What is InSpec?
It is an open-source testing framework for infrastructure with a human- and machine-readable language for specifying compliance, security and policy requirements.
InSpec is a tool in the Testing Frameworks category of a tech stack.
InSpec is an open source tool with 2.4K GitHub stars and 653 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to InSpec's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses InSpec?
8 companies reportedly use InSpec in their tech stacks, including Edgelab, Hudl Web Stack, and stackstorm.
30 developers on StackShare have stated that they use InSpec.
InSpec Alternatives & Comparisons
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