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Comparing Terraform and Pulumi

Starts on July 27, 2022, 03:00 PM
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By Kim Schlesinger
Developer Advocate
Comparing Terraform and Pulumi

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Date: July 27, 2022

Time: 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ET / 3:00–4:00 p.m. GMT

About the Talk

In DevOps, the gold standard for building a deployment platform is using Infrastructure as Code and a GitOps workflow, and there are a couple of popular tools that can enable you and your team to create Infrastructure as Code files. In this talk, Kim will compare and contrast Terraform and Pulumi, she will demonstrate how to create a DigitalOcean Kubernetes Cluster with Terraform and then Pulumi, and finally she will talk through the benefits and drawbacks of each project.

What You’ll Learn

  • Describe Terraform’s approach to Infrastructure as Code
  • Describe Pulumi’s approach to to Infrastructure as Code
  • Explain the differences and similarities of Terraform and Pulumi

This Talk Is Designed For

  • DevOps Engineers, Platform Engineers and Software Engineers who are responsible for maintaining their company’s deployment platform
  • CTOs who must decide on an IaC tool


  • How to create a Kubernetes cluster


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Developer Advocate

I’m a developer advocate at DigitalOcean focusing on Kubernetes and other Cloud Native technologies

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