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Chef and VMware: Better Together

Chef has long since offered great integrations with VMware’s vSphere product line, including knife-vsphere and chef-provisioning-vsphere (which also includes a Test Kitchen driver!). These integrations, created by awesome members of the Chef community, allow VMware administrators and end users to

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Chef Marketplace 0.0.2 Released

Ohai Chefs! I’m pleased to announce that Chef Marketplace 0.0.2 has been released and new AMI’s are available on the Amazon Marketplace.  Here are some of this release’s highlights: New chef-marketplace Omnibus package Chef Analytics support New chef-marketplace-ctl commands Chef

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Chef Raises $40 Million in Funding Amidst Record Demand for DevOps

DFJ Growth Leads Series E Round, Hewlett Packard Ventures Makes Strategic Investment in Chef SEATTLE – September 9, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced it has closed a $40 million Series E funding round. The

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Chef Now Available on Microsoft Azure

New Collaboration Enables Enterprises to Migrate Workloads to Azure, Create Hybrid Clouds, and Easily Manage Heterogeneous Environments Across Windows and Linux SEATTLE – September 9, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced new availability of Chef

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Chef Server 12.2.0 Release Announcement

Ohai Chefs! I’m happy to announce that Chef Server 12.2.0 is now live on Hosted Chef, and is also available for download on the Chef Downloads Page and via our Apt/RPM repositories. Here are some of this release’s highlights: External

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Chef Push 2.0 alpha is available

Push 2.0 alpha is out This has all of the major features planned for 2.0, including: Encryption Output capture Environment control Server Sent Event (SSE) feeds This is an alpha release, so there will be bugs. Please file issues as you

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Chef and AWS Bring DevOps to AWS London Loft

Chef and AWS Meet the Rising Demand for DevOps Training in the UK LONDON – Aug. 20, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced it is bringing its DevOps expertise to the new Amazon Web Services

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Chef to Support IBM’s Linux on z Systems

Chef 12 Client and Server Will Integrate with Enterprise Linux on IBM’s Mainframe, Extending Companies’ Ongoing Engineering Collaboration SEATTLE – August 17, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced it is collaborating with IBM to deliver

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Chef Reporting 1.5.1 Released

Ohai Chefs, We are pleased to announce that Chef Reporting 1.5.1 is now available. This release improves the scalability and performance for customers running Chef Reporting for large infrastructures. What’s New? Chef Reporting 1.5.1 now offers performance improvements that are

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Announcing new dates for ChefConf 2016

A few months ago, we announced ChefConf 2016 would be in Austin, TX, May 9-11, at the beautiful JW Marriott hotel. Many of you in the community were excited about the location, which boasts tremendous culture, food, outdoor activity, nightlife,

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