Salt prerequisites

  1. Introduction
  2. Choose an installation method


To ease the installation of the various Arvados components, we have developed a Saltstack ’s arvados-formula which can help you get an Arvados cluster up and running.

Saltstack is a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. It can be used in a master/minion setup or master-less.

You will need to check out the Arvados git repository to get the Salt scripts. They can be found in the tools/salt-install directory.

Choose an installation method

The salt formulas can be used in different ways. Choose one of these three options to install Arvados:

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