Puppet provides a way to automate everything from user management to server configuration. You'll learn how Puppet has changed in the latest version, how to use it on a variety of platforms, including Windows, how to work with Puppet reporters, and how to use Hiera.
Puppet is a must-have tool for system administrators, and Pro Puppet will teach you how to maximize its capabilities and customize it for your environment.
- Install and configure Puppet to immediately start automating tasks and create reporting solutions
- Learn insider tricks and techniques to better manage your infrastructure
- Become a Puppet expert!
What you’ll learn
How to use Puppet to administer Linux, Unix, and Windows systems
Differences between Puppet 2.x and Puppet 3, as well as migration techniques
Best practices for at-scale deployment
How to write reusable puppet modules for yourself and for the community
Brief and fair comparison with other tools like chef, Salt, and cfengine
Who this book is for
System administrators who need to quickly get into the details of configuration management with Puppet. You don't need previous Puppet experience, but it will help if you've had some experience with configuration management.
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Page Count (est.): 332
Pub Date: 12/9/2013