PLUG: Intro to HashiCorp’s Vault

Utah Open Source
Utah Open Source
Public group

UVU Business Resource Center

815 West 1250 South · Orem, UT

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Security is an important part of computing, and it all hinges on the ability to manage and audit access to the secrets needed to run your infrastructure.

HashiCorp Vault is a secrets managements engine. It helps you secure, audit, limit access to and otherwise protect: * Tokens * Passwords * Secrets * Certificates and Keys * Sensitive Data

Come learn the basics of encryption, and how to utilize HashiCorp Vault to manage secrets in your environment.

- Presented by Derek Carter -
Derek Carter (goozbach as his online friends know him) is a husband, father, woodworking enthusiast, and active participant in the Open Source Community. He is the part founder of two Linux users groups, and is a regular presenter at various conferences. He also actively contributes to several Open Source projects, including some of his own. Derek has worked as a senior Linux systems administrator for a Fortune 500 company. He has also worked as a consultant to state agencies, and as a QA engineer for a SAN storage company. As a Linux instructor, Derek has written course ware, proctored certification exams, and taught classes across the globe for such companies as Red Hat, IBM, Novell, HP, and Lockheed Martin, among others.
Derek lives in Utah with his family.

Just go in the front doors, and follow the signs. We're usually in a conference room in the back of the main floor (BR-117).