Welcome to MAD’s documentation!

This documentation gives a complete guide to install and use MAD, the Madeus Application Deployer. MAD is a PYTHON implementation of the Madeus model. Its purpose is to offer a way to define a low-level deployment process and coordinate this deployment in an efficient and reliable manner. MAD is low-level but offers a highly generic deployment model.


MAD is distributed under a GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 3, 29 June 2007.


Madeus: A formal deployment model. Maverick Chardet, Hélène Coullon, Christian Perez, Dimitri Pertin. International Symposium on Formal Approaches to Parallel and Distributed Systems (4PAD 2018) hosted at HPCS 2018. [Download] [Cite]