Logio Puppet Modules: automatic installation

I created a puppet module allowing you to automatically install logio server and/or harvester (logio client). https://github.com/mmornati/puppet-logio As you can see into the readme file, the usage of this module is really simple. Server installation To install the server you just need to include on your node definition the module ''logio::server''…

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KermIT: Dynamic Groups for resources

A new interesting feature we are actually coding in KermIT web application is┬áDynamic Groups. You can define a rule to group servers (and later, all kind of resources) and will be automatically added to this group if they match the rule. In this way, any new server added (or removed) to KermIT network will appear (or disappear) in the correct group…

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KermIT: assign puppet classes to a server within the webui

These days we are working, on the┬áKermIT's master branch, adding some new interersting features (and refactoring lot of our code). Here a video that shows how you can provision the servers, changing the assigned puppet classes directly within the KermIT web interface. [video src="http://www.mornati.net/videokermit/video/Kermit-EditPuppetClasseswit…

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KermIT: a WebUI for MCollective

Server control and provisioning is everyday more important due to server farms "growth". In reality today server farms are not too big, but using virtualization systems you can have many machines in a single server. So, the problem is (was!!) a way to create or recreate our virtual or physical machines and a simple way to control them. To accomplis…

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