Brendan Strejcek

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Biography

Brendan Strejcek is a consultant and Unix expert. He focuses on automating systems spanning multiple nodes, particularly with Cfengine, which he has been using since 2003. He is active in the Cfengine user community and is involved with the launch of Cfengine 3, a next generation configuration management framework.

He currently works for OANDA, an online currency brokerage based in Toronto.

Sessions for this user

* Configuration Management Panel

Configuration management tools are finally coming into their own. Powerful, automated infrastructure management is now available in a wide variety of open source tools. Tools written in different languages, using varying operational methodologies and embracing differing philosophies. Come meet some of the creators and maintainers of these cutting edge tools like cfengine, Puppet, AutomateIT, Chef, and bcfg2 and quiz them in the why and hows of their tools and the philosophies behind them.
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James Turnbull, Igal Koshevoy, Luke Kanies, Narayan Desai, Adam Jacob, Brendan Strejcek