Chef for Absolute Beginners - DevOps [Video]

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Learn
  • Automate daily repetitive tasks in your environment with Chef
  • Get comfortable with Chef language
  • Setup Chef on Cloud environments like AWS
  • Use Chef Console to manage Automation
About

Chef Software is a Configuration management and Automate tool used to make your applications and systems easier to deploy. Avoid writing scripts or custom code to deploy and update your applications— automate in a language that approaches plain English.
This course introduces a beginner in DevOps to basic fundamentals of Chef with easy to do hands-on exercises that you can practice right in the browser. The course introduces basic use cases of Chef followed by an introduction to Chef Resources, Recipes, Cookbooks, RunLists, Roles, Ohai. Find demos that show how to set up a Chef environment on AWS Cloud platform. Each lecture is accompanied by a set of coding/lab exercises giving the user a hands-on experience in developing Chef code. Finally, test your knowledge with the help of an assignment which will give you real-world experience in solving a problem.
All the code and supporting files for this course are available at: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Chef-for-Absolute-Beginners---DevOps

Style and Approach

Complex concepts are made simple with explanations based on Analogies and Animation. This will ensure the concepts stick to your mind. Check out the first few lectures!

Features

Lectures backed by animated slides makes it simple and easy to understand.

Course Length 2 hours 12 minutes
ISBN 9781838554040
Date Of Publication 18 Dec 2018

Authors

Mumshad Mannambeth

Mumshad Mannambeth - Solutions Architect | Developer | Trainer

He is an IT Solutions Architect and specializes in Cloud, Automation, and DevOps. He is passionate about learning new technology and teaching. He believes the best way to learn is to learn by doing and in a fun way. He has authored multiple courses on DevOps, Cloud and Automation technologies and he teaches over 50,000 Students worldwide. His courses focus on providing students with an interactive and hands-on experience in learning new technology that makes learning really interesting.

Yogesh Raheja

Yogesh Raheja - - DevOps, Automation and Cloud Coach and Consultant

Yogesh Raheja is a certified DevOps and cloud expert with a decade of IT experience. He has expertise in technologies such as OS, source code management, build & release tools, continuous integration/deployment/delivery tools, containers, configuration management tools, monitoring, logging tools, and public/private clouds. He loves to share his technical expertise with audience worldwide at various forums, conferences, webinars, blogs, and LinkedIn. He has written books on IT automation named "Effective DevOps with AWS", "Automation with Puppet 5" and "Automation with Ansible" which has been published by "John & Wiley" and "Packt Publisher". He has also reviewed some of the DevOps books for multiple Publishers.