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Itamae

Simple and lightweight configuration management tool
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What is Itamae?

Configuration management tool inspired by Chef, but simpler and lightweight.
Itamae is a tool in the Server Configuration and Automation category of a tech stack.
Itamae is an open source tool with 1K GitHub stars and 120 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Itamae's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Itamae?

Companies

Developers
5 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Itamae.
Pros of Itamae
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Lightweight
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Extensible
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Chef like DSL
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Fast
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SSH support
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Simple

Itamae's Features

  • Chef-like DSL
  • Simpler and lighter weight than Chef

Itamae Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Itamae?
Ansible
Ansible is an IT automation tool. It can configure systems, deploy software, and orchestrate more advanced IT tasks such as continuous deployments or zero downtime rolling updates. Ansible’s goals are foremost those of simplicity and maximum ease of use.
Chef
Chef enables you to manage and scale cloud infrastructure with no downtime or interruptions. Freely move applications and configurations from one cloud to another. Chef is integrated with all major cloud providers including Amazon EC2, VMWare, IBM Smartcloud, Rackspace, OpenStack, Windows Azure, HP Cloud, Google Compute Engine, Joyent Cloud and others.
Capistrano
Capistrano is a remote server automation tool. It supports the scripting and execution of arbitrary tasks, and includes a set of sane-default deployment workflows.
Puppet Labs
Puppet is an automated administrative engine for your Linux, Unix, and Windows systems and performs administrative tasks (such as adding users, installing packages, and updating server configurations) based on a centralized specification.
Fabric
Fabric is a Python (2.5-2.7) library and command-line tool for streamlining the use of SSH for application deployment or systems administration tasks. It provides a basic suite of operations for executing local or remote shell commands (normally or via sudo) and uploading/downloading files, as well as auxiliary functionality such as prompting the running user for input, or aborting execution.
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Itamae's Followers
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