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Day Two Cloud 155: Terraform Stinks

Episode 155

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Today on Day Two Cloud, we talk about why Terraform stinks. OK, maybe it doesn’t stink, but just because everyone seems to love a particular tool doesn’t make it right for you. We talk with Dan Moore, a developer advocate at FusionAuth, who tried to use Terraform and just couldn’t get behind it. This episode is based on a presentation Dan gave at Gluecon in May 2022.

We discuss:

  • Dan’s environment and requirements
  • How Terraform didn’t meet all the needs of Dan’s use cases
  • How Dan and the team tried to make Terraform work for them
  • What they’re doing now, and how Terraform still does have a place in the organization
  • More

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Show Links:

Why Terraform Stinks – Google Drive

FusionAuth Blog

@mooreds – Dan Moore on Twitter

Dan Moore on LinkedIn

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