Data Management

Spiceworks Selects Puppet Over Chef

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Spiceworks is the world's largest and fastest growing social business network for IT. They required good infrastructure with scalability and consistency servers. They chose Puppet to overcome from this challenge. By deploying Puppet, the enterprise tool initialization/building of new nodes and maintenance of to have system ready for code deployment. A server is now just a few clicks away. With Puppet doing the configuration, set-up time is now under an hour. With Puppet, Spiceworks can change a few definitions in a web-based GUI and switch any number of servers to a new configuration or new purpose. The benefits of deploying Puppet solutions were rapid configuration, re-provision Infrastructure and consistent changes.