Salt Community

Welcome to one of the largest, friendliest, and most-active open source communities in the world. We are here to collaborate with you to create the most scalable, powerful, and intelligent infrastructure automation on the planet. We hope you join us.

Never has this much intelligent IT automation power been so readily available to individual users like DevOps engineers, SREs, and systems administrators.

Download the Salt open source automation engine and change the way you automate IT at scale.

Upcoming Community Events

 

Salt Community Documentation Clinic
September 30 10:00am-12:00pm MT/4:00pm-6:00pm UTC.

The Salt community is gathering for a Documentation Jam to improve Open Salt help documentation.

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Salt Community Documentation Jam
October 7, 8:00am-5:00pm MT/2:00pm-11:00pm UTC

The Salt Community wants better documentation and is dedicating a day exclusively to improving our docs! Join us for a Docs Jam on October 7.

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Learn Salt Open

Get hands on with Salt with nothing to install and step-by-step instructions using the SaltStack hosted tutorials. Or dive into the details with Salt getting started documentation or the SaltStack YouTube channel. Learn to automate and secure IT with SaltStack.

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Collaborate and Contribute

Join dozens of dedicated, active channels in the SaltStack community Slack workspace. If Slack isn’t your thing, we’re still going strong on IRC and the “salt-users” mailing list. Ask and answer questions to collaborate. Or contribute to Salt on GitHub.

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SaltStack Store

The world-famous SaltStack stickers, hats, socks, and more are all available in the SaltStack store. Get your official SaltStack swag here.

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