Fast, scalable and flexible systems management software for data center automation, cloud orchestration, server provisioning, configuration management and more

 

Some Salt for that Heartbleed
 

Not much more needs to be said that hasn't already been said about Heartbleed. But we were pleased to watch how armies of system administrators utilized SaltStack to diagnose and remediate the impact of OpenSSL vulnerabilities in data centers around the world.

Not much more needs to be said that hasn't already been said about Heartbleed. But we were pleased to watch how armies of system administrators utilized SaltStack to diagnose and remediate the impact of OpenSSL vulnerabilities in data centers around the world.

SaltStack named 2014 InfoWorld Tech of the Year

Paul Venezia of InfoWorld, said SaltStack is “designed for large-scale server environments,” and that “admins looking for a very complete, fast, reliable tool need look no further.”

Paul Venezia of InfoWorld, said SaltStack is “designed for large-scale server environments,” and that “admins looking for a very complete, fast, reliable tool need look no further.”

SaltStack Enterprise training
 

SaltStack Enterprise training is coming to a city near you. We just added more than a dozen locations to the calendar. Learn more about course content, cities and dates, and register now.

SaltStack Enterprise training is coming to a city near you. We just added more than a dozen locations to the calendar. Learn more about course content, cities and dates, and register now.


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Learn more about the SaltStack systems management platform for Web-scale IT at Velocity Santa Clara, DevOps Summit London and DevOpsDays Silicon Valley

Jeff brings decades of experience to SaltStack in enterprise cloud and systems management software development

If you have ideas for what we should build in the Hackathon, or you'd like to join the SaltStack team, tweet us at @SaltStackInc, or send me an email at rhett at saltstack dot com. We even have uniforms (t-shirts and stickers) for team members.

Not much more needs to be said that hasn't already been said about Heartbleed. However, the SaltStack team was thrilled to watch how armies of system administrators and DevOps teams utilized SaltStack to diagnose and remediate the impact of OpenSSL vulnerabilities in data centers around the world.

SaltStack users are incredible, constantly contributing to the Salt project and sharing their learnings and code. During the last few months I’ve been tracking of some of the best SaltStack-related content and thought I’d provide a summary of the collection.

We are slowly but surely publishing SaltConf content to the social interwebs. It's kind of like SaltConf deja vu, but with low-budget videography and no speed skaters or curling rocks.

SaltStack senior engineer, Dave Boucha, demonstrates how to use SaltStack systems management software to automate the orchestration of a large-scale Docker container environment. Dave uses HAProxy running on VMs in Rackspace for this demo, but SaltStack can be used to deploy and manage containers running in any cloud environment.

Event listings

This webinar and demo will highlight the genesis of SaltStack and its unique approach to data center automation.

NYC Python (@nycpython) is proud to host a night of talks by notorious Pythonistas from Google and SaltStack on configuration management & automated deployment at scale.

Thomas Hatch, SaltStack CTO, will talk at CloudOpen about adopting the best approach for software deployment and management.

SaltStack is a sponsor of VMworld US 2014. Visit us to learn how SaltStack is used to deploy and manage VMware virtualization and cloud environments as part of any heterogeneous infrastructure.