Configuration Management

3 Video Series        9 Articles

See how you can tear down and rebuild your servers, making recovery and server management easier through automation.

Video Series

May 06, 2015


4 Videos

Ansible is the simplest and best tool to get started with configuration management. See how to start using now!

February 24, 2015

Process Monitoring

3 Videos

Making sure your programs stay up and running is extremely important. See how to ensure yours stay up and running on various operating systems!

February 24, 2015


2 Videos

HTTP2 is the future of http web performance! See how to set your server up to be able to use it.

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March 11, 2014

Managing Logs with Logrotate

Configuration Management 

Logs can be growing out of control in your server! Learn how to manage your server logs.

March 11, 2014

All About Logs

Configuration Management 

Let's cover how to manage logs effectively!

August 12, 2014

Monitoring Processes with Supervisord

Configuration Management 

Process monitoring is important to keep your applications alive after restart or error. Find out how to use the ultra-popular Supervisord.

August 26, 2014

An Ansible Tutorial

Configuration Management 

Ansible is one of the simplest server provisioning and configuration management tools. This is a guide to getting started with Ansible.

November 04, 2014

Node Process Management with PM2

Configuration Management 

Manage NodeJS processes with PM2

April 06, 2015

Running Ansible Programmatically

Configuration Management 

Learn how to use Python to add dynamic inventory, variables and get more control over how you use Ansible!

January 12, 2016

Using New Relic's Free Server Monitoring

Configuration Management 

See how we saved ourselves some trouble by installing New Relic, capitalizing on it's free tier for server monitoring.

March 05, 2016

Running Ansible 2 Programmatically

Configuration Management 

Ansible 2 is out, and that means it's time to upgrade the previous article on Running Ansible Programmatically for Ansible 2, which has significant API changes under the hood.

May 05, 2016

Logrotate for Forge

Configuration Management 

The logs for your applications on Forge can get large - see how to manage their size automatically using logrotate!

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