MCollective defines itself an orchestration framework. Once installed it will be able to show some funny tricks out of the box. However as the wording implies, a framework usually asks you to spend more than just a couple of minutes, at least if you want to get more benefit for real-world environments.
This talk will introduce MCollective, quickly handle architectural and security questions and give some hints on how to start extending this framework. A few interesting examples want to inspire you to get more work done by MCollective.