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Tuesday, May 15 • 9:00am - 5:00pm
Chef 101 Workshop - Focus on Systems Administration & Engineering (SOLD OUT)

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This is a full day hands on workshop intended to solve common problems for system administrators using Chef. We will walk through installing and configuring several components, including:

  • Nagios
  • Postfix
  • NTP
  • User management

The goal is to be immediately productive and relevant to areas that system administrators are concerned with automating.

Attendees should have experience administering Linux/Unix systems and be comfortable working with the command-line. Attendees should also bring a laptop to work on that has VMware Workstation/Fusion or Oracle VirtualBox to run the provided virtual machine image. Attendee system requirements will be sent to those who have registered prior to the workshop.

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Sean OMeara

Technical Evangelist at Opscode Sean OMeara is a Senior Technical Evangelist and Consultant for Opscode. He has over 13 years of systems administration experience, and is an expert in configuration management techniques and infrastructure automation.
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Aaron Peterson

Senior Technical Evangelist, Opscode
Technical Evangelist at Opscode Aaron Peterson is a seasoned systems and networking engineer serving as a Technical Evangelist for Opscode. He has wielded real-time command-line kung fu to tens of thousands of servers at once and automated global production infrastructure at Amazon.com. He is excited about information design and visualization, scale, and analysis.
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Matt Ray

Director of Partner Integration, Chef Software, Inc.
Matt Ray is an open source hacker working as the Director of Partner Integration for the systems automation platform and company Chef. He is an active open source contributor, resides in Austin, blogs at LeastResistance.net and is @mattray on Twitter, IRC and GitHub.
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Joshua Timberman

Senior Technical Evangelist at Opscode, Inc. | | Joshua Timberman has over 12 years experience in Linux and Unix system administration. His background includes deploying highly available enterprise application environments and providing internal infrastructure services and team-based training. Joshua works for Opscode as a technical program manager, where he is responsible for Opscode\'s open source Chef cookbooks and Chef Fundamentals... Read More →
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Mandi Walls

Senior Technical Evangelist at Opscode | Mandi has been working in operations environments big and small for the past 15 years. She\'s been to school a lot. Mandi likes bunnies, except the dust kind.

Tuesday May 15, 2012 9:00am - 5:00pm
Salon G-J

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