Terraform Tutorials , Meta-Blogging

Self-Hosting a Ghost Blog on AWS (with Terraform)

  • by Cory Finger

Self-hosting your own website can be a bit overwhelming. What if you mess up the server configurations? What if your server crashes and you have to remember all the little bits and pieces that went into it? We're going to use Terraform to help towards solving those problems.…

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Terraform Tutorials

[3.5] Abstraction through Modules in Terraform

  • by Cory Finger

In this chapter, we'll discuss how to clean up what's now become a pretty crowded directory. We'll do that through abstracting out our key pieces of infrastructure into easy-to-reuse modules.…

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Terraform Tutorials

[3] Installing Rails with Terraform

  • by Cory Finger

In this chapter, we're going to make that EC2 instance more useful by installing Rails, attaching a static IP address to it, and opening up SSH access on the server.…

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Terraform Tutorials

[2] Creating an EC2 Instance

  • by Cory Finger

So you know what Terraform is and you know the most useful EC2 terms within AWS. Let's put the two together.…

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Terraform Tutorials

[1] Introduction to AWS

  • by Cory Finger

If you've recently started out in managing a cloud infrastructure, or have primarily used other providers, it is possible that you're not familiar with the intricacies of AWS.…

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Terraform Tutorials

[0] Introduction to Terraform

  • by Cory Finger

The productivity and stability gains attainable through Terraform make this tool a must-have with a stack or engineering team of any size. Worthy of a place in any engineer's toolbox.…

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I Am Cory Finger

A professional programmer

Cory Finger

I've been programming professionally for 13 years and can still feel completely overwhelmed by the breadth and depth of all the technologies out there. I've composed a list of tips along the way, to help anyone who feels similarly!

Also, I live in Seattle and work at Crystal

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