Wikimedia Treats Their Operations Like Their Projects

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An anonymous reader writes “Wikimedia Foundation is now treating their infrastructure like one of their projects, in that volunteers can edit it. Thanks to Wikimedia Labs, the volunteers can make changes to the infrastructure via puppet and git. After code review, changes can be deployed to production. After years of having no new root or shell-level volunteers, it’s now possible for anyone to contribute to how Wikimedia projects are run from an infrastructure perspective.”


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