This talk will show how we deploy Puppet without a Puppetmaster on an autoscaling Amazon Web Services infrastructure. Key points of interest: - Masterless Puppet - Use of Jenkins for Puppet manifest testing and environment promotion (test->staging->production) - Puppet integration with Amazon CloudFormation
After working for a number of Internet Service Providers, Sam founded Bashton Ltd in 2004. Focussing exclusively on Linux and Open Source software, Sam and his team provide consultancy, support and 24/7 infrastructure management for a number of high-traffic websites. A serial early adopter, Sam has travelled the world providing training and consultancy and generally spreading the Open Source message. Sam lives in Manchester, UK.
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