Certified Chef Developer Basic Chef Fluency Badge

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Anthony James
Anthony is the founder/CEO of Linux Academy, and instructs courses on AWS, DevOps, and Linux. When not creating and maintaining a variety of courses, he is leading the Linux Academy content & code team.

Introduction

Course and Chef Certification Overview

00:06:43

Setting Up the Lab Environment

00:04:27

Resources

Understanding Chef and Chef Convergence

00:06:25

Common Chef Resources

00:18:15

Default Resource Actions

00:02:06

Applying Chef Resources Hands On

00:15:36

Working with not_if and only_if Guards

00:16:31

Extending Chef with Custom Resources

00:06:06

Recipes and Cookbooks

Understanding Chef Recipes and Run Lists

00:13:30

Understanding Chef Cookbooks

00:06:26

Generating a Cookbook

00:03:08

Cookbook Pro-Tips

00:11:49

Chef Server

Chef Server

00:03:07

Installing Chef Server

00:12:12

Chef-Repo, Setting Up the Work Station, and Bootstrapping A Node

00:13:52

Configuring Git

00:08:17

Chef Solo vs Chef Zero vs Chef Server

00:04:22

Chef Client, Nodes and Run Lists

Building A Quick Apache Cookbook

00:11:06

Managing Node Run_Lists

00:16:58

Chef-Client Configuration

00:03:17

Nodes and Search

Node Object

00:03:06

Working With Ohai and Node Attributes

00:14:02

Understanding Search

00:07:44

knife Search

00:07:06

Roles and Environments

Setting Up A New Node

00:09:35

Understanding Roles

00:08:59

Creating Roles

00:13:39

Example: Using Search In Recipes

00:04:26

Understanding Environments

00:04:34

Bootstrapping The Staging Node

00:08:56

Creating And Using Environments

00:06:03

Infrastructure As Code

Infrastructure as Code

00:07:00

Desired State Configuration

Imperative Vs Declarative Approach To Configuration Management

00:07:01

Pull vs Push Approach

00:04:24

Windows DSC

00:01:39

Removing Resources From Recipes

00:01:23

Chef Supermarket

Chef Supermarket

00:03:13

Using A Private Supermarket

00:03:51

Test Kitchen

Test Kitchen

00:08:34

Test Kitchen Hands On Example

00:08:17

Chef Offerings

Open Source vs. Premium

00:03:58

Habitat

00:03:49

Chef Compliance and InSpec

00:04:30

Chef Automate: Overview

00:05:48

Chef Automate: Workflow

00:08:04

Quiz: Practice Exam

Conclusion

Where To Go Next

00:01:06

Exercise: Chef Fluency Badge Certification test coupon code

00:30:00

Details

This course is designed to prepare you for the Chef Fluency Badge exam. This is one of the core badges required for all Certified Chef paths. This course is geared towards the badge requirements and provides a hands-on experience to managing Chef. You will be learning the concepts using slides and Linux Academy lab servers to dive in and start using Chef for real.

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