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Friday, October 21 • 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Multi-Tenant Puppet at Scale – John Jawed, eBay, Inc.

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Any team would have learned some important lessons and best practices after two years and puppetizing more than 93,000 nodes. In this session, you will learn how we handle Puppet automation in a multi-tenant environment as applications, security and tenants continually morph— specifically, onboarding and classification for over 1,300 tenants who are using OpenStack and containers (LXC on Docker/Kubernetes). The tenants have varying requirements too, from "dev/QA" to "regular" all the way to "super secure" host environments. With all those tenants to support, we've had to some interesting things on the infrastructure side. Challenges range from sandboxing tenants to making sure Puppet is available at SLAs higher than their own across three continents.

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John Jawed

DevOps Engineer, eBay, Inc.
John Jawed (JJ) is an open source contributor for a wide variety of projects. JJ is a "full stack" engineer, from the kernel module LLDS (Low Level Data Structure), to OAuth, all the way to optimizing puppet to play well with tens and thousands of certificates. Currently, John focuses... Read More →

Friday October 21, 2016 1:30pm - 2:15pm PDT
San Diego