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Automated TripleO upgrades

Upgrading TripleO can be a hard task. While there are instructions on how to do it manually, having a set of playbooks that automate this task can help.
With this purpose, I've created the TripleO upgrade automation playbooks (https://github.com/redhat-nfvpe/tripleo-upgrade-automation).
Those are a set of playbooks that allow to upgrade an existing TripleO deployment, specially focused on versions from 8 to 10, and integrated with local mirrors (https://github.com/redhat-nfvpe/rhel-local-mirrors)

In case you want to know more, please visit the tripleo-upgrade-automation project on github, and you'll get instructions on how to properly use this repo to automate your upgrades.

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