Mitchell Hashimoto is a passionate engineer, professional speaker, and entrepreneur. Mitchell has been creating and contributing to open source software for almost a decade. Mitchell speaks at dozens of conferences about his work, such as VelocityConf, OSCON, FOSDEM, and more. Mitchell is the founder of HashiCorp, a company whose goal is to make the best DevOps tools in the world, including Vagrant. Prior to HashiCorp, Mitchell spent five years as a web developer and another four as an operations engineer.
As the number of developers on a project, the number of projects in an organization, or the complexity of a single project increases, it also becomes increasingly difficult to keep development environments operational. From changing dependencies and differing server versions … read more
"Overall, I felt this book provided a good broad overview of Vagrant, and would be sufficient for a developer who wants to create simple sandboxed environments for testing code. It's also an ideal starting point from which you can jump off into the more comprehensive online reference documentation."
--Paul Waring, FLOSS UK/UKUUG Newsletter, September 2013