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Minnesota

You may have to adjust your browser resolution to see the background splash today, but visiting the state capitol I was surprised to learn over our house of Representatives is a gold sculptured mural where Minnesota is depicted as a woman brining the French trappers/early American pioneers and Native Americans together.
Ruby and NewRelic APM

Ruby and NewRelic APM

Published Jul 25, 2023 by Isaac Johnson

I have been asked about instrumenting Ruby code for New Relic a lot lately and figured now might be a good time to cover some of the scalable patterns.

Configure8: Pricing, Cost Details

Configure8: Pricing, Cost Details

Published Jul 20, 2023 by Isaac Johnson

I wanted to circle back on Configure8 now that they announced cost management features. I had a bit of inside scoop there but was under NDA. I’m guessing some of you might have wondered why I enc...

Home Lab DNS change and remediation

Home Lab DNS change and remediation

Published Jul 18, 2023 by Isaac Johnson

I may throw shade at XFinity a lot. I have plenty of reasons to gripe about them; for instance, I have to pay extra to use my own cable modem and extra to remove home internet data caps. That sai...

Ngrok Ingress Controller for K8s

Ngrok Ingress Controller for K8s

Published Jul 13, 2023 by Isaac Johnson

I saw a recent announcement that Ngrok now has a native Ingress controller for K8s. I actually really like Ngrok already for making an easy to use forwarding dynamic DNS standalone ingress agent. ...

Portainer.io Part 2: Kubernetes, Licenses, OAuth and more

Portainer.io Part 2: Kubernetes, Licenses, OAuth and more

Published Jul 11, 2023 by Isaac Johnson

Last week we dug into Portainer covering the CE and BE editions, speaking to Registries and provisioning clusters.

Portainer.io Part 1: Setup, CE and BE, Registries and K8s provisioning

Portainer.io Part 1: Setup, CE and BE, Registries and K8s provisioning

Published Jul 7, 2023 by Isaac Johnson

Portainer.io has long been on my list to check out. It is one of the leading container management apps for docker, though it can also be used to monitor Swarm, Kubernetes, ACI, Nomad or even spin ...

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