Provisioning

Being a Star in Galaxy

April 12th, 2015

This article is about the Ansible Galaxy. It describes a few things best practices I discovered while trying to write my roles as flexible as possible.

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Thoughts on deploying with Ansible

July 27th, 2014

In order to simplify our deployment procedure, we wrote a role in Ansible (we where using Capistrano before). The role is reasonably complete now and we've begun using it for projects in production. But during the creation there was a bit of discussion on certain points, and I'd like to share some of the insights we've had with you.

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How to use Ansible for Vagrant and production

May 13th, 2014

Since we started using Vagrant boxes in our projects, we've also been experimenting with provisioning tools. However, this post is not about the best provisioning tool - I am no expert, we don't have hundreds of production servers to provision. Not even tens. But we do have a few, and so this post is about how write your Ansible scripts for use with Vagrant as well as production servers.

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