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In the past we have included automated Provisioning Testing as a recommended technique, and in this issue we highlight Serverspec as a popular tool for implementing those tests. Although this tool is not new, we are seeing its use become more common as more cross-functional delivery teams take on responsibility for infrastructure provisioning. Serverspec is built on the Ruby library RSpec and comes with a comprehensive set of helpers for asserting that server configuration is correct.