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Chef Client 12.7 Released

We just released Chef Client 12.7.2 and it is available via the downloads page. Here are some highlights of this release: Updates to versioning specification We recently updated the versioning specification in our release process to facilitate faster releases with

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Update on native 64-bit Windows Chef Client

It’s been a while since we had an update on the status of the native 64-bit Windows Chef client While we have been busy shipping a myriad of new releases and features since Nov, we have not forgotten the 64-bit

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Chef Server 12.4.1 Release

Ohai Chefs, We’re pleased to announce that today we’ve released Chef Server 12.4.1. This is a patch to fix upgrades from Chef Server 11 to Chef Server 12.4. To see the full list of changes, visit the changelog. The release can

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ChefConf 2016 – Build. Deliver. Delight.

If you’ve been to ChefConf before, you know it’s not your typical tech conference. If you haven’t, this is your year. Our annual get together is like a huge family reunion open to everyone that celebrates a vibrant and passionate

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

Note: there is an update to this post here. 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.

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Custom Resources in Chef Client 12.5

On October 28, 2015, Chef Principal Engineer John Keiser presented a webinar on Custom Resources in Chef Client 12.5. John introduced the concept of the custom resource, explained why you would want to write one, introduced the language concepts, and walked through

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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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ChefDK 0.9 Released

We’re pleased to announce the release of ChefDK 0.9 today, which you can obtain via our downloads page. This release is primarily to upgrade the embedded version of Chef Client to 12.5, which is being released today. You can read

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Chef Client 12.5 Released

We’re very excited to announce the release of Chef Client 12.5, which you can obtain via our downloads page. This release has several important new features that we’d like to highlight, so read on for more details. New custom resource

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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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