Packer is free and open-source software for creating identical machine images or containers for multiple platforms from a single source configuration. It was written by Mitchell Hashimoto and became one of the products in his company Hashicorp's software toolkits as open-source proprietary-managed software. It is associated with the Vagrant container management tool, also written by Hashimoto.
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