Category: Chef

Manage Azure virtual machine using Chef

  We already saw how install Chef Server and how configure a Windows Server using Chef. Now, let’s look around the creation of an Azure VM using Chef. Knife-Azure gem provides all you need to handle an Azure account, so let’s install the Knife-Azure gem 🙂…

Configure Windows with Chef

  In a previous post we saw how to install and configure our Chef server. Now it’s time to see how to configure our Windows server. Chef cookbooks share the same layout regardless the target operating system….

Chef installation & Configuration

  It’s the first post of, i hope, a very long series about Chef. Chef is a powerful tool which brings all you need in order to automate the configuration of all your systems. At first it was developed for Linux platforms, but you can also automate the management of your Windows systems. It’s a…