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Michael Levan

Portfolio: www.michaellevan.net
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Blog: https://dev.to/thenjdevopsguy
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Michael Levan is a seasoned engineer and consultant who spends his time working with startups and enterprises around the globe on SRE and DevOps projects. He also performs technical research as an analyst, creates real-world, project-focused content, and coaches engineers on how to cognitively embark on their engineering journey. He is a cloud enthusiast, DevOps pro, HashiCorp Ambassador, and loves helping the tech community by speaking internationally and blogging.
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2022
Feb 03, 2022
Feb 03, 2022
In today's repeatable and automated tech world, even as a systems administrator and/or infrastructure pro, you have to know how to code.

Do you have to create the next "big app"? NO, absolutely not. However, you do need to know how to write code.

In this blog post, I break down programming and development for infrastructure pros and systems administrators

https://dev.to/thenjdevopsguy/programming-and-development-for-the-infrastructure-pro-141m
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Feb 02, 2022
Feb 02, 2022
A lot of people think that technology will fix all problems. To be honest, it'll barely fix 10% of problems in most environments.

Usually the "glue" that fixes an environment is collaboration.

Code is cool and all until your team can't even work together.

In this blog post, I break down team collaboration for engineers

https://dev.to/thenjdevopsguy/engineering-collaboration-and-teamwork-3gnc
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Jan 31, 2022
Jan 31, 2022
Here's the reality; breaking into DevOps and the SRE space in today's world is incredibly difficult. It feels like you literally need to know everything..

- Systems
- Infrastructure
- Programming
- Automation

And A LOT more.

In this video, I break down what you need to learn to make yourself successful in the DevOps space.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WHwkLaDR6us
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Jan 28, 2022
Jan 28, 2022
With over 600 stars on GitHub, my open-source project DevOps The Hard Way (AWS Edition) is one of the best places that you can go and learn DevOps in a hands-on fashion with real scenarios.

https://github.com/AdminTurnedDevOps/DevOps-The-Hard-Way-AWS
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Jan 17, 2022
Jan 17, 2022
I'm super pumped to be creating Go (golang) content again! It's definitely one of my favorite programming languages.

To kick things off, I created a YouTube video on how to manage ORM in your Go code with `gorm`

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTnkskp-xWs&t=7s
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Jan 03, 2022
Jan 03, 2022
I always hear the "monolith vs microservice" discussion, but I never actually hear WHY to use one over the other.

In this blog post, I break down the differences and why you would want to use a monolithic or microservice approach.

https://dev.to/thenjdevopsguy/microservice-vs-monolithic-apps-4bgl
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