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Office Hour with Spencer Krum (HP) and William Van Hevelingen (Portland State University)

Spencer Krum (IBM), William Van Hevelingen (Portland State University)
Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table D)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

Spencer and William are ready to talk about all things Puppet related. They’ll also answer questions about:

  • Using Hiera to manage data
  • Interfacing with the community
  • Module best practices and testing
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Spencer Krum


I work on Puppet and CI for the Openstack project with HP!

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William Van Hevelingen

Portland State University

William Van Hevelingen started with Linux and configuration management as part of the Computer Action Team’s Braindump program at Portland State University. He worked on the Wintel, Nix, and Networking teams as a volunteer and later as a student worker helping to manage hundreds of workstations, servers, and networking infrastructure. William now works full time for the Computer Action Team (TheCAT), which provides IT for the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science at Portland State University, as the Unix Team lead. He helps teach the Unix portion of the CAT’s Braindump program, covering topics like web servers, databases, storage, virtualization, and Puppet. William is a co-author of Pro Puppet 2nd Edition and Beginning Puppet book which is to be released in late 2014.