Adam Jacob

Adam Jacob is the former CTO at Chef. A systems administrator for 25 years, he helped write Chef and Habitat, cofounded and is on the board of Chef Software, and is a passionate advocate for sustainable free and open source communities. He also likes beaches more than mountains, is allergic to plants, and gets nervous every time he speaks in public.


The Business of Open Source

June 3, 2020

How do you build a business around open source when you’re competing with AWS and the like? Chef’s answer: double down on Open Source.