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Barak Merimovich

By Barak Merimovich

WinRM + Powershell Remote Execution for Windows

A while back, I posted about using WinRM for automating tasks on remote Windows machines. WinRM (Windows Remote Management) is Microsoft's implementation of WS-Management, a SOAP based protocol for management of devices and servers. Among other things, it can be used to connect to remote Windows servers and run commands...

Nir Cohen

By Nir Cohen

Feeder Feeder Data Eater!

A new open source Python module to help you with your performance testing, load testing, configurations, data structure, name it. Intro We've all (well.. not ALL…) been in that situation where we need to generate random data for any number of reasons.  For instance, something I kept running into...

Dan Kilman and Ran Ziv

By Dan Kilman and Ran Ziv

Workflow Management - How to Build a Customizable, Scalable and Multi-Tenant Workflow Engine

When architecting our workflow engine for Cloudify 3.0, our primary goal was to be able to provide our users with a framework that will make it possible to write custom workflows that integrate seamlessly with our orchestration framework. Based on this premise, we knew our workflow engine should be aligned...

Koby Nachmany

By Koby Nachmany

A Puppet Automation + MySQL Tutorial. Wordpress Install in 7 Short Steps.

If you are familiar with configuration management (aka CM) and automation, you probably know a thing or two about Puppet, and the amazing and rich collection of modules it offers. Puppet Forge contains a wealth of third party modules that enable us to do some pretty nifty stuff with almost...

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

Cloud Automation...Cloud Orchestration. That's What It's All About.

The cloud gives you the option to use as many resources as you want, essentially "endless" resources on demand, where you only pay for what you use. In a world where everything is dynamic and IT environments are constantly changing, this is becoming an ever-growing need. In order to take...

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