Rakuten is a Japan-based company with a mission to focus on speed and quality. In today’s world, that means its software has to be constantly optimized. Its infrastructure needs to be ready for continuous automation, a core theme at ChefConf, the annual conference from Chef. We talked with Ken Cheney, chief marketing officer at Chef, and Graham Weldon of Rakuten about the shift to continuous automation and the requirements it brings.
1:04: Why continuous automation was the theme at ChefConf 2017.
3:09: The challenges Rakuten has faced with speed and automation.
10:27: How compliance fits into Chef and ChefConf.
15:30: Exploring Rakuten’s use of InSpec.
20:04: Keeping track of the tooling ecosystem .
22:32: How Chef is managing application performance and scaling complexities.
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