The Joy of Cooking - Whip up a Rails environment with Chef

A session at RubyNation 2012

Saturday 24th March, 2012

2:30pm to 3:10pm (EST)

You've heard of Chef, Puppet, and other frameworks that can help you build out your infrastructure. You've been meaning to play around with one or more of them for some time now. Now's your chance; Start cooking up on your own servers!

In this tutorial, we'll provide an introduction to Chef with a focus on what you'll need to know to get a Rails application up and running.

Topics include:

  • Introduction to Chef
  • Provisioning an environment for a Rails application
  • Deploying with Capistrano

You won't be ready to compete in Iron Chef, but you will be ready to serve up your own Rails environment in no time.

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Nathen Harvey

VP, Community Development at Chef (http://chef.io)

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Time 2:30pm3:10pm EST

Date Sat 24th March 2012

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