Thorsten Hans

Thorsten Hans

Stories about Azure, Kubernetes and Cloud-Native Computing

  1. Bicep and Terraform compared

    Project Bicep or HashiCorp Terraform. What's the difference? Which one should you use? Deployment methods, syntax, and tooling compared.

  2. Custom Validation Rules for Variables in Terraform

    Learn how to harden your Terraform projects using custom validation rules for input variables. The feature is still experimental. However, it looks promising and may help you!

  3. Free English Terraform Webinar on Thursday the 16th of April

    Learn Terraform by joining this free, English, online Webinar by Thorsten Hans and get started with Infrastructure as Code in the context of Microsoft Azure.

  4. Free German Terraform Webinar on Wednesday the 15th of April

    Learn Terraform by joining this free, German, online Webinar by Thorsten Hans and get started with Infrastructure as Code in the context of Microsoft Azure.

  5. Join my webinar about Terraform and Azure during Azure Week

    Ramp up your Terraform skills. Join my webinar about Terraform and Azure on the 18th of October as part of Azure Week.

  6. Six golden rules of Infrastructure as Code (IaC)

    In this post I share my six golden rules for Infrastructure as Code (IaC) projects.

  7. Terraform - State demystified

    State Management is critical in Terraform. This post provides an overview of what state is and how you should deal with it.

  8. Terraform - The Definitive Guide for Azure Enthusiasts

    Learn core concepts of Terraform. Automate your Microsoft Azure environments to ramp-up Infrastructure as Code. Dive into HashiCorp Configuration Language (HCL). Start terraforming your cloud, now.