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Configuration Management with Chef-Solo by Naveed ur Rahman

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An overview of Chef

The idea of Chef is to automate the whole process; it is rare that any single individual knows everything in such a large infrastructure. Also, Chef has a large community that participates to solve large problems.

The basic principle of Chef is that the user knows each bit of the environment; for example which are the packages that need to be installed, requirements of your applications, and so on. The best person for any application development is the team who developed the system. While creating a system, they can write down the requirements and easily convert them into Ruby code.

Moreover, any large organization uses a number of different packages to handle web applications, for instance, you have a Python application, running ...

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