Deployment is the process or collection activities that make a system available for use.

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How to deploy a WebSocket application without downtime?

Deploying HTTP applications without downtime isn't that hard: HTTP is stateless, so with a load balancer in front of 2 HTTP applications solves the problem. If both applications use a common backend ...
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Java Deployment Ruleset.xml Not Working

An recent upgrade of our time card system forced us to upgrade all our workstations to Java 7u51 (we were on 6u45). We have another Java-based application which is critical to our business that is now ...
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IIS Web deploy error ERROR_INSUFFICIENT_ACCESS_TO_APPHOSTCONFIG

Web set our dev, test, staging and production IIS 7.5 environments up with web deploy (3.5). Our production environment uses shared configuration, which is located on a SAN, and configured in IIS ...
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Windows Server 2008R2 WDS using MDT added applications but they arent installing

Not important information: I've a MDT server 2010 setup on a Windows 2008 R2 server I've configured DHCP for PXE and its working fine I've a custom Scheduled task configured to set my keyboard, ...
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Deployment and configuration of complex python application scheme

Challenge Our fresh application uses several services: custom build postgresql, redis, celery, rabbitmq, haproxy, nginx, uwsgi, about 4 our internal processes (mostly python), AngularJS ...
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Separate SQL Server Instance or just new database?

I'm going to deploy an app whose requirement is just 'db_owner' for a database. The database itself must be created separately by the DBA. Based on how the application will work (and its simple ...
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Sharing ENV variables between multiple linux servers

I need to be able to share ENV variables between multiple linux servers. These variables are used by my application. I'd like to keep these variables in sync between all servers. Application ...
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Add-Computer fails to run just after server is sysprep'd

I've developing a PowerShell 3 script to automate the deployment of a XenApp Windows 2008 image to a Hyper-V 2013 host. The basic steps are this: Create and boots VM - script goes into wait loop for ...
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Deploy using git with different settings per local/hosted environment

I'm new to Git and planning to use it to deploy a PHP application to AWS Elasitic Beanstalk environment. I don't know how to handle the database configuration or anything else that needs different ...
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Update Package causes Win 7 deployment to fail

For whatever reason our Win 7 deployment hasn't been kept up to date with new updates and I've started adding them as packages. (I know I can create a new image but it's not viable at the moment). ...
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Where to install squid? on the web server or the database server?

I had my Ecommerce web application on a single server setup but now I am planning to separate out the web server and database server on different machines. Just want to understand where should I ...
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How can I automate and run post installation commands in Azure Virtual Machines?

I need to deploy Azure hosts and configure them according to a pre-defined script once they are loaded. Is there any example, guidance,or tutorial on how to modify an Azure VM once the instance is ...
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Permission to write using 'deploy' user

I'm currently new to Chef and Capistrano. I'm using version 3.x of Capistrano to deploy Rails 4 application. I have successfully bootstrapped a server using chef solo. One cookbook that I'm using is ...
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Getting org.jclouds.rest.config error with storm-deploy

I would like to use storm-deploy to create Storm instances on Amazon EC2. I've installed on an Ubuntu 13.04 system with Oracle Java7-JDK, and set the configuration files based on the wiki. After I ...
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Can I define scheduled tasks before naming the computer?

When scheduling a task it's scheduled as running as a specific user/group. Can I on a vm schedule a task, then sysprep, and then deploy the image to a machine which I then name and join to a domain? ...
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Controlling updates for Google Chrome enterprise deployment

We have been using Chrome's MSI and chrome's group policy templates to deploy it to all our users. Lately we have been bitten by a few bugs that made it into release updates. The latest being scroll ...
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Using Jekyll with Github webhooks for automated deployment

I'm a designer and want to serve some static sites with Jekyll. So I grabbed a VPS (ubuntu 12.04) and installed nginx, ruby and jekyll. I work from a few different computers throughout the day, so I ...
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Mount a Symlink Directory to Document Root for Deployment

Trying to establish a secure multiuser environment with limited user permissions and automated deployment. The example has been made simple to express the idea. Docroot: ...
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Can Kudu (git deployment tool) be used in IIS6?

Can the recenttly opened sourced engine used on Azure for git deployment be installed on IIS 6? https://github.com/projectkudu/kudu The documentation mentions IIS7, but doesn't explicitly say IIS6 ...
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Certificate generation : root ca needed each time?

I want to create a different (unique), self signed, certificate to distribute to some clients. That way I think that if one is doomed, I just have to delete his certificate without bothering the ...
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Deploying Rails Application in AWS OpsWorks

I've created a stack, inside this stack have created two layers. Rails App Server (Ruby version: 2.0.0, Rails Stack: nginx & Unicorn, no custom chef recipes) MySQL (using built-in recipes) And ...
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Is there a way to determine which client machines have installed software from a GPO?

If I assign software with a GPO, I assume that client machines will install this next time they reboot. However, I can't be certain without actually going to each of the clients and checking myself. ...
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MDT 2013 - Language to Install Missing

I am currently preparing and testing my first MDT deployment at work. Up to now we have been using WDS with custom images and unattend files. I have set up the MDT deployment share and imported a ...
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Azure Create VM With New Storage Account

I'm currently trying to automate the deployment of virtual clusters. Every one of the machines / cluster should get its own storage account to keep things faster and also make deletion easier. ...
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Unable to use “Web deploy” on Windows Server 2012 HTTP ERROR 404.7

I am using Windows server 2012 and Web Deploy 3.5. When I try to publish from Visual Studio I get 404 and suggests to follow the following link ...
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Installing software without administrative role

How can I give authorization to install software on a PC that is on the Domain to a tech without giving the Administrator role? Using Windows server 2008 R2
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Best way to deploy changes in an HAProxy cluster

I have a two-node HAProxy cluster with Keepalived to provide high availability and redundancy. Now I'm trying to figure what is the best way to do changes in the configuration of my HAProxy's. Is ...
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How to configure WebDeploy server for direct publishing from visual studio?

Visual Studio 2013 supports direct WebDeploy publishing (no intermediate package files to manually move). I have this working against an Azure "Website" because the server already supports WebDeploy ...
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Can I still benefit from using Chef (et al) when I'm not in total control of the server?

I would like to get better control over my deployment environments, but I share the system administration responsibility with an IT department that has their own (not fully automated) processes for ...
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Configuring Chrome Extensions

When deploying Chrome in an organizaiton, extensions can be installed with the ExtensionInstallForcelist. But how do you configure options for these extensions? E.g. one of the extensions we would ...
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Excluding a folder from deployment and stopping additional file removal

Using Web Deploy on a Windows 2012 Server, if a deployment has a folder full of user generated content I exclude it from publishing in the .pubxml file with: ...
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WDS deploying Different architectures (64-bit and 32-bit) with a single boot image

At the moment I have a WDS server set up with 2 Windows 7 boot images (32 Bit and 64 Bit) because we are running a mixed environment which will stay mixed for the near future. We are moving to a VLAN ...
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separate code and configuration in Jenkins

I was using home build deployment system, but want to move to Jenkins. One problem is that I do not keep app configuration in revision control system for security reasons. What could be a solution to ...
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Production deployment strategies

Suppose I have a load balancer connected to 10 web servers. Also assume that the app is used 24/7 so there is no "low peak" period, that is, reasonable speed of response must be maintained. What is ...
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How do you write a Linux deployment documentation / plans?

I have few, relatively small, servers running Linux distros. Sometimes I need to re-install 1 or 2 of the "development" servers from scratch. Often I just forget to setup little things, eg. forwarding ...
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WDS's MDT DeploymentShare and REMINST replicated with DFS-R does not read WIM from local WDS

I've read several guides on using DFS-R with WDS and MDT to replicate REMINST and DeploymentShare, and I have a particularly strange problem. On the receiving server, after configuring WDS and ...
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How would I template an SLS using saltstack

I'm trying to do proof of concept with Mongodb(sharding) and Id like to run a command every time I spin up a new cluster without having to add lines in all my sls files. My current init is as follows: ...
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Easy Deployment Split Tunnel VPN Connection

I was wondering if anybody could offer some insight as to how I can mass deploy VPN connection settings that support split tunneling. It has to work on both Mac and Windows systems though if a script ...
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User Group Policy in Server 2008 to set Default Profile settings

I have computers to deploy and want to apply changes to the default user policy on these PCs automatically. What's the best way to do this? Our current procedure is: Create the computer account in ...
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Automatic deployment of static content to apache

I've got 8 apaches serving the same static content in different datacentres. Basically until now they were two and it was easy synchronizing them manually. However, they are now 8 and I would like to ...
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software to view logs on remote server [closed]

I have configured syslog server on my linux machine like this Linux Machine (syslog client) -- > Linux Machine (syslog server) I have configured it and its working properly. Now, the problem is I ...
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What is the best way to deploy OS X apps on company macbooks?

I hope this is the right stackexchange site for my question. My workplace is a 30 person company with majority of workers using macbooks as their workstation. I am wondering what is the proper way ...
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How to create a desktop clone for different PC's

I would like to create a golden windows 7 image for PC's that have different graphics cards, network cards etc, whats the simplest way to do this so the OS will detect and install the correct one. ...
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How Unattended Install is different from GPO Install? [closed]

I want to deploy Microsoft Office, Adobe Reader and FileZilla on the workstations but there are two way doing this, install via GPO or Unattended Install (deployment server). How Unattended Install ...
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Linux system configuration management: versioning and deployment

I'm looking for the best way (for my purposes and situation) to version system configuration files and manage deployment (ownership and mode) between just two machines (live and backup, both should be ...
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Restart individual application in apache+passenger on ubuntu server

I have multiple ruby on rails applications on the server(Apache + passenger ) using RailsbaseURI. When new applications are deployed, apache is configured to reload which reads the new configuration ...
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deploy ssh key from master to minion via salt pillars

I have two ssh keys that I'm trying to deploy to one of my minions.But I cant seem to get it to deploy.It errors out....Here is the init.sls in pillars.... /xxx/yyy/zzz/id_rsa: file.managed: - ...
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Connection error while deploying a PHP application to Linode using Capistrano

I'm trying to deploy a PHP application onto a Linode server with Capistrano. I've installed Ruby and Capistrano, and configured my deploy.rb file (possibly incorrectly). However, when I run cap ...
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Security has requested to process its policy settings again. Error

I am receiving the following error with a yellow exclamation mark in the group policy results wizard when deploying software using a GPO. Security has requested to process its policy settings ...
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How to best deploy applications using git hooks, without having git repository on target server?

Sometimes code history is an asset that needs to be separately paid for. In these cases I'd like to still deploy with git hooks, without having the repository on customer's server. This deployment ...