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Hello Ansible: A Story about Infrastructure Agility



Baraa Basata introduces Ansible, comparing it with Chef and Capistrano and exploring automation principles: disposable servers, package management, and applying design principles to infrastructure.


Baraa Basata is a team-oriented, value-driven software delivery professional. He helps businesses to raise the bar for delighting their customers through technology delivery. He resides in Flint, Michigan, and works with a team that is distributed cross-country from Virginia to California.

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Aug 27, 2014