O'Reilly logo

DevOps for VMware Administrators by Trevor A. Roberts Jr., Yvo van Doorn, Egle Sigler, Josh Atwell

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 8. Systems Management Tasks with Chef

So with that newfound Chef knowledge, let’s put it to use by maintaining some of your virtual infrastructure with VMware. This chapter covers the signup process for hosted Chef, explains what community cookbooks are, and walks through at least two use cases using community cookbooks. This chapter also covers more Knife capabilities to help set you up for Chapter 9.

Topics covered in this chapter include the following:

Image Signing up for hosted Chef

Image Community cookbooks

Setting up system management

Configuring ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required