DevOps Industry Updates #8

Welcome to the 8th edition of DevOps Industry Updates! Just like always, I’ve been consuming the fire hose of text that we call the media, filtering out the fake news and marketing ploys, leaving only the finest news nuggets. I hope you have your coffee handy, we have a lot to get caught up on:

🔥 Top Cream

This issue’s top 5 stories:

  1. Migrating a 40TB SQL Server Database
  2. Atlassian tells employees they can work from home forever
  3. How we migrated Dropbox from Nginx to Envoy
  4. Monitoring demystified: A guide for logging, tracing, metrics
  5. How To Scale and Secure a Django Application with Docker, Nginx, and Let’s Encrypt

🌎 Society

  • Harness Acquires by Jyoti Bansal

  • HashiConf Digital 2020: mark your calendars: the next HashiConf Digital will take place October 12-15 (PT). Join the HashiCorp community for two days of product workshops (October 12 & 13), followed by two days of keynotes, technical sessions, product updates, and community connections (October 14 & 15).

📟 DevOps

  • Announcing v3.0. of the Terraform AWS Provider by Mary Cutrali: brings four major enhancements: updating the Amazon Certificate Manager (ACM) resources, the removal of hashing from state storage, improved authentication ordering, and the deprecation of Terraform 0.11.

🛠️ DevOps Tools

  • tobilg/lsh: Run interactive shell commands on AWS Lambda

☸️ Kubernetes

🔐 Security

💻 Programming

📖 Machine Learning

🐧 Linux

  • nano 5.0 released: new features include a --indicator option which shows a scroll bar on the right-hand side of the screen and syntax highlighting support for Markdown, Haskell, and Ada.

🔩 Hardware

🚢 Leadership

☁️ Cloud




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Written on August 10, 2020