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Molecule is a command-line tool used for developing and testing Ansible roles and collections. It provides a convenient way to manage and execute test scenarios on a local or remote environment. Molecule encapsulates best practices by integrating with popular infrastructure and containerization tools like Docker, Vagrant, and Kubernetes. It allows developers to define a testing matrix to run different scenarios across different platforms with ease. Molecule facilitates the creation of a clean and reproducible test environment, ensuring consistent results. With built-in support for multiple provisioners, including Ansible, SSH, Docker, and more, it offers flexibility in testing different deployment scenarios. It automates the setup and teardown of test environments, making it easy to spin up and tear down containers, virtual machines, or cloud instances. Using molecule, developers can write tests in the desired programming language, such as Python or Ruby, to validate the behavior of Ansible roles and collections. Molecule integrates well with continuous integration (CI) pipelines, providing an efficient way to test and validate changes before deployment. It offers extensive documentation and a vibrant community that actively contributes to its development and provides support to users.

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