An introduction to performing code, infrastructure or database deployments

In this post we will look at some of the approaches we can use to deploy code or infrastructure changes into a production environment. Regardless of the programming language you may be using to develop a web site or application, from HTML/CSS, NodeJS, Java or Go, there are likely some build steps you need to …

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Setting up a Salt cluster on DigitalOcean using Terraform

I use Ansible to provision or automate infrastructure tasks whenever I can. I wanted to try out Salt, from SaltStack to see how it compared. I┬áread about its ability to push commands out to multiple servers very quickly and I wanted to try it for myself. To gain some practical experience using Salt I used …

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