May 25 – 29, 2009
Umeå University
Europe/Zurich timezone

Playing with Puppets instead of managing your systems

May 25, 2009, 11:00 AM
Big Auditorium (kb3b1), KBC building (Umeå University)

Big Auditorium (kb3b1), KBC building

Umeå University

KBC Umeå Universitet Umeå, Sweden
Operating Systems & Applications Operating Systems & Applications


Mr Thomas Bellman (National Supercomputer Centre, Sweden)


As a way of automating and structuring the administration of our clusters, we have started using Puppet, which is a system for configuring and administering Unix machines, similar to Cfengine. We here present our experiences, and show some of Puppet's strengths and weaknesses.

Primary author

Mr Thomas Bellman (National Supercomputer Centre, Sweden)

Presentation materials