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Test Kitchen

Integration tool for developing and testing infrastructure code and software on isolated target platforms
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What is Test Kitchen?

Test Kitchen has a static, declarative configuration in a .kitchen.yml file at the root of your project. It is designed to execute isolated code run in pristine environments ensuring that no prior state exists. A plugin architecture gives you the freedom to run your code on any cloud, virtualization, or bare metal resources and allows you to write acceptance criteria in whatever framework you desire.
Test Kitchen is a tool in the Continuous Integration category of a tech stack.
Test Kitchen is an open source tool with 1.9K GitHub stars and 583 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Test Kitchen's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Test Kitchen?

7 companies reportedly use Test Kitchen in their tech stacks, including 500px, stackstorm, and Vagas.com.

31 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Test Kitchen.
Pros of Test Kitchen
Automated testing
Detect bugs in cook books
Integrates well with vagrant
Can containerise tests in Docker
Integrates well with puppet

Test Kitchen Alternatives & Comparisons

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