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Terraform Crash Course I'll teach you how to get started with Terraform very quickly in this article. My main goal here is to focus on a few basic concepts of Terraform so you can install and deploy your very first...
Merge Kube Config in PowerShell Merging Kubernetes Config files is a rather cumbersome process. You can manually copy in the values but sometimes that doesn't always go as planned. I was looking for a way to merge Kube Config files...
Connecting Kafka Tool to Azure Event Hubs I find connecting the Kafka Tool or any tool to Kafka at times to be a cumbersome process. It seems like each service has some nuance for either security, ports, or connecting that...
Identity Server 4 ClientCredentials with POSTMAN This tutorial will demonstrate how to set up security within microservices using Identity Server 4 with OpenID. This will use a Client and Secret for microservice to microservice (machine-to-machine) communication that way a compromised...
Kafka Log Compaction This tutorial is to demonstrate how Log Compaction works in Apache Kafka. For this tutorial, I will use .NET and a local Docker image to run Apache Kafka. This example will demonstrate how to create distributable settings...
Connecting Kafka Tool to Confluent Cloud Kafka Tool is a great tool to use to see data that is being put on the Kafka Log. I use it regularly to verify topics, data, and configuration within a Kafka cluster. Confluent...
Kubernetes: Recreating Pods Sometimes it's practical to re-create a pod because it needs to re-load configuration or restart. Here are some tricks to deleting and re-creating pods. Delete All Pods By Label To get the labels of a pod run this command...
Kubernetes ConfigMaps with .NET Core This tutorial will cover how to mount a Kubernetes ConfigMap into a pod and how to read that configuration in .NET. I will also demonstrate the different ways a .NET application can read configuration from...