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Chef + Microsoft Nano Server = Building Lightweight Infrastructure

As many of you know, we’ve been working extensively with the Microsoft team across Windows Server, Microsoft Azure, Visual Studio, and overall go-to-market efforts. Our collaboration continues this week at Microsoft’s BUILD conference in San Francisco, where we’re showcasing our

Guest post: From zero to Chef and from Chef to the cloud

This is a guest post by Marco Meinardi from our friends at Flexiant. Let’s say you need to deliver and operate an application in the cloud, at scale and velocity. Chef is of course essential for providing the automation that

Cloud Blueprints Give Developers Freedom to Innovate

This is a guest blog from Rodrigo Flores, managing director, Accenture Cloud Platform. Accenture joined Chef today in our new Partner Certification Program. As a community, cloud developers are not prone to follow specific directions to deliver an assignment. Like

Chef Log Management and Reporting w/ Technology Integration Partner Sumo Logic

This is a guest post by Sahir Azam, Director of Product Management @ Sumo Logic. Fellow Chef enthusiasts, we’re excited to lift the covers off some of the joint work between Chef and Sumo Logic! Sumo Logic is a SaaS

Chef and Canonical Partner to Integrate and Distribute Chef with Ubuntu

Chef Adds Support for Canonical’s Machine-As-A-Service, Enabling Easy, Automated Deployment of Bare Metal Resources in the Data Center and the Cloud; Canonical Packages Chef in the Ubuntu Distribution with Level One and Level Two Support SEATTLE and SANTA CLARA, Calif.

Chef Now Available in Azure Marketplace

We are excited to announce the availability of Chef in the Azure Marketplace. Users of Azure are now able to instantly launch a Chef server with the Management and Reporting features enabled. Coupled with the ability to launch Azure Virtual

Reflecting on re:Invent 2014

As I flew back to Seattle from AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas, I couldn’t help but think about how automation and the cloud have really become the new normal in IT.  And when I say “cloud,” I mean cloud as

Chef Launches Policy-Based Provisioning

Company Delivers Industry’s First Policy-Based Orchestration for Automating the Creation and Management of Compute Resources in Data Centers and the Cloud Chef to Demonstrate New Provisioning Capability at AWS re:Invent SEATTLE & LAS VEGAS — November 12, 2014 — Today

Chef is going BIG at AWS re:Invent

AWS re:Invent is just around the corner and all of us here at Chef are pretty fired up.  The show is sold out, so hopefully you were able to snag tickets. The biggest cloud event of the year will be

Chef Bootcamps @ AWS Pop-Up Loft

A couple weeks ago we teamed with our friends at Amazon Web Services (AWS) in the reopening of the AWS Pop-Up Loft. The Loft offers us a unique opportunity to connect with and support any and everyone looking to make