Develop Intelligence
Chef Essentials
Learn the architecture of Chef, the use of Chef Development Kit (ChefDK), and associated tools.

The Chef Essentials training course is a comprehensive instructor­ led course covering the basic architecture of Chef, the use of Chef Development Kit (ChefDK), and associated tools. Development, engineering, and operations staff will learn to use Chef to automate the configuration, deployment, and management of server infrastructure. Participants will also learn how to test their configurations. Each of the core units in this course has hands ­on exercises to reinforce the material. At the end of the course, students will have a code repository that can be used and modified to solve real business problems.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Create and manage a code repository that can be used and modified to solve real business problems
This course will be delivered in 2 Days

DI will work with you and your team to define the most appropriate delivery structure, schedule and dates. Structure, schedule and dates will be determined by project schedule, team availability and classroom availability. And of course, it will also be determined by DI’s instructor availability.

In the Chef Essentials training course you’ll learn: 


  • Chef resources 

  • Cookbooks 

  • chef­client 

  • Testing cookbooks 

  • Details about the system 

  • Desired state and data 

  • Workstation installation 

  • ChefDK 

  • The Chef server 

  • Community cookbooks 

  • Managing multiple nodes 

  • Roles 

  • Search 

  • Environments 

  • Further resources 


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