Past Meetup

Configuration Management with SaltStack & DevOps use case at Rackspace

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Important change:

We are moving the venue to EMC offices due to a last minute conflict at BWG.

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Configuration Management with SaltStack


• Provide an overview of SaltStackDetail and demonstrate how SaltStack can be used to deploy OpenStack.

• Detail and demonstrate how SaltStack can be used for configuration management of resources running on OpenStack, I.e. Instances and other services


Dave Boucha, SaltStack Senior Engineer

Dave joined SaltStack as employee number four and is now responsible for core Salt platform engineering and community development. Among many other things, Dave works on Windows and OpenStack support in Salt. Before SaltStack, Dave spent more than a decade as an IT analyst working for various government organizations including the State of Utah, the Utah Army National Guard and various US Federal agencies.


DevOps use case at Rackspace


Hear how Rackspace leverages DevOps principles and tools internally.


John Yi is a Cloud Solutions Architect at Rackspace, focused on the Rackspace public cloud and Rackspace's DevOps Automation Service.