Upcoming Events

CFEngine Office Hour

The best event there is to get your answers

coffe-hour Just the right time and place to meet up with other CFEngineers worldwide. During this weekly coffee hour, there will always be at least one very experienced CFEngine person attending ensuring that you can bring even your toughest technical questions. Please hang out or just listen in on this informal meeting.

We meet at 10am Eastern Standard Time (US) – 16:00 Central European time

Join the Google Hang-out session, by clicking here

Meet our very own Nick Anderson #vBrownBag DevOps Series

DevOps and configuration management

Starting on October 1st and going through at least January, the ProfessionalVMware.com #vBrownBag podcast will bring you a series designed to prepare and strengthen your DevOps knowledge and skill set.

Configuration Management: CFEngine with Nick Anderson

Automating System Administration with CFEngine 3

CFEngine Hands-on training in Los Angles

Brian Bennett, Vertical Sysadmin, Inc., authorized CFEngine trainer

Who should attend this course:
Anyone with at least a basic knowledge of system administration interested in increasing operational efficiency and sysadmin happiness.

What you will take back to work:
A thorough grounding in automating system administration using CFEngine 3 and the ability to implement configuration policies on your systems. You will be able to automatedly handle and control files, processes, packages, and commands, all resulting in Correct and Known Configuration on your servers. You will know how to set up CFEngine client-server, so that you can use it at scale.

Requirements:
Attendees are expected to be familiar with command-line Linux/UNIX utilities and basic system administration tasks (installation software, setting up networking, etc). Each attendee will be asked to bring a laptop with two VMs installed that can talk to each other (one VM should be able to SSH into the other) for the client-server configuration exercise.

Place:
Amazon
40 Pacifica
Irvine, CA 92656
Time:
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:00 AM –
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 5:00 PM (PST)

Note: We have sufficient registrations and this course is guaranteed to run.

Click here to learn more and register