Jesse StLaurent

Tuono Why Cloud Automation Blog

Why Cloud Automation?

By Jesse StLaurent | December 23, 2020

The benefits of cloud automation go far beyond just saving time and improving consistency. Learn how cloud automation helps reduce long-term costs and risk.

Cloud Automation is more than Infrastructure as Code

Cloud Automation is more than Infrastructure as Code

By Jesse StLaurent | December 22, 2020

Cloud automation encompasses multiple technologies and tools. Infrastructure as Code is just one of the key components of a complete cloud automation solution.

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Hands-on Labs are here!

By Jesse StLaurent | December 17, 2020

Our hands-on lab for deploying a web server in AWS or Azure is now available. This self-paced lab contains everything needed to deploy successfully.

Tuono Demo: How to keep your secrets safe

Demo: How to keep your secrets safe

By Jesse StLaurent | November 6, 2020

This blog walks through a demo of the Tuono Secrets Manager. Keeping secrets safe in the cloud is critical to cloud automation.

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Tuono Secrets Management: End to End Protection

By Jesse StLaurent | October 14, 2020

Tuono Secrets Management offers a point and click secrets manager with integrated RBAC, logging and end to end secret protrection.

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Stack cooks quarantine Team lunches!

By Jesse StLaurent | June 9, 2020

We have developed a tradition of monthly engineering team lunches at Tuono. The best part is that we have convinced Mike Stack to cook for us. Mike is a fantastic cook and he loves to cook for a group. So, we like to think of it as a win-win. Mike gets to cook, and we get to eat.

Tuono CTO Jesse St Laurent pouring French press coffee in the kitchen

Zero to cloud faster than a cup of coffee

By Jesse StLaurent | June 1, 2020

In this demo video, I log into a brand new Tuono account, just as a customer does. I deploy infrastructure to AWS and Azure from a single cloud agnostic blueprint in less than 10 minutes. To keep it interesting, I race against myself creating a cup of French press coffee.

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Tuono Azure Demo – Modify an instance with 3 lines of code

By Jesse StLaurent | May 19, 2020

This is a demo of the Tuono platform managing Azure. Add a disk to an instance and modify an access control list (ACL) with 3 lines of human readable code.

Screen capture from a Tuono deploy demo showing AWS and Azure infrastructure

Tuono Deploy Demo – AWS & Azure Infrastructure as Code

By Jesse StLaurent | May 8, 2020

Check out this demo of the Tuono platform deploying a basic infrastructure to AWS and Azure using a single human readable blueprint. We call it Intent based infrastructure. You declare what you want to build and we handle all the cloud details for you.

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Infrastructure as Code. It shouldn’t be this hard.

By Jesse StLaurent | April 24, 2020

Tuono has removed the complexity from Infrastructure as Code. The Tuono Intent Engine delivers intent based infrastructure in the public cloud with less code, less time, and less complexity. Declare infrastructure once and deploy it in either AWS or Azure. It is that simple.