devopsdays Silicon Valley 2016
June 24 - 25, 2016 (Fri - Sat)
The Evolution of Automation Fri, 24 Jun 2016 4:30pm (30m) Main Track, Hahn Auditorium
We’ll talk about the fundamentals of automation, what we’ve learned over multiple generations of tooling and research, and discuss the path forward.
Adam Jacob is CTO and co-founder of Chef and the creator of Chef. Prior to Chef, he founded HJK Solutions, an automated infrastructure consultancy. During two years at HJK, he built new infrastructures for 15 different startups. Including his time at HJK, Adam has 13 years of experience as a systems administrator, systems architect, and tools developer. He has been responsible for large production infrastructures, internal corporate automation, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance efforts.