Provisioning Virtual Machines with Vagrant and Ansible

In a previous post I showed how to create and provision a VM for development purposes using Vagrant, and the benefits of being able to replicate a consistent environment with a single command. But Vagrant can also create several VMs with a single command and connect them by private networks, allowing to test complete infrastructureContinue reading “Provisioning Virtual Machines with Vagrant and Ansible”

Creating and provisioning virtual machines with Vagrant

Often we need to create local environments to test setting up new services. A great way to do it is by provisioning VMs with Vagrant. What is Vagrant? Vagrant is a cross-platform tool to automate the creation and management of VMs for development uses. You write the desired configuration for your VMs in a VagrantfileContinue reading “Creating and provisioning virtual machines with Vagrant”