The Eleventh Annual Southern California Linux Expo
February 22-24, 2013
Hilton Los Angeles International Airport

Puppet vs Cfengine vs Chef: A Guide for Stressed Developers


If you're a developer in a small company, you probably don't have a dedicated sysadmin, but you still want to use best practices.

You've probably heard of configuration management as a better way to control your servers. You've heard of the big three: Puppet, Chef, and Cfengine.

But how do you choose between them? Especially when you've only got a week to spare for a project that should take 4?

This talk will walk you through the major differences between the big three solutions, and where each one would be the best fit.

Sunday, February 24, 2013 - 11:30 to 12:30