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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 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 – November 3, 2015 – Chef, the leader in automation for DevOps, today announced at

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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 – Events Infrastructure (CAS-EI) is the team that operates and manages the very popular web sites for these events. For

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Gannett Accelerates Application Deployment from Weeks to Minutes with Chef on AWS

Leading Media Company Automates Full Stack to Enable Continuous Delivery; Presents Results at AWS re:Invent 2015 Chef Achieves New AWS Partner Network DevOps Competency and Advanced Partner Status in APN SEATTLE and LAS VEGAS – October 6, 2015 – Chef,

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An update on Chef

In the Northwest we’ve gone very quickly from summer to Fall.  And what a summer it was.  In fact, 2015 is clearly shaping up to be a record year across all of our key metrics: revenue, new customers, and partnerships.

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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 and DevOps at JustGiving

JustGiving is the world’s largest fundraising platform. In the last twelve months, JustGiving has helped tens of millions of people raise over $700,000,000 dollars. This post describes how JustGiving uses Chef and DevOps to help manage its infrastructure and create

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Videos of Customer Success with Chef

Chef is everywhere, or at least we try to be. From DevOpsDays to reInvent, meetups to ChefConf, to the constant stream of field engagements, success engineering projects, trainings, and much more, our team is out there and engaging with every

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Automating Heterogeneous Environments at CenturyLink Cloud

Matt Wrock is a Principal Software Engineer at CenturyLink Cloud, where he works on data center automation. Many of you are already familiar with Matt from his blog Hurry Up and Wait! Matt writes about many aspects of software engineering,

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