For those of you that aren’t yet running or even considering Vault, you should – Vault is awesome. Yes, humans put creds in source control. Yes, humans forget usernames and passwords. Yes, humans make mistakes! Therefore control your prized secrets in Vault, or better yet, stop letting humans do things and automate everything.
We take a look at what happens to Vault in a HA world (real-world scenarios). If Vault dies, what happens to my secrets? If my storage backend dies, is it all over? Let’s find out.
Also, what pain points are we all hitting with our move to the cloud right now? We’ll take a look at how we can fully secure our cloud behind the grand doors of the Vault.