Many IT organizations rely on manual processes and custom scripts to accomplish repetitive tasks.
In today’s dynamic data center, with multiple team members and heterogeneous infrastructure dispersed inside and outside the firewall, these methods are difficult to scale, track and maintain.
Without proper configuration management solutions, organizations can experience several issues including system outages, configuration drift, non-compliance, and inconsistencies across environments.
Successful automation requires the following:
UpGuard is built from the ground up to validate your test-driven infrastructure.
Whether you're new to automation or a seasoned pro when it comes to Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Salt, ensuring everything is done properly and safely isn't always an easy prospect.
UpGuard integrates seamlessly into your Paas/IaaS workflow, ensuring configurations and actions are validated against continuous policies before and after automation actions take place.
With a variety of functions to fill, and jillions of tools to choose from, selecting the minimum number of tools that can get the job done right is a formidable task. To help with planning for large scale continuous delivery initiatives, we've created the DevOps Toolchain eBook.