Cloud – Tammy White, Cloud Enablement Leader
In this Face In The Cloud, we speak to Cloud Enablement Leader, Tammy White about her number one goal, her advice for career progression and her thoughts on what makes a good leader.
What’s In A Name? – DevOps Edition
Cloud Systems Developer, Jon Goodall, translates some essential DevOps tools for those who don't know their 'Docker' from their 'Octopus'.
How To Build A Cloud-Native Infrastructure
In this post, Kleopatra Chatziprimou, Cloud Systems Developer at Cloudreach, shares some tips on building cloud-native infrastructures. An important part of my job as Cloud Systems Developer at Cloudreach is to keep up to date with the latest trends in cloud-native systems design. In November 2018, I attended the O’Reilly Velocity Conference which featured speakers sharing […]
Study Guide: AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional Beta Exam
Thinking of taking the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional Beta exam? Fear not, these top tips will help ensure you are best prepared for the big day! I have never been great as exams. However, as a Cloud Engineer with years of experience working with different clients, I now feel confident I have seen, […]
AWS SSM in Action, the next generation of SSH
Over the last year AWS have introduced a lot a of new capabilities to extend the functionality of the EC2 Systems Manager. These features include: Parameters store Automation Patching Run Command State Manager / Inventory At re:Invent 2017, many features were introduced such as SSM PrivateLink and PCI compliance. I decided to investigate SSM SendCommand to […]
Digging into DevOps with AWS and Terraform
During our session at AWS Loft in Munich on November 22nd we presented “How to deploy AWS Infrastructure in a true DevOps fashion” using Terraform, AWS Codepipeline and AWS Codebuild. As best practise Cloudreach suggests to deploy infrastructure as a code using AWS Cloudformation, AWS CLI or our tool Sceptre. For the purpose of this […]
A Face in the Cloud – Kayleigh Rix, DevOps Engineer, Edinburgh
Here at Cloudreach, we believe that the growth of a great business is fuelled by great people. It is our talented individuals that make Cloudreach the success it is. Today DevOps Engineer Kayleigh Rix tells us about her experience working and keeping it cloudy at Cloudreach. What is your role at Cloudreach? I joined […]
Managing consistent deployment environments
Introduction At its core, DevOps is about resolving the tension between rapid development and ensuring stability in production. Developers and product teams want to get the latest features out into production as quickly as possible to ensure that their applications are providing the experience that their users want, and that their competitors don’t yet have. […]