_ DevOps Foundation

software course category

DevOps Foundation training gives attendees a solid foundation for managing dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of servers using Chef, the operations management platform used by Facebook, Target, Nordstrom, and many other successful enterprises. This course supports both Linux and Windows platforms.


Use Chef Configuration Management
Manage a large number of servers
Manage and integrate Linux and Windows platforms




2 days


All students should have experience in:
- Writing code (of just about any flavor) in a text editor
- Working on the command line
- Basic system administration – installing packages, configuring those packages, starting a service


What is DevOps – a brief introduction
Using Chef resources – the building blocks
Building Chef recipes and cookbooks
Collecting details about the system via Ohai
Attributes – writing dynamic code
Managing data with templates
Advanced templating – passing in variables
Workstation setup
Centralizing management with Chef Server
Using Community Cookbooks
Automating chef-client runs
Managing a multi-node infrastructure
Simplification and scalability through Roles
Power automation – invoking Chef Search
Staging versus Production - Environments
Using Databags to create user accounts on servers


_ Classes

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Our Delivery

Online or On-site delivery

We created a personalized delivery strategy by offering blended learning​

Communities of practice

Find a bunch of people who are on the same page with you.

Engaged learning

Engaging platform with gamification for collaboration and friendly competition.

Interactive training

Interactive online trainings and live webinars available.

Learning efficiency

A special learning environment can boost learning efficiency.

Learning everywhere

Available anywhere and anytime, on your phone, computer or tablet.


Can you organise virtual training sessions or only face to face trainings?​

Yes, you can choose an online or an offline training session. We use Knolyx, an e-learning platform, to make the process of online training and mobile learning delivery as efficient as a face-to-face training session. You can check here a complete list of features set.

Should we deliver online or
offline classes?

That’s up to you. We offer you an efficient learning environment and you can use it according to your needs: either online or offline. Nobody knows better than you and your team what you need, so we do not imposed some predefined criteria, we adapt to yours.

Can you customize courses to suit our particular requirements?​

Yes. We offer training consultancy and we establish the most appropriate courses according to the specific needs and business objectives of your company.