Configuration Management with Puppet and Coupling it to Kickstart

Here is the presentation of Valeri Markushin (PSI) on “Configuration management with puppet and coupling it to kickstart at PSI” he had at the last hpc-ch forum on Operating Systems for HPC and Installation Methods.

The goals of this talk are to discuss the OS deployment and management tools used at PSI, to outline main arguments and facts (contact me for details) and to show some PSI customization features.


  • Scientific Linux
  • Kickstart Installation
  • Puppet Management
  • Enhancing your Linux distribution

Slides (PDF) of the presentation »