|Sent on:||Friday, December 28, 2012 10:51 AM|
Nathen Harvey wants to share with us that Opscode will be in DC soon offering a Chef Introductory Workshop. You may remember that Nathen gave an excellent talk at last year's RubyNation about using Chef to deploy a Rails application. He liked it so much that he has recently joined Opscode, the company behind Chef.You can use the promotional code "meetup" to receive 10% discount off the cost of the class, at the following registration URL (don't forget the code!): http://www.eventbrite.com/event/5091340336 Here are the details: The Chef Introductory Workshop is a hands on training class for getting familiar with Chef for performing common automation tasks. By the end of this workshop, you'll be able to: * Set up a local workstation with Chef and connect to a Chef Server. * Describe the steps performed during a chef-client run * Describe Chef's Authentication Cycle * Build Chef roles using the Ruby DSL * Manipulate configuration through data in attributes * Use Chef's search API for dynamic configuration * List a number of additional resources that are available for help The Chef Introductory Workshop will be held on Tuesday, January 15th for this one-day workshop and begin your journey towards automation with Chef. The class location will be MicroTek, 1101 Vermont Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC. Don't forget to use promotional code "meetup" to receive 10% the cost of the class. Thanks.