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help·ful/ˈhelpfəl/ Giving or ready to give helpUsefulOur executive team locked ourselves in a San Francisco apartment for two days this year and went through an exercise in defining who, what, and where we…

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Photo by Pixabay from Pexels An OODA loop, credited to USAF Colonel John Boyd is an action oriented cycle for mission delivery. It stands for observe–orient–decide–act. I was introduced to the concept…

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AWS, and vSphere, and OpenStack.. Oh My!!!! Lately, we've been playing with a feature that has us pretty excited. Multi-CPI BOSH has become a reality and we couldn't wait to take it for test drive.…

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Stark & Wayne was fortunate to participate in OpenStack summit (Boston 2017). We've spent a lot of time coming up with internal best practices for automating Cloud Foundry and related services on different IaaS. Our…

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Stark & Wayne was fortunate to participate in OpenStack summit (Boston 2017). With significant experience managing and deploying Cloud Foundry on various OpenStack flavors we were happy to talk about our experiences. See Bill Chapman…

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High Availability (HA) is a common requirement. Unfortunately it is often the case that HA considerations need to be made from the ground up while designing a service. Sometimes a component of your service might…

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Often I find myself needing to repeatedly access a service that is password protected. A good example would be trying to curl an end point that is behind basic auth, another is dealing with projects…

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We've recently been asked to explore introducing Rundeck into an organization that heavily invested in Puppet for their IT automation. What the heck is Rundeck? You can follow the link above for more details, but…

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Keeping an Eye on Cloud Foundry This is the third post in the series about keeping an eye on Cloudfoundry. Click here for the previous post or here to go to the start of the…

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