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Install and configure Chef server 12 on Ubuntu 16.04

Author image Simon Guyennet on Cloud, Automation, Chef

Chef is an awesome tool with which you can configure servers in an automatic fashion. It also ensures that the configuration of the servers doesn't change over time. This lab is a quick introduction on how to install Chef and how to use Chef to do a basic automation of a Linux server. Install Chef server Install Ubuntu 16.04 1- Choose the installer language. 2- Launch the installation. 3- Choose the system language. 4- Choose the system location. 5- Configure the keyboard. 6- Configure the network. 7- Configure the username and password. 8- Choose if your user home will...