Puppet Use Case: Infrastructure Management

Puppet is an open source software configuration management tool. There are many ways in which Puppet can simplify and improve your system administration workflow. This use case explores the topic of using Puppet for managing your infrastructure needs. [...]  

Rancher Use Case: Manage Containers

Rancher is a container management system for running Docker container systems. The Rancher container management platform also offers a convenient, easy-to-use web-based user interface. This use case will explore how Rancher can be used to manage a system of Docker containers. [...]  

WordPress Use Case: E-commerce Site

WordPress is a popular CMS web platform and blogging platform which can be extended thanks to its large library of plug-ins. In this use case we will explore using WordPress to host and manage an e-commerce website. [...]  

Ansible Use Case: Automate System Configuration

First released in 2012, Ansible has developed a reputation as a lightweight, nimble counterpart to other more mature tools. Ansible is designed to be easy to learn, and fast to use. Unlike other configuration management tools, Ansible does not require you to install a client on every server to be managed, and it can be run through the command line for simple tasks. This use case covers using Ansible to deploy and configure an application. [...]  

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