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Enable Auto-completion for Kubectl in a Linux Bash Shell
Kubernetes4 min read
Enable Auto-completion for Kubectl in a Linux Bash Shell

See this step-by-step tutorial and save time by enabling auto-completion for kubectl and setting an alias!

Terraform vs. Kubernetes : Key Differences and Comparison
Kubernetes10 min read
Terraform vs. Kubernetes : Key Differences and Comparison

See the comparison of Terraform and Kubernetes, the most dominant tools in the cloud infrastructure space. Learn about their similarities and differences. 

Kubernetes Cheat Sheet – 15 Kubectl Commands & Objects
Kubernetes18 min read
Kubernetes Cheat Sheet – 15 Kubectl Commands & Objects

See the helpful list of each commonly used category or component of Kubernetes (K8S) with appropriate kubectl commands for quick reference!

5 Different Types of Kubernetes Deployment Strategies
Kubernetes12 min read
5 Different Types of Kubernetes Deployment Strategies

Delve into different Kubernetes (K8s) deployment strategies. Take a look at the advantages and disadvantages of each of them.

Monitoring Your Spacelift Account via Prometheus
Product8 min read
Monitoring Your Spacelift Account via Prometheus

We are excited to announce the Prometheus Exporter for Spacelift! See how it allows you to monitor various metrics about your Spacelift account over time.

Managing Terraform State – Best Practices & Examples
Terraform13 min read
Managing Terraform State – Best Practices & Examples

Learn how to manage Terraform State. See best practices for storing, organizing, and isolating your state files.

How to Build AWS VPC using Terraform – Step by Step
Terraform10 min read
How to Build AWS VPC using Terraform – Step by Step

In this post, we discuss how to develop a basic AWS VPC using Terraform - building them from scratch and using certified published modules.

Terraform Taint, Untaint, Replace – How to Use It (Examples)
Terraform7 min read
Terraform Taint, Untaint, Replace – How to Use It (Examples)

Learn the right way to approach the Terraform CLI commands - taint, untaint, and replace, with examples. Avoid failures resulting from misconfiguration.

The Lifecycle of a Terraform Resource: Lifecycle Meta-Argument
Terraform8 min read
The Lifecycle of a Terraform Resource: Lifecycle Meta-Argument

Take a look at the default behavior of the Terraform resource lifecycle and how the lifecycle meta-argument can allow you to customize that behavior.

Terraform Custom Conditions – Preconditions & Postconditions
Terraform7 min read
Terraform Custom Conditions – Preconditions & Postconditions

Take advantage of the Terraform 1.2 update with precondition and postcondition blocks for resources, data sources, and outputs.

Ansible + Spacelift = Better Together
Product5 min read
Ansible + Spacelift = Better Together

The Spacelift team is pleased to announce the newest IaC provider within the Spacelift platform, Ansible from Red Hat. Introduced as "Closed Beta."

Spacelift in the GitHub Marketplace
Product3 min read
Spacelift in the GitHub Marketplace

We are announcing the availability of the Spacelift as a GitHub App in the GitHub Marketplace. See how Spacelift + GitHub work better together.

Working with Pull Requests on Spacelift
Product5 min read
Working with Pull Requests on Spacelift

Learn how Spacelift supports PR Checks and PR Plan Comments. See how to utilize comments or labels on your pull request to take action in Spacelift.

Ansible Modules – How To Use Them Efficiently (Examples)
Ansible11 min read
Ansible Modules – How To Use Them Efficiently (Examples)

Modules are one of the core building blocks of Ansible. Learn how to build them and see best practices. Explore some of the most used and helpful modules.

What Is a Kubernetes Cluster? Key Components Explained
Kubernetes10 min read
What Is a Kubernetes Cluster? Key Components Explained

Learn the foundation of K8s operations. Take a look at the components of the master node and worker nodes that make up a Kubernetes Cluster.

Terraform Providers Overview – How To Use Them & Examples
Terraform12 min read
Terraform Providers Overview – How To Use Them & Examples

Why do you need Terraform Providers? Learn how they can be used and referenced. Take look at some of the available providers with examples.

Practice DRY in Terraform Configurations Using Dynamic Blocks
Terraform3 min read
Practice DRY in Terraform Configurations Using Dynamic Blocks

Learn what Terraform Dynamic Blocks are, what are their components and how to use them for applying the DRY principle.

Terraform Tutorial – Getting Started With Terraform on AWS
Terraform31 min read
Terraform Tutorial – Getting Started With Terraform on AWS

In this step by step tutorial, you will learn how to use Terraform and get hands-on experience in managing cloud infrastructure with IaC.

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