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Mastering SaltStack

By : Joseph Hall
Book Image

Mastering SaltStack

By: Joseph Hall

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Mastering SaltStack
About the Author
About the Reviewers


Establishing a historical baseline of data is critical to monitoring systems, and Salt has been using Returners to do this since the beginning. You can also use monitoring states and beacons to collect data and perform actions based on it.

Salt has a very powerful set of tools to monitor systems in order to establish a baseline of information and raise alerts when something goes awry.

In the next chapter, we'll take a look at some of the best and worst practices in Salt.