Archive for 'Puppet'

Book review: Pulling Strings With Puppet

The devops movement (if you haven’t seen Ben Rockwood’s presentation on devops you should go watch it now) has been gaining steam over the past few years, and the movement has led to a lot of organizations adopting automation solutions like CFEngine, Chef or Puppet. I’ve had great success with puppet so far, and my […]

Installing and using facter on Solaris and Linux hosts

I have been playing around with puppet, which is an awesome configuration management tool. Puppet allows you to apply configurations to nodes based on one or more facts (a fact is a specific piece of information, such as a list of network interfaces), which includes everything from operating system information to the network configuration. To […]