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"Red Hat's open source approach was a factor when choosing Ansible, since the solution is free as of right now."

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Top Answer: It has improved our organization through provisioning and security hardening. When we do get a new VM, we have been able to bring on a provisional machine in less than a day. This morning alone, I… more »
Top Answer: We have tested out Ansible Tower, but there is a budget issue, so that is in our next phase. Red Hat's open source approach was a factor when choosing Ansible, since the solution is free as of right… more »
Top Answer: When you set up Playbooks, I may have one version of the Playbook, but another member of the team may have a different vision, and we will not know which version is correct. We want to have one… more »
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Overview
Ansible is the simplest way to deploy your applications. It gives you the power to deploy multi-tier applications reliably and consistently, all from one common framework. You can configure needed services as well as push application artifacts from one common system.

Octopus Deploy is the most popular deployment automation tool in the world. Our software is used by teams to deploy .NET, Java, Node, and database applications, to hundreds and thousands of servers in the cloud and on-premises.

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HootSuite Media, Inc., Cloud Physics, Narrative, BinckBank
Microsoft, NASA, Cisco, Domain, HP, Symantec, 3M, Philips
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Healthcare Company27%
Comms Service Provider13%
Legal Firm13%
Financial Services Firm13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider16%
Financial Services Firm10%
Government7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider22%
Financial Services Firm11%
Insurance Company5%
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Small Business25%
Midsize Enterprise8%
Large Enterprise67%
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Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise77%
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Ansible is ranked 2nd in Release Automation with 2 reviews while Octopus Deploy is ranked 13th in Release Automation. Ansible is rated 9.0, while Octopus Deploy is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Ansible writes "Its agentless, making the deployment fast and easy". On the other hand, Ansible is most compared with SCCM, Red Hat Satellite, BigFix, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) and UrbanCode Deploy, whereas Octopus Deploy is most compared with Microsoft Azure DevOps, GitLab, UrbanCode Deploy, Digital.ai Release and AWS CodeDeploy.

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