Ops School Curriculum — Ops School Curriculum 0.1 documentation

Very well written online documentation – you should have a look if you are on the DevOps path (see my previous post).

Ops School is a comprehensive program that will help you learn to be an operations engineer. Operations engineers are highly skilled people who manage the computer systems of businesses big and small.

SourceOps School Curriculum — Ops School Curriculum 0.1 documentation

Packer.IO

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Packer is easy to use and automates the creation of any type of machine image.

packer.io seems to be a very nice and slim tool to do provisioning of VMs for different cloud solution providers. You can also test your VMs locally via VirtualBox or VMWare.