Packer is a tool for creating identical machine images for multiple platforms from a single source configuration.

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Announcing the HashiCraft Holidays Hackstravaganza
Announcing the HashiCraft Holidays Hackstravaganza

We will be organizing a HashiCraft Holidays Hackstravaganza where you and your fellow tinkerers can use your creativity to showcase one or more of our products in creative and unexpected ways.

Announcing HashiCorp’s Homebrew Tap
Announcing HashiCorp’s Homebrew Tap

Get Terraform, Packer, Vault, Consul, and Nomad up and running even faster on macOS with our new official Homebrew Tap.

Learn to Provision Terraform Infrastructure using Packer & Cloud-Init
Learn to Provision Terraform Infrastructure using Packer & Cloud-Init

Try two new hands-on tutorials to learn best practices for using Terraform to provision infrastructure with Packer or Cloud-init.

Announcing HashiCorp Packer 1.5 With HCL2 Support
Announcing HashiCorp Packer 1.5 With HCL2 Support

HashiCorp Packer 1.5 brings two major new features and a long list of smaller improvements. The most exciting changes are that Packer now supports basic HCL2 templates, and we now can share some special information between builders and provisioners, like host IP and port for the build instance. We hope that having access to these details will help simplify your templates and your operations efforts.

Announcing Packer v.1.4.0
Announcing Packer v.1.4.0

We are excited to share Packer v.1.4.0 with the community. This blog post will go into the new features coming with this release.

LogicMonitor Uses Terraform, Packer & Consul for Disaster Recovery Environments
LogicMonitor Uses Terraform, Packer & Consul for Disaster Recovery Environments

LogicMonitor is the SaaS-based, performance monitoring platform for complex and distributed IT infrastructure. With out-of-the-box coverage for thousands of technologies, LogicMonitor provides granular visibility into infrastructure and application performance. LogicMonitor’s automated device discovery, preconfigured alert thresholds, and rich customizable dashboards, come together to give IT teams the speed, flexibility, and actionable insights required to succeed in today’s competitive markets. This blog takes a look at how LogicMonitor utilizes HashiCorp Packer, Terraform, and Consul to quickly detect and rebuild when datacenter outages occur.