Project Spotlight: Chef
Jul 02, 2011, 20:00 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Chef is a programming method to keep multiple systems in sync.
One of the big problems we have in computer science and engineering
in general is that if I deploy code to five servers, and then work
on those five servers independently, they gradually drift further
and further out of sync.
"So Chef, in a nutshell, is a system that allows you to control
the content on multiple servers in one place and keep them in sync.