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Configuring Puppet In Homelab

I’m a traditional wintel vmware engineer working in the UK in a team focusing on platform configuration automation for virtual and physical Windows hosted solutions. This video of how Puppet can be used to manage Amazon EC2. Shortly after watching this VMware Hybrid Cloud Services launched and on watching Nicholas Weavers video from PuppetConf 2013. From this point on I decided that I needed to look into Puppet and how it could help me,  on initial looking it became clear that Puppet is traditionally *nix but does function on Windows so I thought I’d start here.

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