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Review: Puppet vs. Chef vs. Ansible vs. Salt

November 22, 2013

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Review: Puppet vs. Chef vs. Ansible vs. Salt   Multi-page article. http://www.infoworld.com/d/data-center/review-puppet-vs-chef-vs-ansible-vs-salt-231308   Credit: Teerawut Punsorn The proliferation of virtualization coupled with the increasing power of industry-standard servers and the availability of cloud computing has led to a significant uptick in the number of servers that need to be managed within and without an organization. […]

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Quick OpenStack Deployments with PuppetStack

October 5, 2013

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Quick OpenStack Deployments with PuppetStack Introduction Sometimes I need to create a quick and simple OpenStack environment. While DevStack would work perfect for this, I have a small collection of shell scripts and Puppet manifests that I use instead. Due to the simplicity of this collection, I’ve also used it to help introduce other people […]

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CIO Engage: Beyond Chef and Puppet: Ubuntu Juju | CSC Engage Public Community

August 28, 2013

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Beyond Chef and Puppet: Ubuntu Juju Chef and Puppet are great Development/Operations (DevOps) cloud programs. But say you want something even easier, at an even higher level, to set up and manage your cloud. Is there such a program? Well, yes, yes there is: Canonical, best known for Ubuntu Linux, is trying to make the […]

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New Puppet tool beefs up orchestration automation for enterprise use

June 25, 2013

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New Puppet tool beefs up orchestration automation for enterprise use The latest version of Puppet Labs’ popular IT automation tool features a rewritten orchestration engine that it says will ease the automated rollout of changes across multiple sites and clouds. A new centralized database for all the data Puppet collects about a company’s deployments gives […]

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