Jeff on Ops Blog
This is part 2 in a three part blog series. To jump to either one of the other posts, click the links below
- Automate.Insights Part 1; General Overview
- Automate.insights Part 3; Practical deep dive (clustered)
What if instead of having to know the intricacies of every server and software in your stack, you could simply pick a type of software, and let your tools do the rest?
This was a question proposed recently by Thirdwave Insights and their topology deployment tool. I have spent a few days getting to know the technology, and wanted to provide a little feedback.
Covering the basics for using Packer to create Docker containers
I deemed Packer a useless tool at first, but now I might have to change my tune.
I learned how to use Ansible, but how does it compare to Chef?
A list of various Chef cookbooks that we have been implementing
A probably normal everyday problem, but this one solved with Chef
Here we use chef resources, and show an alternative option to persisting data through multiple containers
We show how to create persistent data containers with Chef and simple build scripts.