Get started with Test Kitchen

In this tutorial, you'll learn how Test Kitchen helps speed up the development process by applying your infrastructure code on test environments from your workstation, before you apply your work in production.

Choose your server environment

Before you set up your workstation for local development, choose the server platform you want to manage. You'll likely want to continue with what you used for the Learn the Chef basics and Manage a node tutorials.

Click on one of the buttons below to select the kind of system you want to work with.

Here you'll work with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 or CentOS 7.

Here you'll work with Windows Server 2012 R2.

Here you'll work with Ubuntu 14.04.