Hi, I'm Ruan.

Systems Development Engineer, DevOps, Linux, AWS, Python


Bekker Stacks
Initiative that I started to have multiple repositories for various Docker Swarm Stacks, which you can just clone and deploy
My Main Tech Blog: blog.ruanbekker.com
Tech things I stumble across which involves mainly around AWS, Linux, DevOps, Systems Development Engineering, Automation, Containers, Servers, etc
Tech Blog: sysadmins.co.za
Linux, Systems Administration and Howto Blog on Building Servers and Systems

Elasticsearch Hands-On Course
A work-in-progress Elasticsearch hands-on tutorial, from installing, ingesting, searching, aggregations, management etc.
AWS Secret Store with Golang
AWS Secret Store using S3, KMS and IAM written in Golang

Latest Post

Aug 15, 2019

Review of the Xiaomi MiBox S Android TV MediaBox

Photo by freestocks.org on Unsplash Mediabox Choices So you are perhaps thinking of getting a Android TV Mediabox, but so many options that’s in the market. If you are looking for something that’s not so expensive, responsive, simplicity and looking for applications such as Netflix, Youtube, DSTV Now, Showmax, etc. This device get’s hands down my vote to go for! Home Entertainment This is my review on the Xiaomi MiBox S Android TV Mediabox. ...Read More


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I’m a Systems Development Engineer at JUMO

I have a passion for problem solving, building things and making businesses succeed. I’m madly curious by heart, so I am very hungry for knowledge and you will always find my trying and testing out new things to stay ahead of the game.

I primarily work with AWS, Linux, Python, Automation, Systems Development, DevOps, Containers, Solutions Architecture, Open Source, Knowledge Sharing, Metrics, Systems Adminstration and making Customers happy is a big thing for me.

I have about 12 years of experience in the IT Industry that ranges from Linux Systems Administration, DevOps, BigData and Systems Development Engineering.

You will find me on twitter, sharing most of my blogposts that I write about tech topics on blog.ruanbekker.com and sysadmins.co.za and I share most of my code on my githhub repository.

I always love feedback and hearing from the community, so if you want to chat, need some help on your projects, feel free to reach out to me using the tools below.