SaltStack Configuration Management

Get Started Tutorial

This Getting Started guide walks you through the essentials of SaltStack’s Configuration Management capabilities.

If you completed SaltStack Fundamentals, you already know:

  • How to write and save a simple Salt state
  • How to apply a Salt state file from the command line
  • How to target Salt states using the state Top file

This guide builds on these concepts and explains Salt state function calls, includes, requisites, and Jinja.