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Puppet 3 Beginner’s Guide

Puppet 3 Beginner’s Guide

by John Arundel
204 Pages · 2013 · 1.9 MB · 1,071 Downloads · New!
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Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef, 2nd Edition
by Stephen Nelson-Smith
308 Pages · 2013 · 3.8 MB · 2,884 Downloads · New!
Since Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef first appeared in mid-2011, infrastructure testing has begun to flourish in the web ops world. In this revised and expanded edition, author Stephen Nelson-Smith brings you up to date on this rapidly evolving discipline, including the philosophy driving it and a growing array of tools. You’ll get a hands-on introduction to the Chef framework, and a recommended toolchain and workflow for developing your own test-driven production infrastructure.
BMC Control-M 7
by Qiang Ding
534 Pages · 2012 · 11.9 MB · 3,019 Downloads · New!
Control-M is one of the most widely used enterprise class batch workload automation platform. With a strong knowledge of Control-M, you will be able to use the tool to meet ever growing batch needs. There has been no book that can guide you to implement and manage this powerful tool successfully… until now. With this book you will quickly master Control-M and be able to call yourself “a Control-M” specialist!
Puppet Types and Providers
by Dan Bode
92 Pages · 2012 · 4 MB · 1,967 Downloads · New!
Puppet’s true power exists in the simple resource model it uses to manage the state of complex operating systems. This concise guide shows you how to extend that model and implement custom functionality on top of Puppet by working with the type and provider APIs.
Managing Infrastructure with Puppet
by James Loope
54 Pages · 2011 · 1.7 MB · 1,279 Downloads · New!
Get started with Puppet, and learn how this popular configuration management framework helps you automate your servers. This concise introduction shows you how to use Puppet’s tools and templates to organize and execute configuration plans on Linux, Unix, and Windows servers. Through code samples and real-world examples, you’ll learn how to manage pools of servers and virtual instances, and how to administer access control. If you’re new to Puppet, but familiar with systems administration and Ruby language basics, this book is the ideal way to start using this open source framework.
Pro Puppet
by James Turnbull
336 Pages · 2011 · 6.1 MB · 1,258 Downloads · New!
Pro Puppet is an in-depth guide to installing, using, and developing the popular configuration management tool Puppet. The book is a comprehensive follow-up to the previous title Pulling Strings with Puppet. Puppet provides a way to automate everything from user management to server configuration. You’ll learn how to create Puppet recipes, extend Puppet, and use Facter to gather configuration data from your servers.
Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef
by Stephen Nelson-Smith
88 Pages · 2011 · 1.3 MB · 2,318 Downloads · New!
Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef demonstrates a radical approach to developing web infrastructure that combines the powerful Chef configuration management framework with Cucumber, the leading Behavior-driven development (BDD) tool. Learn how to deliver real business value by developing infrastructure code test-first.