Vault Agent is a client daemon that provides Auth-Auth, Caching, and Template features.
Vault Agent provides a number of different helper features, specifically addressing the following challenges:
- Automatic authentication
- Secure delivery/storage of tokens
- Lifecycle management of these tokens (renewal & re-authentication)
See the usage documentation on the Vault website here:
Package agent implements a daemon mode of Vault designed to provide helper features like auto-auth, caching, and templating.
Agent has it's own configuration stanza and operates as a proxy to a Vault service.
Package template is responsible for rendering user supplied templates to disk.
|Package template is responsible for rendering user supplied templates to disk.|