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Config Management Camp 2016: My Talks about Config Management and Containers

Ranting about technology makes most fun at events where you meet other tech people. On the upcoming [...]

Creating an event-driven Infrastructure with Salt Reactor

In this September of Salt I have yet another salty article for you. Today we take a quick look at the Reactor subsystem of SaltStack. The Salt Reactor is a component of the Salt Master daemon that watches for a given list of events and reacts [...]

Deploying Windows Server with Foreman in vSphere

In case you are wild enough to run Windows, you can find my blog post explaining Windows deployment in vSphere with Foreman on the inovex blog. [...]

Troubleshooting a PXElinux boot loop

This week I was troubleshooting a PXElinux boot loop on a customer's IBM hardware. The system was added as bare-metal host in Foreman and configured to run CentOS 7. Everything that was necessary to provision [...]

Using Packer & Vagrant to bootstrap a testing infrastructure (Part 3)

In the previous blog post of this series we saw how to configure Packer to create images that can be used by Vagrant to setup new VMs. In this final blog post we create an example Vagrant environment to deploy a Elasticsearch and Kibana. [...]