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Chef Metal

  • May 20, 2014 · 6:30 PM
  • Chef

Join Chef Engineer John Keiser, for a discussion on Chef Metal.


Too many machines to keep track of? Messy bootstrap procedure got you down? Tired of typing the same gigantic commands over and over again? Write your infrastructure down in Chef Metal, and boot your cluster anytime, anywhere, idempotently and repeatably. Boot whole infrastructures in a single bound! Spin up test clusters with aplomb! Make the leap to containers and auto-scaling effortlessly! Impress your boss, win your love, and save the world (*)!

* Chef Metal is only part of a complete solution to saving the world. Other materials or actions may be required.


6:30 - 7:00 - Meet, greet, and eat

7:00 - 7:15 - Introductions and Announcements

7:15 - 8:45 - Presentations, discussions, etc.

8:45 - 9:15 - Networking, conversation, planning for next month.

Do you have a topic that you'd like to present or one that you like to see covered?  Please contact the organizers and let us know!  This is a great venue for lightning talks, first time presenters, and deep technical dives.  We all want to hear from you.

See you here!

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  • Harvey B.

    Fantastic talk! I see a ton of use cases for us to use Chef Metal. Can't wait to try it out!

    May 21, 2014

  • James F.

    Great to see Metal in action - I had been interested for a while but hadn't quite wrapped my head around where and how it fit.

    May 21, 2014

  • Anthony R.

    Thanks for the talk, very cool stuff!! I look forward to trying it out soon.

    May 21, 2014

  • Mark G.

    Great topic. Excellent presentation.

    May 20, 2014

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