Our Books

Our blogging activities have lead us to writing three books in the recent years.

Lean Bites

Lean Bites – How to create flow in your organization

Learn how to leverage the lean principles behind DevOps and make your organization create more value faster. Enjoy the chef’s selection of the very best articles from “Agile Web Development & Operations”.

Chef Cookbook - Third Edition

Chef Cookbook – Third Edition

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The third edition.


Chef Infrastructure Automation Cookbook – Second Edition

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After more than 4.000 copies sold and 2 years after the 1st edition it was time to update the book.

The Chef Infrastructure Automation Cookbook – Second Edition contains over 80 practical recipes on everything you will need to automate your infrastructure using Chef. The book is packed with illustrated code examples to automate your server and cloud infrastructure.

Praise For The Second Edition

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Almost every common Chef task covered!
…Upon reading the second edition, I’m still able to have some “a-ha” moments, and further my understanding…

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Great book to learn from
…I was concerned that the recipe format would not be best for a beginner but it has great step-by-step guides in here that will bring you up to speed quickly. Highly recommend for those just learning Chef.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Five Stars
Jumps right to the solutions … and rationale behind them are explained … less water, more code 🙂

Praise For The First Edition

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Chef documentation made clear 🙂

this book managed to glue all the information togetherI`m using it today as a first go-to documentation page.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Amazingly comprehensive for a large problem set

this book is quickly becoming an essential tool. The author has done a great job of picking up a number of best practices and boiling this down into simple explainable steps.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Great tool and a great book

Chef Infrastructure Automation Cookbook is a must read. Among Chef framework itself, it also covers techniques such as testing, as well as integration with tools and technologies like Vagrant and AWS, with excellent examples

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Great book to get you started

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Chef Infrastructure Automation Cookbook – First Edition

For systems administrators and developers this book could revolutionize your cloud and server infrastructure through automation. Packed with real world situations and practical recipes, it’s a dazzling insight into Chef.

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