Category Archives: Development Tools

Terraform on OCI – Building MySQL On Compute – initial setups

I have written previous blog posts about Oracle Cloud OCI and this series continues. My post titled with Iaas Getting Started was to get us acquainted with important security-focused items like Compartments and network Services like NAT and Internet-Gateways. Then I posted about building MySQL on Compute with Scripting using a mix of OCI Web console navigation… Read More »

DevOpsDays Toronto: Community, Collaboration and Supporting the change in IT

I recently attended DevOpsDays Toronto 2017, my first proper DevOpsDaysTO event.  I had the pleasure of attending and being able to immerse myself in this openly collaborative and supportive culture of IT professionals.  The variety of considerations expressed for delivering software features in a rapidly, frequently and reliable release focused manner was really intriguing….but not without its own complexities.… Read More »

MySQL Enterprise Monitor in Vagrant multi-machine setup

In this blog, I intend to present the MySQL Enterprise Monitor (MEM), and also to present a multi-machine vagrant setup by adding a vagrant-hostmanager plugin to configure the /etc/hosts on the VMs. To start, I begin by installing the hostmanager plugin on my mac where I manage my environments.

OK, so that was easy.… Read More »