A simple way to keep secrets

A few years ago, I started working on a project to automate deployments of various types of servers. Some of the server types (app/web servers) were simple; others, like Active Directory domain controllers and SQL Servers were a bit more complicated. Those involved the use of some sort of secret - safe mode password, service account, etc. Supplying the needed secrets at runtime was not an option, as I wanted a fully automated solution. [Read More]

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Hi everyone! My name is Paul Shamus and I am passionate about solving technology solutions with the use of automation, learning about new trends, and teaching others what knowledge I have compiled over my 23-year career in IT. Look to this space for further posts.

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