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Kings of Code – Chef #kingsofcode

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Stephen Nelson-Smith just explained at Kings of Code what Chef was and why I should care, and I do! Stephen says sysadmins should treat infrastructure as code, with version control, distributability, testing and continuos integration. And this is what Chef enables.

All through the talk I kept thinking of Netflix’s Chaos Monkey.

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Written by Daniël W. Crompton (webhat)

September 19, 2011 at 11:40 am

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