Ansible Archives - Root Level Technology

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RLT WordPress – Google – Terraform Hackathon 2019

Root Level Technology is hosting its very first online hackathon! This hackathon is intended to test your skills on writing terraform code for GCP and Ansible written code to maintain a fault tolerant and fast loading configured WordPress setup. You must ensure that the WordPress web infrastructure and all of its underlying components (database backend) are highly available! You will be judged on code quality and reliability, as well as speed. The Hackathon is open to teams of 1-4 people. We encourage participants to virtually meet new people and collaborate with those who may have different skills sets. WIN UP TO $500 CASH!! The deadline to signup is July 31, 2019, by 11:59 pm CST All submissions are due by […]

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Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Salt: What Should I Use?

In the world of IT, where more and more companies are migrating to the Cloud and expanding at global scales, configuration management (CM) tools have emerged as a critical part of any system deployment. Designed to automate the configuration and maintenance of multiple networked systems, CM tools can help companies use recipes, playbooks, templates and other tools to simplify automation and coordination across an IT environment to provide a seamless deployment. Companies looking to choose a CM solution should consider the following: The tool model – Some require a master-client model, which uses a central control point to communicate with distributed machines. Others operate on a local level with a server-based host. Environment – Consider the dominant language of your existing system and the institutional knowledge and […]

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