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Never has this much intelligent IT automation power been so readily available to individual users like DevOps engineers, SREs, and systems administrators.
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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.
Salt Community Open Hour
October 1 11:00am-12:00pm MT/5:00pm-6:00pm UTC.
Join Thomas Hatch and the Open Core Team as they share insights and answer questions on the announcement of VMware’s intent to acquire SaltStack.
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.
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.
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.