What is Puppet Bolt?
It is an open source orchestration tool that automates the manual work it takes to maintain your infrastructure. Use it to automate tasks that you perform on an as-needed basis or as part of a greater orchestration workflow.
Puppet Bolt is a tool in the Server Configuration and Automation category of a tech stack.
Puppet Bolt is an open source tool with 373 GitHub stars and 177 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Puppet Bolt's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Puppet Bolt?
5 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Puppet Bolt.
Puppet Bolt Integrations
Python, Linux, PowerShell, Windows, and macOS are some of the popular tools that integrate with Puppet Bolt. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Puppet Bolt.
Puppet Bolt's Features
- Prebuilt tasks
- Automate deployments
- Open source
- Agent-less or agent-based
- Reuse existing scripts
- Workflow orchestration
Puppet Bolt Alternatives & Comparisons
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