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Using Chef Provisioning to Provision Machines

  • Stuart Preston
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Abstract

Chef Provisioning is a part of the Chef toolset that orchestrates the creation of machines and supporting infrastructure, particularly in the cloud but also for on-premises infrastructure too. It lets you define your application topology in an infrastructure-as-code way via one or more Chef recipes. This is particularly powerful in today's world of continuous delivery where we need fast feedback cycles - the ability to create, destroy, and re-create entire environments from scratch gives us flexibility, reliability, and repeatability; and as we know this eventually helps organizations reduce their time to market and lower support overheads by reducing recovery times.

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Resource Group Login Request Management Portal Code Editor Reduce Recovery Time 
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© Stuart Preston 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stuart Preston
    • 1
  1. 1.LondonUK

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