Creating and publishing Chocolatey packages for powershell Scritps

Chocolatey packages are becoming popular in recent months, there are few reasons for it refer the below list Easy way to deliver the software consistently. It can take source from different formats, UNC, Http, private and public. Behind the scene it is using the Nuget and Powershell to power the software delivery. Nuget packages are… Read More Creating and publishing Chocolatey packages for powershell Scritps

How to Setup production like test environment using Vagrant + Windows Guest + PowerShell + Puppet?

You can find the Vagrant files and required scripts for this demo under https://github.com/mani0070/productionliketestserver.git Below article have got the information of setting up production like test environments using the vagrant. You can download Vagrant from the link https://www.vagrantup.com/downloads.html There are five stages in which we can make the Vagrant boxes ready for use We are… Read More How to Setup production like test environment using Vagrant + Windows Guest + PowerShell + Puppet?

How to Add Windows server (as Puppet Node) to Puppet Enterprise Master?

Download appropriate installer from Puppetlabs website http://puppetlabs.com/download-puppet-enterprise-expand Install by running the puppet-enterprise-3.7.0-x64.msi in the administrative privileges . During the installation please provide the puppet server FQDN in this case (dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net) Below is how your Puppet.conf should look like [main] server=dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net pluginsync=true autoflush=true archive_files=true archive_file_server=dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net graph=true environment=production Also, make sure you have configured the firewall to… Read More How to Add Windows server (as Puppet Node) to Puppet Enterprise Master?

How to add Linux server (Puppet Nodes) to Puppet Enterprise Master ?

Spin a Ubuntu Virtual machine in Azure and login through the ssh with the admin username Login to Puppet Enterprise UI and Navigate to the Node request Menu as shown in the below screen. curl -k https://dipuppetlabs.cloudapp.net:8140/packages/current/install.bash | sudo bash Run the above URL and wait for few mins you will be able to see… Read More How to add Linux server (Puppet Nodes) to Puppet Enterprise Master ?

How to Install Puppet Enterprise 3.7 in Azure Virtual Machine?

Download the latest version of Puppet enterprise from the below link http://puppetlabs.com/download-puppet-enterprise and this is free for use upto 10 nodes. Very good if someone what to do proof of concepts. While it is downloading, create a azure VM (In this case I have choose 14.04 amd64 platform) Once VM is created, make sure the… Read More How to Install Puppet Enterprise 3.7 in Azure Virtual Machine?