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What is 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.

What is 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.

What is ScriptRock?

ScriptRock helps you scan, compare and control configurations and changes in the datacenter or the cloud.
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            What are some alternatives to Capistrano, Chef, and ScriptRock?
            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.
            Shipit
            Shipit is an automation engine and a deployment tool written for node / iojs. Shipit was built to be a Capistrano alternative for people who don't know ruby, or who experienced some issues with it. If you want to write tasks in JavaScript and enjoy the node ecosystem, Shipit is also for you.
            Docker
            The Docker Platform is the industry-leading container platform for continuous, high-velocity innovation, enabling organizations to seamlessly build and share any application — from legacy to what comes next — and securely run them anywhere
            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.
            Jenkins
            In a nutshell Jenkins CI is the leading open-source continuous integration server. Built with Java, it provides over 300 plugins to support building and testing virtually any project.
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            Avatar of Goyoboard
            Goyoboard uses ChefChef

            Out custom recipes makes it simple for developers bootstrap process (using vagrant) and that same recipe is also the one that is used to prep instances

            Avatar of Cyrus Stoller
            Cyrus Stoller uses CapistranoCapistrano

            For deploying to a VPS like DigitalOcean. This pairs nicely with https://github.com/cyrusstoller/gardenbed.

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            GeniusLink uses CapistranoCapistrano

            Deployment automation all of the websites and apps are deployed to linux via capistrano.

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            Zinc uses ChefChef

            We use Chef for our configuration management and our service discovery.

            Avatar of EverTrue
            EverTrue uses ChefChef

            Configuration management for any services not provided by AWS.

            Avatar of Hund
            Hund uses ChefChef

            Distributed application deployments and server configuration.

            Avatar of Nick De Cooman
            Nick De Cooman uses CapistranoCapistrano

            Before Docker, I used Capistrano to deploy all web projects.

            Avatar of douglasresende
            douglasresende uses CapistranoCapistrano

            I use do make deploy my applications into many servers.

            Avatar of Cyril Duchon-Doris
            Cyril Duchon-Doris uses CapistranoCapistrano

            Deployment to remote AWS auto-scaled infrastructure.

            Avatar of James Salas
            James Salas uses ChefChef

            Configuration and deployment of application

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