Extending Puppet

I wanted to learn about writing custom Puppet types and providers. The official documentation is a little sparse, but I finally stumbled upon the following series of articles by Gary Larizza that provide a great deal of insight into the process and a bunch of example code:

Authored by Lars Kellogg-Stedman.
Published on 16 April 2014.
Tags: puppet

Multinode OpenStack with Packstack

I was the presenter for this morning’s RDO hangout, where I ran through a simple demonstration of setting up a multinode OpenStack deployment using packstack.

The slides are online here.

Here’s the video (also available on the event page):