SXSW Interactive 2016

Automate Your Drupal Setup With Chef


Chef is the leading automation platform in our industry today, people anywhere from engineering to operations are able to configure their systems while keeping it both reliable and scalable.

We'll use the power of automation with Chef to install the setup a fully functioning Drupal cluster. Learn how to take a vanilla Ubuntu server to having all of the prerequisites installed and Drupal up and running. We'll also use Chef to manage the appropriate configuration files so that we can dynamically make changes whenever we need to without manual intervention.

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  1. How can I automate my software installation so that I can consistently deliver software at speed?
  2. What is a real life use case for automation in our industry?
  3. How can Chef make me better at what I do today and allow me to innovate faster?


  • Andre Elizondo, Automation Engineer, Chef
  • Sean Carolan, Solutions Architect, Chef


Andre Elizondo, Automation Engineer, Chef

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