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Chef Client 12.2.0 Released

Ohai Chefs, We’ve just released Chef Client 12.2.0. This release includes bug fixes as well couple of new goodies… we hope you enjoy them. You can check out the CHANGELOG for a full set of the changes. What’s New Policyfile

Chef Client 12.1.2 Released

Today we have pushed a small bugfix release of the Chef Client. This release includes some critical updates for some users, and includes a new version of OpenSSL. Changelog Issue 3022: Homebrew Cask install fails Issue 3059: Chef 12.1.1 yum_package

Chef Announces James Casey as New Vice President of Engineering

Casey to Lead Company’s High-Velocity Engineering Practice in Rapidly Delivering Innovation to Customers; Analytics Expert Nicole Forsgren, Ph.D., Joins Chef to Bolster Data-Driven Continual Development Process SEATTLE – March 23, 2015 –Chef, the leader in high-velocity IT automation, today announced

Standard Bank: Our DevOps Journey (Part 5)

This is the fifth entry in our ongoing, bi-weekly series examining our customer Standard Bank’s DevOps journey. You can read the first entry here, the second entry here, the third entry here, and the fourth entry here. Continue below for part

Single chef-client run with multiple reboots on Windows

This post originally appeared on Chef engineer Alex Vinyar’s blog. To teach is to learn… …or something along these lines. “How do I manage reboots with chef-client on Windows” is a question I hear every so often. So, this time

Enterprise Chef 11.3.0 Release

In January we released Chef analytics 1.1 which added some great new features including a flexible rules engine for notifications inline diffs in the actions view a new webhook notification destination At the time of the release, Chef analytics relied

Chef Client 12.1.0 Multipackage Installs

This is a guest post by Phil Dibowitz, Production Engineer at Facebook At the Chef Community Summit this year, as with all Summits, there was a Hack Day. My hack project was to extend Chef’s package resource to be able

Chef Client 12.1.0 Released

Ohai Chefs, Today, we’re excited to announce that Chef Client 12.1.0 is now available. This release brings with it many new features and bug fixes. Below are some of the highlights. For more information, check out the changelog, release notes,

Standard Bank: Our DevOps Journey (Pt. 4)

This is the fourth entry in our ongoing, bi-weekly series examining our customer Standard Bank’s DevOps journey. You can read the first entry here, the second entry here and the third entry here. Continue below for part four. This post

ChefConf Talk Spotlight: A sobering journey from Parse / Facebook

We’re five weeks away from ChefConf 2015 and we’re filling seats fast, so, if you haven’t already, register today and guarantee your seat at the epicenter of DevOps. Continuing our series of spotlights on the tremendous talks, workshops, and sponsors