About the Book
This book helps you get comfortable with Terraform by going step-by-step from the simplest of Terraform modules to more complex cloud resource creation.
It does this by taking you from the very simplest Terraform modules to advanced remote management so that you understand each piece of the puzzle.
By the end you'll be able to advise people on how to get the most out of Terrraform, understanding not only the terminology and the practical details, but also some of the gotchas and operational challenges that Terraform brings.
Part I - Local Basics
- State Files
- Data Sources
Part II - Remote Terraform
- Terraform Providers
- Dependency Management
- Graphing Resources
- Importing Resources
Part III - In Progress
Part IV - In Progress
About the Author
Ian Miell has over twenty years' experience in IT, writing, running, architecting, and maintaining software for some of the world's busiest systems.
He has written the book 'Docker in Practice' (published by Manning), 'Learn Bash the Hard Way' (published on Leanpub), as well as various training courses and videos.
He blogs about his experiences at https://zwischenzugs.com