PyCon Israel 2018

Monday 4:30 p.m.–5 p.m. in Hall 2

Learning to Control Any Device With Python and Salt

Mike Place

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From data centers with tens of thousands of servers, to cloud deployments with millions of containers and from IoT weather stations across Africa to computers labs in universities and home offices -- people use Python and Salt to control a myriad of devices.

In this talk, we'll show people without any previous systems management experience how easy it is to leverage Salt and Python to write basic modules to control anything from a laptop to a datacenter. Attendees will come away with practical knowledge about how translate their Python knowledge into systems management know-how that can be applied straight away.