Follow-up: 3 years of automation with Puppet

Mattias Geniar, Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Yesterday I blogged about my lessons learned after 3 years of using Puppet. In reply, @roidelapluie also posted his list of lessons learned. Accidentally, also after 3 years. Go figure.

And he touches on topics I didn't think of, but I can only agree on what he said.

Using Puppet does not mean your infrastructure is managed correctly. You need to ask yourself the right questions, because automation is not a goal. Automation brings you a lot of different tools, an overview of your infra, but it will not erase your technical debt. It can even be the opposite.@roidelapluie

Read the full article at his blog, 3 years of automation with Puppet.

Hi! My name is Mattias Geniar. I'm a Support Manager at Nucleus Hosting in Belgium, a general web geek & public speaker. Currently working on DNS Spy & Oh Dear!. Follow me on Twitter as @mattiasgeniar.

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