Leadership

I’ve had the pleasure of meeting Adrian Cockcroft of Battery Ventures a few brief moments over the course of my career.  The first time was when he worked for eBay and I worked for IBM and we were doing a GPFS proof of concept.  He was a really nice person (and still is!) and introduced me […]

Drone Secrets

I was really happy to see the Drone Secret’s page describe how to put secrets in a .drone.yml file.  Checking passwords into repositories is a big no-no. Still, there were some clarity in the docs I would have liked.  Here’s step by step. 1. Install drone Yep. This is the mac client.  I did the […]

It’s just lube

When looking to optimize your application deployment cycle organizations often turn to buzzwords such as: CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery), DevOps and invariably the different products/projects they’ve heard of that do this.  In this buzzword blitz its a bit easy to get confused as to what does what.  Today we are hearing: Jenkins, Kubernetes, Mesos, Ansible, […]