The Evolution of Configuration Management: IaC vs. GitOps

Misconfigurations are the leading cause behind security incidents in Kubernetes-orchestrated or otherwise containerized environments. Without proper configuration in place, applications would run into problems ranging from noncompliance and inconsistencies to performance bottlenecks, security vulnerabilities, and functionality failure. Therefore, configuration management is a critical component in a software development lifecycle for maintaining systems in a desired, … Read more

Getting Started With IaC – DZone Refcardz

The IaC platform you choose is critical. If your goal is to use standard software engineering tools and practices that are already in place, then look for the following qualities when you evaluate your choices. Standard Languages Support for standard languages ​​means that your developers can define and configure infrastructure using the same languages ​​used … Read more