Introduction to Terraform: From Zero to Hero eBook

Bobby Iliev
2 min readJul 24, 2023

Introduction

Hey folks, I’m super stoked to announce my brand-new eBook: “Introduction to Terraform: From Zero to Hero”. This project is something I’m genuinely excited about, born from countless late-night coding sessions and my growing fascination with Infrastructure as Code. I’ve come to realize that Terraform is an absolute game-changer in the DevOps world, and I can’t wait to share everything I’ve learned with you!

Table of Contents

A sneak peek into what’s inside:

  1. Introduction to Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  2. Introduction to Terraform
  3. Installation and Setup
  4. Terraform Basics
  5. Terraform Configuration Language (HCL)
  6. Terraform State
  7. Modules in Terraform
  8. Terraform Cloud
  9. Best Practices
  10. Intermediate Terraform Language Features
  11. Importing Existing Infrastructure into Terraform
  12. Advanced State Management
  13. Terraform with Multiple Providers
  14. Terraform for Serverless Architecture
  15. Terraform for Container Orchestration
  16. Terraform with Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)
  17. Security and Compliance with Terraform
  18. Managing Secrets with Vault
  19. Troubleshooting and Debugging Terraform
  20. Terraform with Ansible
  21. Advanced Topics and Conclusion

Why “From Zero to Hero”?

The philosophy behind this title is simple. We all start our learning journeys from square one, with a spark of curiosity and an urge to get better at something new. Consider this book your handy roadmap that’ll guide you from being a newbie in the world of Infrastructure as Code to really understanding the ins and outs of Terraform. This guide is loaded with in-depth chapters, real-world examples, and hands-on exercises designed to help you in the awesome world of Terraform. By the end of it, I promise you’ll be bossing around your own projects like a champ!

Who is it for?

Whether you’re a beginner just starting out in the DevOps world or a professional looking to expand your skill set, this book has something for everyone. It’s written in a way so that both newcomers and those seeking advanced knowledge could benefit from.

Conclusion

In a rapidly evolving tech world, staying updated and continuously learning is the key. “Introduction to Terraform: From Zero to Hero” isn’t just a book; it’s your next step in the DevOps world. So, don’t hesitate and get your copy today from Leanpub. Let’s start this exciting adventure together!

I genuinely hope you find value in every page of this book.

Until next time, happy learning and terraforming!

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Bobby Iliev

I am a professional System Administrator with a demonstrated history of working in the internet industry. I am a Linux lover