Chef vs. Puppet Labs vs. ScriptRock



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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 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.

What is ScriptRock?

ScriptRock helps you scan, compare and control configurations and changes in the datacenter or the cloud.

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Why do developers choose Chef?
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Why do developers choose Puppet Labs?
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Why do developers choose ScriptRock?
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What are the cons of using Chef?
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What are the cons of using Puppet Labs?
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What are the cons of using ScriptRock?
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How much does Chef cost?
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How much does Puppet Labs cost?
How much does ScriptRock cost?
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What companies use Chef?
438 companies on StackShare use Chef
What companies use Puppet Labs?
221 companies on StackShare use Puppet Labs
What companies use ScriptRock?
0 companies on StackShare use ScriptRock
What tools integrate with Chef?
22 tools on StackShare integrate with Chef
What tools integrate with Puppet Labs?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Puppet Labs
What tools integrate with ScriptRock?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with ScriptRock

What are some alternatives to Chef, Puppet Labs, and ScriptRock?

  • Ansible - Radically simple configuration-management, application deployment, task-execution, and multi-node orchestration engine
  • Capistrano - A remote server automation and deployment tool written in Ruby
  • Fabric - Simple, Pythonic remote execution and deployment
  • Salt - Fast, scalable and flexible software for data center automation

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