What is Puppet used for?

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What is Puppet and why exactly do we need it?
Jul 24 in Puppet by Karan
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Puppet is one of the most widely used configuration management tools. It is used for deploying , configuring and managing servers.

It is used for:

  • Define configurations for every slave machines
  • It performs search on all the slaves it manages, continuously checking and confirming whether the required configuration is in place on the hosts.
  • Provides control of all the slave machines it manages using master-slave architecture.
answered Jul 24 by Sirajul
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