Bakh is a Solutions Architect at CHEF and he specializes in Delivery - CHEF's new tool for Continuous Integration and Collaboration. Bakh has been with the company since 2013. In this role, Bakh has helped dozens of organizations and hundreds of individuals begin their journey to automation and DevOps. From being a sysadmin to independent consultant to IT lead to product and operations manager - Bakh has worn many hats in his 14+ years in the industry and this gives him a sense of insight and empathy into the challenges and problems that teams face every day.
Let's talk about the state of Automation with Chef. Some of the topics we'll cover are ChefDK, using Chef in Azure, using Community Cookbooks, using PowerShell DSC (Desired State Configuration) to automate Windows with Chef.