Foreman - An extensible lifecycle management for servers
This talk will explain and demonstrate the Foreman's basic concepts and functionality before digging deeper and showing some useful plugins. It will introduce the Provision capabilities of Foreman and its addons like the Discovery Plugin for Metal as a Service and give an Overview on the Integration of Configuration Management solutions. Furthermore some Plugins will be shown which extend Foreman's feature set like Orchestration using the Remote Execution Plugin or Container Management for Docker.
Dirk Götz is a Senior Consultant and trainer at NETWAYS. As part of his daily work he writes concepts, implements, reviews and teaches Puppet and Foreman in many different environments. He created a training course based on Open Source Puppet for his employer and the official Foreman Training as corporate project of NETWAYS and the Foreman Project.