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Nordstrom turning over Chef-Vault ownership to Chef

This is a guest post from our friend Doug Ireton at Nordstrom, detailing key information about the transfer of ownership for Chef-Vault from the Nordstrom team to Chef. What is chef-vault? Chef-Vault is a tool to help engineers securely manage

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Pre-release Announcement : Native 64-bit Windows Chef Client

Ohai Chefs! I’m happy to share some exciting news for our Windows users – we now have a native 64-bit Chef Client available for you to download and try out here. This version of Chef Client includes a 64-bit version

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Voting now open for the Chef Board of Governance (CBGB)

Ohai Chefs! On October 13th 2015 we announced the Chef Board of Governance (CBGB). Thanks to all of you who have nominated candidates. Today – with a slight delay for which we apologize (looks like the recent launch got the

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Chef Business Momentum Continues to Surge with Top 100 Ranking in Deloitte’s 2015 Technology Fast 500™

Ranked 51st Fastest Growing Company in North America with Revenue Growth of 1,822 Percent as Enterprises in Every Industry Adopt DevOps to Become Software-Driven SEATTLE – November 13, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced it

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Chef Server 12.3.0 Release Announcement

Ohai Chefs! I’m happy to announce that Chef Server 12.3.0 is now available for download on the Chef Server Downloads Page and via our Apt/RPM repositories. Here are some highlights from this release: Node API change to include Policy support.

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Chef Compliance is now available on the AWS Marketplace

Ohai Chefs! We’re pleased to announce that our new Chef Compliance offering is now available in the AWS Marketplace.  Like our existing Chef Server AMI’s, there are seven AMI’s that come fully licensed in range of different node counts. These

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The Road to InSpec

On Tuesday, we announced the release of the InSpec infrastructure testing framework as part of the release of Chef Compliance. Today we would like to dive into how and why we decided to create InSpec, from its journey as a

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Chef Begins New Era of DevOps for the Enterprise with Release of New Products

Releases Chef Delivery for Full-Stack Workflow Automation; Introduces Chef Compliance to Help Enterprises Best Meet Stringent Regulatory Requirements for Compliance and Security SEATTLE and LONDON – November 3, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced at

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Chef Announces Nathen Harvey as new Vice President of Community Development

Chef was born in the open source community and has always had a foundation in open source. As the company, community, and framework have grown, so has the commitment to our community. As we work with our customers, we are

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Chef Board of Governance (CBGB) Nominations Now Open

Chef was designed from the outset to have a very open structure, including open design, open contribution, and consistent use of tools across the project. Given the large numbers of contributors, users, and companies with a stake in the future

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