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Puppet Enterprise 3.7….What you need to know

Puppet Enterprise 3.7 is here, and it’s the most significant release to date from Puppet Labs. From all-new Puppet Apps and new reporting capabilities, to big improvements in the underlying technology, here’s a brief overview on what’s new.   What’s New?…

Shadow-Soft Hires Vice-President Of Technical Solutions

Tony Stafford brings over 14 years of Open Source expertise to lead next-generation IT Services Practice   Atlanta, GA – November 18, 2014 – Shadow-Soft, an expert Open Source system integrator, today announced that Tony Stafford has joined the organization…

Where is Shadow-Soft this November?

November is proving to be quite a busy and exciting month for Shadow-Soft. With events almost every week we want to keep you updated on where we will be in hopes to connect with some of you on the road!…

Enabling DevOps

Often times when servicing operations departments and getting them used to the idea of using development tools and methodologies to define and implement infrastructure, I get asked the inevitable question:   “Since we’re now using these development methodologies, how do…

DevOps Defined

Since the first DevOps Day held in Belgium of 2009, organizations have continually discussed options for improving operational efficiency.  Between frequent budget cuts, the rising costs of business and having to compete with organizations like Google which rapidly deploy products…

Dockerizing Applications

Dockerizing Applications: A “Hello world” We get a lot of questions about Docker but mainly, what’s this Docker thing all about? At a high level, Docker allows you to run applications inside containers which provide much more density and performance over…