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The most mature solution in the industry, conducting hundreds of billions of compliance checks in large-scale production environments.


Deploy a model-based configuration change across 50,000 servers in 5 minutes.

The largest and most complex IT infrastructures use CFEngine to make consistent global changes.

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"LinkedIn is the largest professional social network and is currently the 10th largest website in the US by traffic. Our ops team will make around 5-10 production changes per day. CFEngine provides the automation framework and gives us the ability to continue to scale operationally."

Mike Svoboda, Sr. Unix Engineer, LinkedIn


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Modular policies with autorun and the augments_file

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