Puppet lets you centrally manage every important aspect of your system using a cross-platform specification language that manages all the separate elements normally aggregated in different files, like users, cron jobs, and hosts, along with obviously discrete elements like packages, services, and
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Puppet's simple declarative specification language provides powerful classing abilities for drawing out the similarities between hosts while allowing them to be as specific as necessary, and it handles dependency and prerequisite relationships between objects clearly and explicitly. [Less]
CFEngine is the long-standing and visionary computer management software used on over a million computers around the world.
CFEngine leads the industry with:
- Real-time, policy-based repair
- Automation and documentation of business and IT-processes
- More than 15 years of experience
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- One of few true self-healing software solutions in the industry
- A scalable solution for freeing up system administration time
CFEngine is used by industry leaders, governments and the military worldwide. [Less]