Chef is a leading tool in the devops arena which takes a declarative approach towards automating infrastructure. By allowing to describe the state of the infrastructure as a code, it brings in consistency in the way you configure environments as well as provides a visibility into the state of Infrastructure.
Chef is being used by variety of companies across the globe including Visa, Facebook, Yahoo, Intuit, Target, IBM, HP, Bloomberg etc. for automating systems, network devices, application deployments as well as building delivery pipelines, auditing and compliance purposes.
This course is authored by Gourav Shah, a coveted international trainer as well as devops expert, an author and a public speaker. This course assumes zero background on Chef, begins with the fundamental concepts, and gives you a step by step approach towards mastering Chef with practical exercises, projects and problem solving exercises.
School of Devops is committed to give you the best possible experience learning and mastering devops automation tools. All our programs give you the distilled devops experience, are based on extensive research, and meet the industry requirements. We are also building solutions such as codespaces.io to provide you with the easiest ways to setup and multi node clustered environments required to learn automation tools such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible etc.
Being passionate about world of Open Source software, and later managing systems at scale, Gourav has transformed himself to be an expert Devops Enabler. Under School of Devops banner, He has trained more than 3000 IT professionals from leading tech firms including CISCO, Intuit, Visa, Walmart Labs, Dreamworks, Accenture, PWC, Cognizant, Capgemini, RBS, Wells Fargo, Oracle etc. making him a coveted devops trainer.
After heading IT Ops team for one of the successful silicon valley venture, he went on to launch Initcron Systems, a niche firm specialized in devops and cloud and School of Devops, a leading provider of devops education. He is the author of “Ansible Playbook Essentials” published by PACKT. Gourav evangelizes about Devops, Cloud and Automation Tools at various events, meetups and conferences. He has initiated Devops meetups in Pune, Singapore, Mumbai and Delhi and is an active member/speaker at Devops Bangalore.