New Security Guides for Consul

The Consul Education team has created new guides to help you better secure your network communications and narrow your access permissions. Each guide provides step-by-step instructions to help you better utilize these security features. New ACL Tokens Consul uses Access Control Lists (ACLs) to secure the UI, API, CLI, service Read more…

Continuous Delivery for AWS Secrets Rotation

One of the biggest challenges with managing usernames, passwords, API keys, and other secrets is balancing the need to make it simple for authorized accounts, databases, and APIs to securely access these secrets while adhering to the principle of least privilege. Simply put, most everyone knows not to store sensitive Read more…

Application Feature Toggles with HashiCorp Consul

Feature toggles (also known as feature flags) conditionally deliver application features to users. We previously discussed feature toggling of HashiCorp Terraform resources to mitigate the impact of production infrastructure changes. In this post, we demonstrate how to manage application feature toggles when using HashiCorp Consul and consul-template. In applications, we Read more…

What is Amazon RDS?

The evolution of the technological landscape is clearly evident in the introduction of new offerings every day. Cloud computing is undoubtedly one of the prominent milestones in the progress of technology as we know it today. Now, enterprises could make the most of cloud computing for cost-effective access to computing Read more…