Configuration Management is an Antipattern

The alternative is immutable infrastructure. If you’re running in the cloud, this means baking your AMI with your application code already on it. See, imagine a world where you finish writing the code, you push it into git, and it gets built into an RPM or Debian package. That package is installed on a Base-AMI that was carefully crafted by your security and performance engineers, and then an AMI, with your software installed, along with its dependencies is pushed out to your AWS regions.

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Un titre un peu tapageur pour dire que les infrastructure immutables c’est mieux. C’est vrai que c’est à considérer sérieusement.