Cloud Agnostic Tagging with Spinnaker
A fairly common ask of Spinnaker over the last couple of years has boiled down to having an ability to attach arbitrary tags to any cloud resource.
Of course these tags must also be searchable:
Slightly delayed response but I would say that infrastructure-as-code (in the sense of codifying more than just a pipeline) has not been a significant pain point or blocker thus far.
This could be related to (a) the size of our cloud footprint and (b) how our approach to managing cloud resources has evolved since ~2009.
Somewhat architectural and environment-specific.
Rolling forward comes with the added assumption that your build/package tool chain is at least as reliable (if not more) as your Tier 1 services.
This might involve tools (Jenkins, Travis CI, Github, Stash, etc.) outside the control of a team that just…