Puppet Labs vs. Shipit vs. Pallet



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Description

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 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.

What is Pallet?

The machines being managed require no special dependencies to be installed. As long as they have bash and ssh running, they can be used with pallet. Pallet has no central server to set up and maintain - it simply runs on demand. You can run it from anywhere, even over a remote REPL connection.

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Pros

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Cons

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What are the cons of using Shipit?
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What are the cons of using Pallet?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Puppet Labs?
220 companies on StackShare use Puppet Labs
What companies use Shipit?
5 companies on StackShare use Shipit
What companies use Pallet?
0 companies on StackShare use Pallet

Integrations

What tools integrate with Puppet Labs?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Puppet Labs
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What are some alternatives to Puppet Labs, Shipit, and Pallet?

  • Ansible - Radically simple configuration-management, application deployment, task-execution, and multi-node orchestration engine
  • Chef - Build, destroy and rebuild servers on any public or private cloud
  • Capistrano - A remote server automation and deployment tool written in Ruby
  • Fabric - Simple, Pythonic remote execution and deployment

See all alternatives to Puppet Labs

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