12. DefinitionsΒΆ

Term Definition
Admin Node System running the containers needed for Digital Rebar. Can be VM or Physical
Anneal The method of processing unrun Node Roles on Nodes.
Bare Metal Node Any physical node managed by Digital Rebar.
Managed Node Any node that is managed by Digital Rebar. Can be VM or Physical
Node A VM or physical system that Digital Rebar may manage or is managing. It is represented by an object node.
Node Role An instance of a role on a specific node. These are sequenced into a directed graph and annealed to completion.
Role An atomic piece of functionality to apply to a node. Roles
Sledgehammer A RAM-only boot environment served by the provisioner for bare metal node discovery