Scott is a member of Chef’s Customer and Community team – championing successful manufacturing patterns and delightful experiences in automation to enterprise customers large and small. Prior to working at Chef he spent a decade working in the computer vertical space, actually manufacturing Disk Drives, Motherboards, PC’s, Tape Drives, Mobile Phones, and others using a variety of technologies. Subsequently he moved into automation in software and has been automation/Performance tuning with Bluechip companies for the last 15 years. He lives in Helsinki, Finland and when he’s not traveling enjoys long walks and the company of good friends.
Experiences from implementing chef in the enterprise
Discussion on the challenges of using chef in the enterprise, the short term compromises that sometimes have to be made, the criticality of choosing tools that are fit for purpose, and generating critical mass, to keep the journey to devops on track.