Ian Wahbe

Ian Wahbe

Software Engineer

Unlock Programmatic Control by Disabling Default Providers

Unlock Programmatic Control by Disabling Default Providers

As of 3.23.0, users can disable the default provider with Pulumi. So what does this mean for you? If you’ve been using Pulumi for a bit, you’ll have encountered provider resources, which are how we abstract the global state of a cloud provider. All resources have an associated provider. If no provider is supplied in the user’s code, a default provider is created to serve the resource. Explicit providers, which are defined by the user in code, allow programmatic and dynamic control of how a resource deploys into a cloud.

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