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Chef is a configuration management tool written in Ruby and Erlang. It uses a pure-Ruby, domain-specific language (DSL) for writing system configuration “recipes”. Chef is used to streamline the task of configuring and maintaining a company’s servers, and can integrate with cloud-based platforms such as Rackspace, Amazon EC2, Google Cloud Platform, OpenStack, SoftLayer and Microsoft Azure to automatically provision and configure new machines. Chef contains solutions for both small and large scale systems, with features and pricing for the respective ranges. Wikipedia

Backend Teardown: Muut

Muut is an embeddable commenting and forum system. It’s easily extended via JavaScript and fully styleable with CSS. Using Muut you can build an onsite community without having to resort to separate servers or a completely separate site. Read more