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Configuration Management
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AWS Config is a service that enables you to assess, audit, and evaluate the configurations of your AWS resources. Config continuously monitors and records your AWS resource configurations and allows you to automate the evaluation of recorded configurations against desired configurations. With Config, you can review changes in configurations and relationships between AWS resources, dive into detailed resource configuration histories, and determine your overall compliance against the configurations specified in your internal guidelines. This enables you to simplify compliance auditing, security analysis, change management, and operational troubleshooting.

AWS OpsWorks is a configuration management service that provides managed instances of Chef and Puppet. Chef and Puppet are automation platforms that allow you to use code to automate the configurations of your servers. OpsWorks lets you use Chef and Puppet to automate how servers are configured, deployed, and managed across your Amazon EC2 instances or on-premises compute environments. OpsWorks has three offerings, AWS Opsworks for Chef Automate, AWS OpsWorks for Puppet Enterprise, and AWS OpsWorks Stacks.

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Buyer's Guide
Configuration Management
June 2022
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft, Red Hat, Quest Software and others in Configuration Management. Updated: June 2022.
610,812 professionals have used our research since 2012.

AWS Config is ranked 26th in Configuration Management while AWS OpsWorks is ranked 20th in Configuration Management. AWS Config is rated 0.0, while AWS OpsWorks is rated 0.0. On the other hand, AWS Config is most compared with BigFix, whereas AWS OpsWorks is most compared with AWS Systems Manager, Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform and AWS CloudFormation.

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