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    Cfengine Alternatives

    Cfengine is described as 'Ensure compliance' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Cfengine for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Ansible, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cfengine are Salt (Free, Open Source), Puppet (Freemium, Open Source), Chef (Free, Open Source) and RunDeck (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 1, 2020

    1. 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.
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    2. Mgmt is confirmation management software that monitors and reacts dynamically to changes, executes tasks in parallel, and operates on an interconnected mesh model instead of a client-server model.
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    3. (R)?ex - manage all your boxes from a central point - Datacenter Automation and Configuration Management
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    4. Mina is a really fast deployer and server automation tool written in Ruby.
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    5. 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 simplified revision control, Commando.
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    6. 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.
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    7. The CTO.ai platform allows you and your software development team to implement DevOps automations in minutes rather than days by runnings "Ops" in Slack and the CLI. Leverage a curated inventory of DevOps workflows to adopt int your development cycles.
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      Otter enables DevOps best practices by providing a visual, dynamic, and intuitive ui that shows, at-a-glance, the configuration state of all your servers.
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    8. glu is an open source deployment and monitoring automation platform.
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    9. 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 unprecedented level of customization.
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