Salt (software)

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Salt (sometimes referred to as SaltStack) is a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. Supporting the "infrastructure as code" approach to data center system and network deployment and management, configuration automation, SecOps orchestration, vulnerability remediation, and hybrid cloud control.

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Developer(s)Thomas S Hatch
Initial release19 March 2011; 11 years ago (2011-03-19)
Stable release
3005.1 / 4 October 2022; 3 months ago (2022-10-04)[1]
Written inPython
Operating systemUnix-like, OS X, Microsoft Windows
TypeConfiguration management and Infrastructure as Code
LicenseApache License 2.0