Home Tags Puppet

Tag: puppet

Automating Infrastructure Management with Puppet

0
Maintaining infrastructure configuration in the optimal state is a complex task. The heterogeneity in software and hardware configurations makes the task difficult. Puppet enables...

A Brief Introduction to Puppet

0
As a server configuration management tool, Puppet offers an automated way to inspect, deliver and operate software regardless of its deployment. It provides control...

Puppet: The Popular Choice for IT Automation

0
Puppet is used to configure UNIX-like computer systems as well as Windows systems. It uses its own declarative language or a domain specific language....

GitHub open sources Puppet development and testing tool

0
GitHub has released the code of its Puppet development and testing tool called Octacatalog-diff. This new piece of software is already powering GitHub.com, which...

Puppet Data Centre Automation Solution, Part 4: Classes & Modules

0
We learned about some of the interesting ways Puppet helps automate things in Part 3. In the final part of this series, we look...

Puppet Data Centre Automation Solution, Part 3: Resource Types & Example...

0
The previous article in this series focused on creating users, groups and files (based on home directories). Let's now look at the various types...

Puppet Data Centre Automation Solution, Part 2: User & Group Management

0
In our last session, we had learnt how to set up a basic Puppet server and client architecture. Today, we will look at how...

Puppet Data Centre Automation Solution, Part 1: Setting Up Master &...

2
Managing data centres comprising hundreds of systems is tough. Fortunately, configuration-management systems help bring things under control, by automating common configuration tasks, making systems...

Puppet Show: Automating UNIX Administration

5
A Puppet show can turn out to be real entertainment for UNIX administrators.