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Deploying Dokuwiki on Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) Part 2

Posted Date : August 15, 2022

By: Rob Stewart, Cloud Architect, SMS   Improving the Dokuwiki Deployment In part 1 of this series, we documented a very basic "click-ops" deployment of an ECS Task running the Bitnami…

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Recertification

Posted Date : July 29, 2022

By Ryan DeBerry, Cloud Solutions Architect, SMS To keep my Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) in an active state, I must recertify every 3 years. I haven't touched anything related…

Deploying Your First Container on Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS)

Posted Date : July 7, 2022

by: Rob Stewart, Cloud Architect, SMS   The Case for Amazon Elastic Container Service According to Corey Quinn, there are at least 17 Ways to Run Containers on AWS. However,…

Network Engineer to Cloud Engineer

Posted Date : June 10, 2022

by: Ryan DeBerry, Cloud Solutions Architect, SMS   Introduction This is an attempt to give other Network Engineers a brain dump of the things you should learn if you want…

Bare Metal to Kubernetes as a Service – Part 3

Posted Date : June 23, 2020

by: Andrew Stanley, Cloud Adoption Strategist, SMS   Introduction I started this series of posts with the assertion that, although a lot of effort has gone in to making Kubernetes easier…

Bare Metal to Kubernetes as a Service – Part 2

Posted Date : June 9, 2020

by: Andrew Stanley, Cloud Adoption Strategist, SMS   In Part 1 of this series I demonstrated the installation and configuration of MAAS. In this post I’m going to show how to use Canonical’s Juju to…

Ordering Fraud: The Other Side of the Supply Chain

Posted Date : May 15, 2020

by: Ben Friedman, Vice President, Strategic Sourcing, SMS Overview Discussions of supply chain management are everywhere these days. Our interconnected world increasingly relies on the outputs of a multitude of…

Cotton Mask Instructions

Posted Date : April 17, 2020

Thomas leads our network operations team at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This week one of his teammates recognized his ingenuity and dedication to his fellow mission…

Bare Metal to Kubernetes as a Service – Part 1

Posted Date : April 9, 2020

by: Andrew Stanley, Cloud Adoption Strategist, SMS   "You can think of Kubernetes as a platform for application patterns. The patterns make your application easy to deploy, easy to run,…