Highly available WordPress CMS with OCI MySQL DBSystem deployed with Terraform

In recent months I have been extremely busy. Most of my time has been consumed by OCI Architecture Center where we are trying to promote the Solution Architecture approach to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. Yes, it is true that people are looking for zero-2-hero pieces of training on how to provision cloud infrastructures, especially with Terraform … Continue reading Highly available WordPress CMS with OCI MySQL DBSystem deployed with Terraform

Private OKE (VCN-Native) in OCI with Terraform

I am not sure if you have noticed that, but in March 2021 Kubernetes clusters have been significantly redefined within OCI. I mean now Container Engine for Kubernetes is VCN-native by default. You can read about it here. VCN-native K8S clusters are completely integrated with your Virtual Cloud Network (VCN). It also means you can … Continue reading Private OKE (VCN-Native) in OCI with Terraform

Bastion Service in OCI deployed with Terraform

About Bastion usage I have written a long time ago. Usage of jump hosts is very common. It seems to be obvious from a security point of view that you want to hide compute instances or database servers in private networks, but there should be a secure way to access them somehow, especially when you … Continue reading Bastion Service in OCI deployed with Terraform

How to modify on the fly CIDR block of your VCN or subnet with Terraform

The flexibility of OCI is growing every single day. In November 2020 new features have been added to the networking scope of OCI. You can now update VCN and subnet CIDR block information after creation.  Support for feature of expanding and shrinking of Subnet and VCN has been added to Terraform OCI Provider the same time. … Continue reading How to modify on the fly CIDR block of your VCN or subnet with Terraform

OCI Flexible Load Balancer with Terraform

A few days back I have shown you OCI Flexible Shapes available in OCI deployed with Terraform. Today I would like to present a brand new feature that extends the flexibility of cloud network infrastructure further. On top of flexible compute VMs you can now put Flexible Load Balancer, now also with Terraform (OCI Terraform … Continue reading OCI Flexible Load Balancer with Terraform

OCI Compute Instance Flexible Shapes with Terraform

Cloud Infrastructure should be flexible by default. It is a fundamental incentive for each IT shop in regards to any move of the workload from an on-premise location into the public cloud. Flexibility and elasticity mean you have more and pay less. That is also OCI’s fundamental characteristics. In this video below I am showcasing … Continue reading OCI Compute Instance Flexible Shapes with Terraform