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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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Chef Analytics 1.2.0 Release

Ohai Chefs, We are pleased to announce that Chef Analytics 1.2.0 is now available and features not only a new and improved look, feel, and user experience, but also improved node management abilities. The biggest changes in this release are

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

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. This version of Chef Client includes a 64-bit version

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Chef Server 12.3.0 Release Announcement

Ohai Chefs! I’m happy to announce that Chef Server 12.3.0 is now available for download on the Chef Server Downloads Page and via our Apt/RPM repositories. Here are some highlights from this release: Node API change to include Policy support.

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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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ChefDK 0.10.0 Released

Greetings!  We released ChefDK 0.10.0 today and it can be obtained from our downloads page. This release includes the following new/updated dependencies: InSpec version 0.9.2 Kitchen InSpec version 0.9.0 Knife Windows 1.1.1 Chef Provisioning 1.5.0 Chef Provisioning AWS 1.6.0 You

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The Road to InSpec

On Tuesday, we announced the release of the InSpec infrastructure testing framework as part of the release of Chef Compliance. Today we would like to dive into how and why we decided to create InSpec, from its journey as a

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Chef Reporting 1.5.4 Released

UPDATE (11/2/2015): The builds 1.5.4, 1.5.3 and 1.5.2 for Chef Reporting have been pulled as they were found to be incompatible with Chef Server versions less than 12.2. We are quickly working on fixing the issue and will notify you

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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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