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Every development team working on an application will tell you that working with a security team is a hassle, these are also the teams that end up having issues with secrets. …


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This is a continuation of my SRE Engagement Series Articles, check out Month 1, Month 2, Month 3 and Month 4.

After your first month with the team, you learned how to work with a new system, you understand the bottlenecks and areas of concern from the team. Your second…


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To create an effective access pattern using 2 Factor Authentication (2FA), you will need to combine two login methods. One of those being basic authentication, and the one we’re going to use for this example One Time Password (OTP).

To start we’ll create a very simple API, with a static…


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Before anything else, CI/CD is Continuous Integration and Contentious Deployment, meaning a constantly running set of actions that will run and end up deploying our application somewhere.

If you ask any engineer who has built a system that is highly complex and included a number of different services all working…


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This is a continuation of my SRE Engagement Series Articles, check out Month 1, Month 2 and Month 3

After your first month with the team, you learned how to work with a new system, you understand the bottlenecks and areas of concern from the team. Your second month you…


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You’re staring at an email from your boss, it says:

Hello engineering team, our customers have seen another outage of the service today. I’ve been informed, if we have another outage our biggest customer will be moving to another service. …


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Source Code Management Options

After creating your first application, you will want to store this somewhere secure, where in the event you are working with someone else they can review the code and work with it as well. …


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This is a continuation of my SRE Engagement Series Articles, check out Month 1 and Month 2

After your first month with the team you learned how to work with a new system, you understand the bottlenecks and areas of concern from the team. You’ve implemented observability tooling and taken…


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This is a continuation of my SRE Engagement Series Article

Given that you’ve been on a team for at least a month, you should have a basic idea about the team, their skill levels, and what their main issues are. Many teams especially those in need of an SRE team…


Our story opens to the sound of a small town in the north western half of the country of Merasoft. The small town of Perse on the edge of the coast to the south of the larger town of CeeXpee, where a group of adventures have spent their lives.

The Town of Perse

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