Automic Launches Action Pack for Puppet
software is a popular open source systems management tool for
centralizing and automating configuration management. Capabilities
include detailed recording and updating of information describing
enterprise hardware and software. However, the execution of arbitrary
commands on Puppet nodes remains a challenge.
“Enterprises must transform themselves to enable change. This is why
digital transformation is such an important strategic motivation,” said
Chris Boorman, chief marketing officer, Automic Software. “The Automic
Action Pack for Puppet enables our users to seamlessly orchestrate
Puppet as part of their automated continuous delivery pipelines.”
• Built-in actions for working with Puppet, including dynamic manipulation of nodes, classes and groups.
• The ability to bootstrap and remove agents, as well as run them
arbitrarily both directly or while using an MCollective agent.