Distributed Cfengine (5 tags)
Automation is the most important skill an administrator can develop. Cfengine is great at automation and even supports distributed automation. Luke A. Kanies demonstrates how to distribute Cfengine rules to multiple machines.
Introducing Cfengine (4 tags)
Automation is the most important skill an administrator can develop. Learning tools that make automation easier usually pay off greatly. Luke A. Kanies claims that Cfengine may be the most important tool in your toolbox and introduces its use and design.
Top Five Open Source Packages for System Administrators (2 tags)
Æleen Frisch, author of the best-selling Essential System Administration, 3rd Edition, offers the final installment in a five-part series on the most useful and widely applicable open source administrative tools. The countdown concludes this week with the number one utility, Cfengine.