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Terraform Module for Puppet in Docker

By Bill Ward on October 17, 2017

You may have heard about running puppet in docker described in Gareth Rushgrove’s post on puppet.com called Running Puppet software in Docker containers. I took that post a step or two further and created a Terraform module that deploys a puppet environment to a Nomad cluser. This post goes over the process of using that module.

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Terraform Elasticsearch AWS Module

By Bill Ward on October 16, 2017

Just released my first terraform module to the Terraform Registry. This module deploys and ELK (Elasticsearch/Logstash/Kibana) server to AWS using Terraform.

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Provisioning Infrastructure With Terraform

By Bill Ward on October 15, 2017

In my last article I walk you through creating infrastrure using Terraform. In this article we will make that infrastructure useful by provisioning software to it automatically.

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Terraform Introduction

By Bill Ward on October 15, 2017

Terraform is HashiCorp’s answer to the infrastructure as code paradigm. With it you can stand up infrastructure in a myriad of areas including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Engine, Openstack, Nomad, and many more. With Terraform you can quickly create infrastructure and when you are done, you can easily destroy that infrastructure. In this article I will give you a quick walk through of installing terraform and using terraform to deploy some infrastructure.

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