You Board First When You Have Status

A status board describes the services the way they run — in full effect, with some connotations, perhaps with a defect or failure. Whichever may be the case of the situation at that moment, though — a status board reflects the current state. I believe it does not solely reflect the current state. I believe… Continue reading You Board First When You Have Status

Puppet is out, in comes Ansible

I manage and have managed thousands and thousands of systems during my career so far, and I continue to believe that a level of configuration management is required for any environment that consists of zero or more nodes. To this purpose, I had deliberately chosen Puppet — some 8 years ago. I’ve authored a couple… Continue reading Puppet is out, in comes Ansible