Tag: Hashicorp

How To: Launch A Jump Host In AWS Using Terraform

I have been a Hashicorp fan boy for a coupleĀ of years now. I am impressed, and happy with pretty much everything they have done from Vagrant to Consul and more. In short they make the DevOps world a better place. That being said this article is about the aptly named

Consul for Service Discovery

Why Service Discovery ? Service Discovery effectively replaces the process of having to manually assign or automate your own DNS entries for nodes on your network. Service Discovery aimsĀ to move even further away from treating VM’s like pets to cattle, by getting rid of the age old practice of Hostname