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  • Ansible icon

    Ansible

    Ansible is a radically simple IT automation engine that automates cloud provisioning, configuration management, application deployment, intra-service orchestration, and many other IT needs. Being designed for multi-tier deployments...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    Puppet

    Puppet Data Center Automation Solution helps you save time, gain visibility into your server environment, and ensure consistency across your IT infrastructure.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    Chef

    Chef is an open source systems integration framework built to bring the benefits of configuration management to your entire infrastructure. You write source code to describe how you want each part of your infrastructure to be built...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    Fabric

    Fabric is a Python library and command-line tool for streamlining the use of SSH for application deployment or systems administration tasks.

    Open Source Linux BSD

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  • EIP SAM

    SAM-Solution is a management tool for IT-infrastructures, intended for companies. It allows to centralize system and software migrations, as well as backup and restoration of user data. This tool design goal is to help the system...

    Open Source Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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    cdist

    cdist is an alternative to other configuration management systems like cfengine, bcfg2, chef and puppet. But cdist ticks differently.

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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    Distelli

    Build and deploy your code from GitHub and BitBucket (or no repository at all) to any server in the world regardless of provider.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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  • Crowbar

    Crowbar is an Open Source platform for server provisioning and deployment from bare metal. It provides server discovery, firmware upgrades, and operating system installation using PXE Boot. It deploys applications on top of...

    Open Source Linux

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    NexentaStor

    Network Storage Appliance featuring the zfs filesystem, which provides block-level checksumming & automated tier management most notably. It provides enterprise class experience, with an easy to use web based interface to...

    Open Source Linux

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    Foreman

    Foreman is an open source project that helps system administrators manage servers throughout their lifecycle, from provisioning and configuration to orchestration and monitoring. Using Puppet or Chef and Foreman's smart proxy...

    Open Source Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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    Rudder

    Professional open source automation and compliance with a lightweight agent, simple web interface and realtime feedback on all your configurations.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android BSD Solaris

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  • Terraform

    Tool for building, changing, and versioning infrastructure safely and efficiently. Terraform can manage existing and popular service providers as well as custom in-house solutions.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Commando.io

    A simpler way to manage servers online. Commando.io empowers users to be more efficient, improve their workflow, and eliminate anxiety over server provisioning, maintenance, and deployment. DropBox simplified online storage, GitHub...

    Commercial Linux

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    Cobbler

    Cobbler is a Linux installation server that allows for rapid setup of network installation environments. It glues together and automates many associated Linux tasks so you do not have to hop between lots of various commands and...

    Open Source Linux

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    Otter

    Otter is modern infrastructure automation that utilizes Infrastructure as Code to help teams with Configuration and Orchestration.

    Freemium Windows

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    RunDeck

    RunDeck is an open source automation service with a web console, command line tools and a WebAPI. It lets you easily run automation tasks across a set of nodes.

    Open Source Linux

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    Bcfg2

    Bcfg2 helps system administrators produce a consistent, reproducible, and verifiable description of their environment, and offers visualization and reporting tools to aid in day-to-day administrative tasks. It is the fifth generation...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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    munki

    munki is a set of tools that, used together with a webserver-based repository of packages and package metadata, can be used by OS X administrators to manage software installs (and in many cases removals) on OS X client machines.

    Open Source Mac

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    Cfengine

    Cfengine, the world technology leader in datacenter automation, based on state-of-the-art research and development, is used by more than 5000 companies on millions of machines world-wide. Versatile and lightweight, Cfengine is the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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  • Mina icon

    Mina

    Mina is a really fast deployer and server automation tool written in Ruby.

    Open Source Linux

  • Pallet

    Pallet is platform for agile and programmatic automation of infrastructure in the cloud, on server racks or directly on virtual machines. Pallet provides cloud provider and operating system independence, and allows for an...

    Open Source Linux

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  • glu

    glu is an open source deployment and monitoring automation platform.

    Open Source Linux

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    FAI

    FAI, Fully Automatic Installation, is a non-interactive system to install, customize and manage Linux systems and software configurations on computers as well as virtual machines and chroot environments, from small networks to...

    Open Source Linux

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  • Propellor

    Propellor is a configuration management system using Haskell and Git. Each system has a list of properties, which Propellor ensures are satisfied. Linux and FreeBSD are supported.

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • pconsole

    pconsole is a administrative tool for working with clusters of machines. pconsole allows you to connect to each node of your cluster simultaneously, and you can type your administrative commands in a specialized window that...

    Free Mac Linux

  • Sprinkle

    Sprinkle is a software provisioning tool you can use to build remote servers with. eg. to install a Rails, or Sinatra stack on a brand new slice directly after its been created.

    Open Source Linux

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