Chef Training in Houston, TX, United States

Become a master in Chef by managing a large number of nodes on a single server

  • Install and configure Chef components using Chef Development Kit
  • Solve real business problems with an in-depth knowledge of Chef concepts
  • Facilitate Infrastructure Automation with Chef Cookbooks through this chef automation certification
  • 350,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month 
  • 100 + Countries and Counting 

Configure and Deploy Applications Successfully

Chef is a popular DevOps configuration management tool used to facilitate infrastructure automation. It easily integrates with cloud-based platforms, making configuring new machines as easy as writing a few lines of code. Since it can manage huge amounts of nodes on a single server, it's easy to handle and is suitable for both small and large businesses.

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Highlights

  • 24-Hour Live, Instructor-led Training

  • Industry-Validated Courseware

  • Immersive Learning with Hands-on Exercises

  • Gain Real-World Experience Through Projects

  • Regular Doubt-Clearing Sessions

  • Gain Proficiency in Chef Concepts

Become a Sought-After Developer with Chef

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Chef helps you move both applications and configurations from one cloud to another. So, it's no surprise that top companies use it. Amazon EC2, VMWare, IBM Smartcloud - you name the cloud provider, and you'll find that Chef is integrated with it. According to StackShare, companies like Upwork, Airbnb, Shopify and even Facebook use Chef in their tech stacks!

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Learn to work with Cloud infrastructure seamlessly with no downtime!

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Brilliant Track Record

KnowledgeHut has empowered over 350,000 professionals with skills and certifications in various domains.

Learn from Industry Experts

Interact and engage with certified instructors with a wealth of industry experience and a mastery of the subject.

Industry-Relevant Curriculum

Learn from the most up-to-date curriculum, designed keeping industry needs and latest technologies in mind.

Purpose-Based Learning

Go beyond theoretical or practical knowledge and understand the ‘what’, ‘why’, and ‘how’ of things.

Work-Like Experiences

Gain real-world experiences through projects and build a job-ready portfolio worthy of top companies.

Continual Learning Support

Strengthen your learning with self-paced videos, hands-on exercises, assignments, recall quizzes and more.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

Participants are required to have basic knowledge of the following:

  • Linux Administration
  • Networking
  • DevOps

Who Should Attend This Course

Systems Operations Personnel

Developers

Quality Analysts

Anyone looking to write Infrastructure as a Code

Anyone looking to become a DevOps professional

Schedules

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What You Will Learn

Chef Fundamentals

Learn Chef Configuration Management and how to deploy resources using Infrastructure as a code.

Chef Architecture

Better your understanding of Chef Architecture, and the primary building blocks of Chef.

Chef Environment

Understand and learn about Chef Concepts - Chef Development Kit, Nodes, Chef-Client and Chef Server.

Installation of Chef

Learn the process of installing the Chef Development Kit on Linux and setting up a server.

Recipes and Cookbooks

Understand what Recipes and Cookbooks are along with how to work with them as well as manage them.

Roles and Data Bags

Understand how data bags can be indexed for searching and how to define Role Based Access Control.

Skills You Will Gain

Chef Configuration Management

Deploying resources on Chef

Implementing Chef concepts

Using Chef Development Kit

Installing Chef

Setting up servers

Working with Recipes

Working with Cookbooks

Indexing data bags

Defining Role Based Access Control

Transform Your Workforce

Ensure Secure Applications and Infrastructure

Build your team of skilled DevOps Engineers and supercharge their Chef skills with this corporate training. No matter if it's an application and or infrastructure that you want to configure, you can do it securely and repeatedly. Put the Chef in DevOps engineering for all your developers!

  • Custom Training Solutions
  • Experiential Learning
  • Learn by Doing Approach
  • Immediately Applicable Skills

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Curriculum

Learning Objectives:

In this this module you will learn about how Chef can be used for Configuration Management and how to deploy resources using Infrastructure as a code.

Topics
  • Evolution of Infrastructure
  • Overview of Infrastructure as a Code
  • What is Configuration Management
  • Chef Overview
  • Case Study

Learning Objectives:

Understand about Chef Architecture & Building Blocks of Chef.

Topics
  • Chef Architecture
  • Chef Building Blocks
  • Case study
3.

Learning Objectives:

Learn about basics of Recipes, Recipes Attributes and working with Recipes.

Topics
  • Overview of Recipes and Recipes Attributes
  • Creating first Recipe
  • Syntax Check and Applying Recipes
  • Organizing Resources with Recipes

Learning Objectives:

Understand what a Cookbook is and how to create and work with Cookbooks using Knife utility.

Topics
  • Introduction to Cookbooks
  • Anatomy of Cookbook
  • Creating Cookbooks
  • Run and Manage Cookbooks
  • Case Study

Learning Objectives:

Learn about Chef Concepts - Chef Development Kit, Nodes, Chef-Client, and Chef Server.

Topics
  • Development Kit
  • Nodes
  • Chef-Client
  • Chef Server
  • Case Study

Learning Objectives:

Learn how to install Chef on Linux Machine.

Topics
  • Install Chef DK (Development Kit) on Chef Workstation
  • Setup a Chef Server
  • Create a Recipe or a Cookbook / download a Cookbook from Chef Supermarket in Workstation
  • Upload a Cookbook on the Chef Server
  • Connect a Node to the Chef Server
  • Deploy the Cookbook from the Server to the Node

Learning Objectives:

Understand how Chef Server uses Organizations, Groups, Users and Roles to define Role Based Access Control.

Topics
  • Organizations
  • Users
  • Groups
  • Roles
  • Case Study

Learning Objectives:

Understand how data bags can be indexed for searching.

Topics
  • What Are Data Bags
  • Creating User and Group Data Bags

Chef Training FAQ

Chef Training

During this 24-hour online Chef course, a variety of topics will be covered within Chef with the aim of making you an expert in the technology, capable of automating the configuration and deployment of infrastructure organization-wide.  The following are the practical skills you’ll gain on course completion:

  • Creating a Workstation Setup Recipe
  • Creating and managing Cookbooks using knife utility and Deploy Apache Webserver
  • Installing Chef on Linux Machines
  • Working with Organizations, Groups, Users and Roles
  • Building a Recipe to deploy Local User Account from Data Bags
  • Once you complete all the online Chef classes successfully, you will receive a course completion certificate.

By the end of this course, you would have gained knowledge on the basics of Chef and its architecture, use cases of Chef and how to leverage it to for easier Configuration Management using Automation.

All participants of this course should have a basic knowledge of Linux administration, DevOps, and networking.

The course aims to help you understand the following:

  • Basics of Chef and its advantages
  • How to develop infrastructure code locally and speed up development process
  • How to manage servers using Chef
  • How to manage Chef web applications and integrate them with cloud
  • How to test infrastructure code
  • How Chef helps in overall DevOps process

If you are someone interested and inclined towards DevOps as a career option, learning Chef will provide you with a good advantage. DevOps has gained a lot of reputation, both as a culture and process to develop, deploy and manage software applications and there are abundant opportunities in this space.

  • System admins who wish to learn about automation
  • System admins who wish to manage infrastructure at a large scale
  • IT Professionals/DevOps engineers who wish to automate without coding
  • IT Professionals/DevOps engineers looking to have a grip on configuration management
  • IT Professionals/DevOps engineers looking for career growth in the DevOps space
  • Beginners in the field of automation
  • Anyone who wants to be a DevOps professional

If you are someone interested and inclined towards DevOps as a career option, learning Chef will provide you with a good advantage. DevOps has gained a lot of reputation, both as a culture and process to develop, deploy and manage software applications and there are abundant opportunities in this space.

Chef has gained a lot of ground as one of the most preferred automation tools. So, having Chef skills will help you boost your career as a DevOps engineer.

Workshop Experience

This workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through an immersive learning experience platform, via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner.

Our instructors are developers who are experts in Chef with several years of industry experience. They also have hands-on experience and will be able to tell you the practical aspects of what you are learning.

Our courses are delivered through live interactive virtual classrooms. Our training focuses on interactive learning, split across hands-on exercises, discussions, and team collaboration, all facilitated by DevOps engineers with expert skills in Chef. The focus is on finding practical solutions to real-world scenarios in various strategic environments, both big and small.

Yes, your course material will be provided in advance. You will receive an email with a link to set your password a few days in advance of the scheduled course. You will have access to the study plan and all the course material.

The course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies.

Should you have any more questions, please email us on support@knowledgehut.com and we will be happy to get back to you.

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Chef Course in Houston, TX

Chef Certification course in Huston

Houston is the fourth most populous city in the United States. Spread over a total area of 627 square miles it is the eighth most expansive city in the United States. The city?s population includes people from various ethnic and religious backgrounds and has a growing number of international community. An Approach of the 20th century saw diversification in Houston?s economy. In 2006, Houston metropolitan area ranked first in Texas and third in the US in ?Best Places for Business and Careers? category by Forbes magazine. Houston bags the top ranking on ?Kiplinger's Personal Finance" Best Cities of 2008 list, which ranks cities on their local economy, employment opportunities, reasonable living costs and quality of life. In the same year, the city ranked second on the annual Fortune 500 list of company headquarters. You need the much-needed ammunition provided by the Chef training course in Huston for your professional growth and career enhancement in this city.


About Chef training program in Huston

Chef is a popular infrastructure automation tool which makes IT management much easier, more efficient and definitely more flexible. Chef has gained popularity for its concept of ?infrastructure as code? in which machine-readable files known as Chef recipes are used to define how computing hardware and the network infrastructure should be installed and configured. In the instructor-led Chef training, you will receive comprehensive hands-on training in this technology which will be a feather in your cap in DevOps. Register for this training today to avail the details regarding the cost, schedule and availability in your city.


Benefits

If you are looking to advance your career as an Information Technology professional, this workshop is just what the doctor has prescribed for you. This is an instructor-led training which will take you through the basic concepts about infrastructure, Chef Overview and Chef Architecture. This course is predominantly made up of hands-on sessions which will aim at providing an understanding of the technology and it also covers the basics of working with Recipes, Cookbooks and Data Bags. By the end of the training, you will be able to work in a real time environment using Chef for infrastructure deployment and management.


The KnowledgeHut Way

With our certified trainers and instructor-led classroom workshops you will be able to fully automate deployments both internal development and end-user systems, automate scaling of infrastructure and also make your infrastructure self-healing. Feedback throughout the training sessions will help you focus and learn better.

So what are you waiting for, hurry up and enrol in the Chef course in Huston today.

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