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Chef Policies: Why, What, and How

On Wednesday, September 30th, software engineer Joshua Timberman presented a webinar on Chef Policies, a new feature of Chef. Policies combine the best parts of roles, environments, and client-side dependency resolvers such as Berkshelf into a single, easy-to-use workflow. By using

Posted in chefdk, cookbooks, security, webinar

Test Kitchen: Your Development Feedback Factory

Test Kitchen makes it easy for you to test cookbooks on a variety of platforms. With Test Kitchen, you can quickly create test nodes, converge them, and then run tests against them to verify their state. In this recorded webcast, Chef

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Get the Most From Chef: Analytics, Provisioning, and More

Earlier today, Chef Automation Engineer, Galen Emery, presented a webinar on how to “Get the Most From Chef” with some of our newest features. Chef Analytics: Do you have compliance or audit requirements? Get real-time visibility into what’s happening on the

Posted in analytics, chefdk, Delivery, webinar

Darwin, Dodd-Frank and the Lean Enterprise

What are the biggest ideas that will shape 21st Century companies? Opinions vary, but here’s my nomination for the top three: Natural Selection. The basic idea is that, over many iterations, the fittest are selected, and the weak wither away.

Posted in catv, devops, security, webinar

Delivery Readiness: Preparing your team for Chef Delivery

Yesterday we held a webinar on Delivery Readiness: Preparing your team for Chef Delivery. We briefly defined Continuous Delivery, talked about the values that CD adds to an organization and how Chef Delivery fits in that picture. The focus of the

Posted in Delivery, webinar

Joint Webinar: DevSecOps – Taking a DevOps Approach to Security

Can Dev-”Sec”-Ops really exist? On Thursday, March 19 we’re partnering with Alert Logic to present a must-attend webinar for anyone wanting to debate how to adopt a continuous delivery model to security. More organizations are embracing DevOps and automation to realize compelling

Posted in devops, EMEA, security, webinar

Joint Webinar: Automating Microsoft Azure with Chef

On March 19th we’re excited to bring together Microsoft and Chef to dig into the technical specifics outlined in our recent joint partnership announcement. Michael Ducy (@mfdii) and Steven Murawski (@stevenmurawski) of Chef will be joined by Kundana Palagiri (@KundanaP) of Microsoft to dig into what is

Posted in chefconf, learnchef, partners, webinar

Rocket Science with OpenWhere, Ostrato and Chef

This is a guest post by Brock Spradling, Director of Sales and Marketing at Ostrato    On March 12th we’re excited to bring together OpenWhere, Chef and Ostrato on a webinar to discuss how this geospatial analytics startup is able to compete in the

Posted in community, partners, webinar

Upcoming Webinar: Business Success and the Speed of Learning

We’ve teamed up with O’Reilly Media on a series of webinars on Business at Web Speed. Last month’s episode featured our own Adam Jacob teaming up with O’Reilly’s Courtney Nash to introduce the key concepts of Business at Web Speed.

Posted in culture, events, webinar

Azure & Chef, Episode 3

Don’t Get Spooked by LAMP on Azure! On Wednesday, October 29th at 12:00pm CST, we are joining 10th Magnitude for a special Halloween episode in our Azure + Chef = Awesome Series. We’ll show you why Linux is a first class workload in Microsoft

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