Vagrant

Presented release tools Vagrant 1.1, designed to simplify the formation, deployment and management of virtual machines to solve problems of development and testing projects with different virtualization systems.

The basic version project provides integration with VirtualBox, but in the connection plug can be used and other system virtulizatsii. Project code is licensed under the MIT. Among the well-known companies use in their work Vagrant, marked BBC, Rackspace, O’Reilly Mozilla and Nokia.

Vagran makes it unnecessary complication to generate ready-to-work environment for development with the given parameters and filling, using a single configuration file. Created environments contain preconfigured components selected operating system, you can connect to it via SSH and copy the data through shared folders (shared folders). To simplify the deployment of applications in environments in which systems are pre-Chef and Puppet. The composition of neighborhoods also includes a complete set to run and develop applications for the Ruby / Rails. Continue reading