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Salt is the world’s fastest, most intelligent and scalable automation engine.
Built on python, Salt uses simple and human-readable YAML combined with
event-driven automation to deploy and configure complex IT systems. In addition
vRealize Automation SaltStack Config_, Salt can be found under
the hood of products from Juniper, Cisco, Cloudflare, Nutanix, SUSE, and Tieto,
to name a few.
SaltStack was acquired by VMware in 2020 <https://www.vmware.com/company/acquisitions/saltstack.html>_.
Salt Project remains an open source ecosystem that VMware supports and
Salt is tested and packaged to run on CentOS, Debian, RHEL, Ubuntu, MacOS, Windows, and more. Download Salt and get started now.
Installation Instructions <https://docs.saltproject.io/en/master/topics/installation/index.html>_
Installation instructions, getting started guides, in-depth API documentation, and contributing to Salt.
Getting Started with Salt <https://docs.saltproject.io/en/getstarted/>_
Latest Salt Documentation_
Salt’s Contributor Guide <https://docs.saltproject.io/en/master/topics/development/contributing.html>_
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Other channels to receive security announcements include the
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When reporting security vulnerabilities for Salt or other SaltStack projects,
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If you have additional questions, email us at [email protected] or reach out directly to the Community Manager, Janae Andrus via Slack. We’d be glad to have you join our community!
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