Adam Jacob

Adam Jacob


Adam Jacob is a Co-Founder of Chef Software, Inc. and the creator of the Chef open-source project. Prior to Chef, he founded HJK Solutions, an automated infrastructure consultancy.

Including his time at HJK, Adam has 13 years of experience as a systems administrator, systems architect, and tools developer. He has been responsible for large production infrastructures, internal corporate automation, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance efforts.

Areas of expertise

DevOps, systems management, IT automation, agile software