ELK in a Can!

Aug 18, 2015

For the past few months I’ve been playing with another useful tool besides docker that I find extremely useful for many types of not just devops applications, but all kinds of use cases where you may want to monitor some type of machine. The tool, or stack for that matter that I’m talking about is typically refered to as the ELK stack. This is Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana. Each tool in the stack performs a...


Docker & Jekyll

Jul 12, 2015

When I recently decided to build a new site it was a no brainer for me to do it using Docker and Jekyll; both are setup well for a statically built, immutable environment. Docker has gotten a lot of press recently for being a tool for “containerized environments” that is revolutionizing the devops, deployment, and testing. I had heard of Docker and CoreOS a few years back, especially since container support has been in the...