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The Art of Capacity Planning by John Allspaw

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Automated Configuration

Now that your machines are up on the network, it's time to configure them to do their jobs. Configuration management systems help with this task in the following ways:

  • They let you organize your configuration files into useful subsystems, which you can combine in various ways to build production systems.

  • They put all the information about your running systems in one place, from which it can easily be backed up or replicated to another site.

  • They extract institutional knowledge out of your administrator's ...

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