What I read today:

I’d like to (try to) keep a running tab of all the technical, and non-technical, bits of information I pick up day to day. I’m hoping it might provide some insight into what I’m interested at the time, or little tidbits of helpful information I find laying around the web.

Pain(less) NGINX Ingress

Once I get my Kubernetes cluster back up at home, I want to create separate environments for promotions. Right now the deployment I have running is much more pets than cattle, and I want to change that. I want to treat each piece as completely replaceable and interchangeable, and that only happens by having a setup that is not one big snowflake that you are afraid to touch.

How we grow Junior Developers at the BBC

All of this one rang true as an SRE trying to write more code. Mentoring others, while getting mentored are crucial characteristics I feel to being part of a productive team. You can’t just sit behind your monitoring with headphones on and expect to build relationships and have impact.