Ruby DevOps

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as DevOps

Top 12 Ruby DevOps Projects

  • Chef

    Chef Infra, a powerful automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code automating how infrastructure is configured, deployed and managed across any environment, at any scale

    Project mention: I_suck_and_my_tests_are_order_dependent | | 2023-02-16

    my contribution: public_method_that_only_deep_merge_should_use

    that was 9 years ago and it was code smell that things were broken apart incorrectly and at some point i rewrote it so that wasn't necessary -- but sometimes you just gotta move the ball down the field, even if you don't get a first down.

  • inspec

    InSpec: Auditing and Testing Framework

    Project mention: Testing Terraform infra - terratest alternatives? | /r/devops | 2023-02-08
  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

  • cfn_nag

    Linting tool for CloudFormation templates

    Project mention: Guide to Serverless & Lambda Testing — Part 2 — Testing Pyramid | | 2023-03-13

    For generic CloudFormation templates, check CFN-NAG.

  • sshkit

    A toolkit for deploying code and assets to servers in a repeatable, testable, reliable way.

    Project mention: Sshkit: Ruby toolkit for deploying code in a repeatable, testable, reliable way | | 2023-06-16
  • Runbook

    A framework for gradual system automation

  • cuber-gem

    An automation tool that simplify the deployment of your apps on Kubernetes.

    Project mention: what is the state of art of "application deployment" today - OAM (open applicaion model) or something else ? | /r/kubernetes | 2023-10-15

    I know this is a very dicey question - helm is also arguably a deployment standard. But then, the value of a ton of different projects (like ) is an opinionated/declarative application model. Even Docker Compose standard is one.

  • linux-for-pirates

    A book we're writing about Linux, in the theme of Pirates!

    Project mention: Upskilling as a Linux Engineer | /r/linuxadmin | 2022-12-29
  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • jekyll-github-deploy

    Jekyll Site Automated Deployer to GitHub Pages

  • ssl_certificate-cookbook

    Chef cookbook to make it easy for other cookbooks to support SSL.

  • kanrisuru

    Kanrisuru helps you manage your remote servers with objected oriented ruby. Results come back as structured data, parsed, prepared and ready for you to easily use in your applications.

  • capistrano-kemal

    Capistrano integration for Kemal

  • crystal-cookbook

    Chef cookbook for installing crystal.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-10-15.

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What are some of the best open-source DevOps projects in Ruby? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Chef 7,362
2 inspec 2,756
3 cfn_nag 1,204
4 sshkit 1,094
5 Runbook 711
6 cuber-gem 571
7 linux-for-pirates 117
8 jekyll-github-deploy 79
9 ssl_certificate-cookbook 32
10 kanrisuru 14
11 capistrano-kemal 5
12 crystal-cookbook 5
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