Build Infrastructure Once and Deploy Anywhere

Build Infrastructure Once and Deploy Anywhere

Define stack configuration on one environment, and authorized admins can easily clone the stack configuration and update some configurations, such as cluster parameters. Admins can target environment settings and deploy the cloned stack to upper environments, such as staging or production environments. Also, in a future release, Admins will be able to clone the stack configuration and deploy it to other cloud environments (after updating target environment settings) such as AWS, Azure, GCP, on-prem, or anywhere else.

Therefore, a Data Platform stack is built once and can be cloned and safely deployed anywhere because the original stack and the cloned stack are from the same Architecture Blueprint. snapblocs enables consistent and templated sandbox development, test, and production environments with increasing levels of operational excellence.
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Benefits:
  • Reuse the same skillsets for development and operations no matter where the stack was built and deployed.
  • With a build once, deploy anywhere approach significantly reduces time by deploying the same Architecture Blueprint continuously from development to production.
  • Spend more time trying to solve flaws within business applications instead of troubleshooting replicating Data Platform infrastructure issues. For example, debug the production problems by cloning the production stack into an isolated environment. Install production business applications into the cloned production stack and debug the production problems, not impacting the production stack. 
  • snapblocs provides templated deployments resulting in fewer errors in promoting applications from lower to upper environments using the cloning feature in the snapblocs UI.
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