Cloud Posse DevOps "Office Hours" Podcast

Cloud Posse DevOps "Office Hours" (2021-06-16)

June 16, 2021 Cloud Posse Season 3 Episode 24
Cloud Posse DevOps "Office Hours" Podcast
Cloud Posse DevOps "Office Hours" (2021-06-16)
Show Notes

Cloud Posse holds public "Office Hours" every Wednesday at 11:30am PST to answer questions on all things related to DevOps, Terraform, Kubernetes, CICD. Basically, it's like an interactive "Lunch & Learn" session where we get together for about an hour and talk shop. These are totally free and just an opportunity to ask us (or our community of experts) any questions you may have.

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[00:00:00​] Intro
[00:01:00​] Taylor intro 
[00:03:00​] Taylor’s Terraform story
[00:05:50] What does a Senior Developer Advocate do?
[00:08:00​] How does HashiCorp manage so many community requests? 
[00:09:42​] What are the benefits of using CDK for Terraform over vanilla Terraform? 
[00:16:33] Terraform and multi-cloud limitations
[00:18:27] Where is terraform 1-2 years from now?
[00:22:53​] Does HashiCorp want to be an open source “Amazon” of DevOps services?
[00:27:05] Where is HashiCorp growing the most? 
[00:28:28] Ideal image build workflow using Terraform? 
[00:30:25​] HCP offering for Packer 
[00:33:34] Removal of provisioners (e.g., Chef)
[00:35:35​] How 1.0 changed things 
[00:38:03] Terraform debugging and testing
[00:42:54] Long term maintenance of demos
[00:46:42] Do you ever see HashiCorp creating a layer above Terraform to orchestrate many root modules / deal with that DAG?
[00:51:07] Could a custom Terraform Provider behave like a Kubernetes Operator? 
[00:55:57] Has Terraform solved the problem Terragrunt was built for? 
[00:58:29​] Outro


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