infrastructure 2.0

So I’ve been doing this long enough and have played with enough tools to give you some pointers on how exactly you should set up your infrastructure if you want it to be as smooth as possible. There are two quotes I go back to every time I’m trying to figure out how to approach an infrastructure problem:

The Internet was done so well that most people think of it as a natural resource like the Pacific Ocean, rather than something that was man-made. When was the last time a technology with a scale like that was so error-free? The Web, in comparison, is a joke. The Web was done by amateurs. – Alan Kay

When you do things right, people won’t be sure you’ve done anything at all. – God Entity (Futurama, Godfellas)

To live up to the above two quotes you need a bit of help. That help comes in the form of some really neat software:
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