10 Jul 2017
It has shipped! Puppet 5 is here and the gem has been available since the 27th June 2017.
Puppet 5 shipped
What does this mean to us DevOps techies though?
The main ‘features’ of puppet 5 are largely around standardising on other product version numbers of the major puppet components. Server, puppetDB and Agent.
25 Jun 2017
AWS costs can burn your money
17 Jun 2017
When a server doesn't build
Software versions are released constantly, but not all versions play nice.
Bundles of compatible software versions will create stability.
This is especially true when working with R or Python modules.
I use puppet and the default state to install package is
installed. When using providers using yum or apt,
latest if the package is not installed already.
10 Jun 2017
This week I attended and spoke again, at PuppetCamp London 2017.
We enjoyed some interesting talks off the back of the State of Devops report, and the DevOps Enterprise Summit.
04 Jun 2017
This week’s focus is on code quality.
This is where the code that we create is clear and uniform for the purposes of making it easier to maintain.