What is Chef Edge Management?
Progress® Chef® Edge Management is a combination of Chef tools that enables companies to apply a technology-agnostic and modular approach to defining, packaging and delivering applications at the edge.
Chef Edge Management enables teams supporting edge computing devices to eliminate deployment failures, accelerate release schedules, and configure security and compliance policies by providing a single, comprehensive automation solution that includes configuration, compliance, and application delivery.
Reliable and Scaled Application Deployments to Any Device, Anywhere
Use lightweight immutable artifacts with all dependencies bundled within to deploy applications anywhere and view all environments in real time with a built-in dashboard.
Increased Productivity and Reduced Operational Overhead
Eliminate the need for repetitive tests of application artifacts in multiple environments; instead, focus on improving customer experiences or solving business problems.
Zero-Trust Distribution and Secure Application Management
Monitor the health and status of applications on edge devices with periodic audits, continuous compliance and remediation using pull-based deployments with a lightweight agent.
One Toolchain, Multiple Benefits
Achieve 99.999% successful deployments
Software deployments from a couple of weeks to a couple of hours and save 1000s of hours of rework
Deploy apps that run in a consistent, reliable and secure manner
Tap into community-contributed content for configuration and compliance policies
8 Reasons to Elevate Your Edge Game with Chef Edge Management
Application Artifacts that Are Lightweight, Immutable, Portable and Discrete
Enable consistent, reliable, and secure deployments in production, even at a massive scale, using lightweight immutable artifacts with all the dependencies, configurations, and preconditions.
One Agent for Deployment, Monitoring and Service Management
Use a single lightweight agent that runs on individual edge devices to enable application execution, management, and overall ecosystem monitoring.
Easy Rollbacks for Reduced Testing Cycles and Application Rebuilds
Perform easy and quick rollbacks without manual interventions or field visits when problematic code changes are deployed and ensure zero disruptions in business service delivery.
Ensure easy data transfer between endpoints with P2P communication without depending on a central server, even during reduced bandwidth or extreme environmental conditions.
Compliance Audits & Remediation
Configure settings, perform periodic compliance checks, automatically fix misconfigurations and close the loop between audit and remediation to ensure continuous compliance on all edge devices.
Access an extensive collection of curated plan files that serve as dependencies for creating application artifacts and CIS benchmark policies for compliance maintained by Chef.
Policy as Code to Automate Configuration Changes
Streamline configuration management across your entire edge device ecosystem with Chef’s standardized framework for development, security and operations, all while increasing the rate at which new features are released.
Real-time Dashboards with Actionable Insights
Get a holistic view of all your environments, including the health of all applications, compliance status and configurations run across all IT environments and endpoint types with comprehensive dashboards.