Getting started with Puppet configuring an individual machine is straightforward. Managing a cluster of machines across multiple data centers, supporting upgrades while running a 7x24 service, and building for collaboration is significantly more challenging. The WebEx team will discuss the problems and some strategies they are using to manage this complexity.
Reinhardt Quelle is a Cloud Services Architect in the Cloud Collaboration Applications group at Cisco, where he’s responsible for defining infrastructure architecture and deployment automation . His group manages thousands of servers across multiple data centers around the world serving multiple applications, including WebEx conferencing, to tens of millions of users. In prior roles, he’s worked extensively in SaaS operations, delivering diverse applications from email security through social media applications.
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