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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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Chef Server 12.3.1 Release Announcement

Ohai Chefs, We’re pleased to announce that today we’ve released Chef Server 12.3.1. This is a small patch release that addresses severely degraded performance for nodes fetching cookbooks when all cookbooks have the same version number. Additionally, Chef Server now

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Guest Post: Chef Extension for Visual Studio Code

Stuart Preston is an incredibly valued member of the Chef community and has been a key contributor in making an awesome experience using Chef along with the Microsoft product line. Stuart’s most recent addition to the Chef ecosystem is an

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

Ohai Chefs! Iā€™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 Reporting 1.5.5

Ohai Chefs, We are pleased to announce that Chef Reporting 1.5.5 is now available. This release fixes several bugs and allows for the configuration of an external Postgres database. Changelog Some more insight into the changes with this release: This

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Chef Delivery at Ooyala

Ooyala is a cloud-based, software-as-a-service video platform that provides a complete range of services such as transcoding, content management, ad management and analytics. For the past year and a half, Ooyala has been using Chef to configure and provision its

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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 ā€“ November 3, 2015 ā€“ Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced at

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New Chef Integrations for Oracle Cloud

This morning at OpenWorld, Oracle formally launched Oracle Cloud and Chef is proud to be a strategic DevOps partner with this new offering. Oracle Cloud, Oracle’s new public cloud offering, is well-positioned to meet the needs of enterprises wishing to

Posted in cloud, community, knife, partners

Continuous Availability at IBM

IBM sponsors many well-known sporting events, such as the US Open and the Wimbledon Championships. The IBM Continuous Availability Services ā€“ Events Infrastructure (CAS-EI) is the team that operates and manages the very popular web sites for these events. For

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