automation. • Helping hundreds of companies develop fully automated infrastructure behind the firewall and in the cloud. • Supported by a community of thousands of users. • A member of the DevOps movement. • Committed to driving next-generation infrastructure development.
Code. Chef enables people to easily build & manage complex & dynamic applications at massive scale • New model for describing infrastructure that promotes reuse • Programmatically provision and configure • Reconstruct business from code repository, data backup, and bare metal resources Chef is an automation platform for developers & systems engineers to continuously define, build, and manage infrastructure. CHEF USES: “ ”
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