In this chapter, we're going to pull together the concepts of the earlier chapters to deliver the software-defined data center in the traditional on-premise model. The reader will take control of their traditional data center, integrating Chef into industry-wide compute deployment and configuration environments.
"The secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside."
The following topics will be covered in this chapter:
VMware is the blue 600-pound gorilla in the data center. If you have any exposure to virtualization in a corporate setting, then the odds are that ...