Brussels / 1 & 2 February 2014


A metadata ocean in Puppet and Chef

How to cope with metadata organisation

How to handle metadata in puppet and chef, what are our observed best practices and how to maintain coherency

  • Introduction to metadata in chef
  • Metadata organisation in chef
  • Introduction to metadata in puppet (classic and hiera)
  • Metadata organisation in puppet (hiera)
  • Bad metadata practices in chef and puppet
  • How to enforce good behaviours
  • How to avoid brain metadata fragmentation between provisioners and configuration management
  • Questions


Marc Cluet