A Review of Forseti Security for GCP

This is a write-up of the findings from the Forseti Security POC which was conducted with Forseti Security v1.1.8. The results of this phase are clear: Forseti Security is too immature to add any value to my organization at this time.  This conclusion has been reached after reviewing all the existing documentation for Forseti and…

By jplme February 1, 2018 Off

Adding Telemetry Logging and TLS Support to Consul

This article follows my last post on Installing a Production Ready Consul cluster. This article will touch on Adding SSL/TLS to the Consul api/ui, telemetry backend and encrypting RPC traffic. Consul’s telemetry function collects various runtime metrics in regards to the performance of various libraries and subsystems. The metrics are aggregated on a ten second…

By jplme February 7, 2017 Off