Category Archives: DevOps

Essential DevOps Skills

Anyone involved in hiring DevOps engineers would soon realize that it is hard to find prospective candidates who would have all the skills listed in the job description. Most of the experienced applicants would have deep knowledge of few tools … Continue reading

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DevOps Stack on a Shoestring Budget

There are many applications and tools DevOps engineers use on a daily basis. But without some of the essential apps it would be hard to develop and rollout automation tools and processes. Any attempt at kickstarting DevOps culture should include plans to … Continue reading

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A Checklist to Build DevOps Organization

With the increased use of Cloud as the infrastructure and the need to run the applications 24×7 on it, DevOps movement is becoming the mantra for automation that could help companies to scale up (and if needed down also) production. … Continue reading

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Putting Puppet to work

Since now we know how to setup Puppet in a network environment, it is time to build an application environment using it. For that, we will take a simple but a common requirement: bringing up an Apache server and install … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Puppet

In an environment, be it development or production, managing system settings and software bits on multiple hosts that make up a working environment is a challenge. Puppet offers features that can be used to build such environments consistently and to … Continue reading

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