Practical Guide to Cloud Migration with Chef

Practical Guide to Cloud Migration with Chef

Organizations are migrating workloads to the cloud at breakneck speed, and it’s not difficult to see why. Cloud providers offer the ability to provision new environments and infrastructure on demand, allowing fleets to be scaled with unparalleled speed and efficiency. Costly and complex to maintain network and storage hardware can be replaced with vendor-managed services. […]

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Chef Training in Europe: Learn to harness the power of Chef with Commandemy

Chef Training in Europe: Learn to harness the power of Chef with Commandemy

Chef offers many learning opportunities in Europe via training partners. One of these is Commandemy, an Austrian IT training provider specializing in topics like DevOps, Automation, and Configuration Management. They have a long relationship with Chef and have delivered our courses all over Europe, especially in the DACH region. We had a chance to meet […]

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Let’s use Google Cloud Platform and Chef – ChefConf 2018 Workshop

Let’s use Google Cloud Platform and Chef - ChefConf 2018 Workshop

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is a huge ecosystem of products that can make your infrastructure one of the best supported on the planet. Back in October, we announced a new integration between GCP and Chef to support the ever increasing number of Chef customers using GCP. The Chef Certified GCP cookbooks enable Chef practitioners to […]

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Chef and Equal Pay Day

Chef and Equal Pay Day

Today is Equal Pay Day in the U.S. and we at Chef would like to add our voice in highlighting that, on average, women earn $.78 for every $1.00 a man earns.   We appreciate being part of the growing conversation around compensation equity. Our clear goal at Chef is to be at the forefront […]

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Fulfilling the Need for Continuous Improvement with DevOps Dojos

Fulfilling the Need for Continuous Improvement with DevOps Dojos

In The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations the authors describe “The Three Ways” – the underlying principles forming the basis for all DevOps practices. The Third Way is about creating a culture of continuous learning and experimentation, with an emphasis on practice and repetition as the path […]

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Continuous Monitoring

Continuous Monitoring

The word continuous describes a process that never ends, marked by uninterrupted extension in space, time or sequence. In the world of DevOps many things are continuous: Continuous Integration, Continuous Server Deployment, Continuous Application Deployment, Continuous Everything. Inspired by this definition, the term Continuous Monitoring is an ongoing process where the monitoring software is changed […]

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What to Expect When You’re InSpec’ing

What to Expect When You're InSpec'ing

“What to expect when you’re InSpec-ing” is a series of concise learning segments focused on InSpec topics using InSpec resources and controls in quick examples that demonstrate the feature set of the InSpec compliance and testing suite. To develop the “Auditing with InSpec”  certification, the Chef Training team immersed ourselves in how InSpec worked. The […]

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