This chapter cover how to manage and configure Jenkins masters and nodes.
This chapter is intended for Jenkins administrators. More experienced users may find this information useful, but only to the extent that they will understand what is and is not possible for administrators to do. Individual sections may assume knowledge of information from previous sections, but such assumptions will be explicitly called out and cross-referenced.
If you are a system administrator and want learn how to back-up, restore, maintain as Jenkins servers and nodes, see Jenkins System Administration.
For an overview of content in the Jenkins User Handbook, see User Handbook overview.