How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 2a

Recently someone has told me, that my course is great but ... it will not work in OCI's single AD regions. Well... yeah... unfortunately that is true, but I believe we can fix it, right?... so I have introduced additional lesson2a, which is an extension to the original lesson2 where web servers have been deployed … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 2a

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 7a

A few days back I have written a post about a new feature in OCI related to the DBSystem. Now you can change the shape of your VM where your database is deployed. This level of elasticity is crucial. But what to do in case of a Disaster Recovery scenario. What to do when one … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 7a

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 10

I have returned from short vacations with the strong belief I should publish new stuff. And here it is - new lesson 10 about Transit Routing VCN. About Transit VCN I have written my first post more than year ago. By the way - details about Transit Routing VCN can be found in OCI docs … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 10

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 9

I hope you have noticed that huge news at OCI Release Notes. In February 2020 OCI global footprint has grown significantly with three new regions (Amsterdam in the Netherlands, Jeddah in Saudi Arabia and Melbourne in Australia). I am located in Europe so immediately I have requested the subscription of Amsterdam DC. So now in … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 9

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 8

This short course, my first tutorial is going to finish... I believe we have achieved good taste of our dish, right! 🙂 Last time in lesson 7 we have created a database with OCI DBSystem. In this last lesson, we will add local VCN peering which is documented here. I hope you have found all … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 8

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 7

Oracle is well known for its database, for more than 30 years, meaning for many people on the market, the term database means Oracle and long, long nothing else. Until now in our lessons, we were far from the database. Instead, we were covering cloud networking (VCN, subnets, route tables, load balancers), security (security lists) … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 7

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 5

Yes, we are moving forward with my Terraform + OCI training. But for sure step by step. Our OCI infra with 2 webservers is already there under the Load Balancer umbrella (lesson 1, lesson 2 and lesson 3). In the last lesson 4 we have introduced the hidden public IP address of the webservers and … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 5

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 4

I am really happy you are here. It means you have found my Terraform + OCI course interesting enough and you are ready to wait for the next episodes from my crazy foggy kitchen. 🙂 Just to remind you, in the first lesson, we have created simple infra with one VM for a webserver. There … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 4

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 3

If you are reading this, it means, I can say I am somehow successful in taking you on board and our adventure is getting more and more exciting... We are now in lesson 3 for the cooking mastery, right? Last time, in lesson 2,  we have added the second VM, second webserver to the OCI … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 3

How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 2

Frankly speaking, the second lesson from the Terraform and OCI training, available in my GitHub repo was not very revolutionary. I have decided to start with just one webserver in lesson1, because it was important for me to move from the simplest into more complicated code gradually. Especially for newbies, it is crucial to start … Continue reading How to use Terraform and OCI – lesson 2