Class Details

Price: $1,495

2-Day Course Includes:

  • Hands-on exercises in addition to training instruction
  • Courseware books, notepads, pens, highlighters and other materials
  • Full breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available throughout the day
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - *only at participating locations


Course Outline

Module 1: Why write tests? Why is it that hard?

Module 2: Writing a test first

Module 3: Refactoring cookbooks with tests

Module 4: Faster feedback with unit testing

Module 5: Testing resources in recipes

Module 6: Refactoring to attributes

Module 7: Refactoring to multiple platforms

Module 8: Approaches to extending resources

Module 9: Why use custom resources

Module 10: Creating a custom resource

Module 11: Refining a custom resource

Module 12: Ohai

Module 13: Ohai plugins

Module 14: Creating an Ohai plugin

Module 15: Tuning Ohai


At the end of this course, participants will have created a code repository that can be applied to solve the unique challenges they face in their infrastructure.