End-of-Life Announcement for Chef Reporting, Enterprise Chef Server 11, and Chef Analytics

Continuous Automation

Last week at ChefConf 2018, we announced the general availability (GA) of Chef Automate 2. Chef Automate 2 is a continuous automation platform that provides operational visibility into your managed fleet, with visual tools such as a query language, trend graph and event timeline to help you narrow down and correct errors. Chef Automate has […]

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Chef Open Source Community News – May 2018

Monthly community engineering update Blog

Here are this month’s updates from the Chef, Habitat, and InSpec open-source communities. Despite the fact that we at Chef Software were busy preparing for ChefConf – which had its own raft of product announcements, including the release of Chef Automate 2 – we also managed to accomplish a lot in the open-source world. Chef […]

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IBM, Alaska Airlines, Orasi recognized at 2018 Chef Awards

Today at ChefConf18 we recognized some of our most innovative Chef customers and partners at our Customer of the Year awards. These awards, in their first year, recognize companies doing awesome things with Chef to drive their businesses forward with automation. Josh Crossman, with help from Adam Jacob and Barry Crist, presented the awards in […]

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Automatically Generating InSpec Controls from Terraform

InSpec Controls from Terraform

InSpec-Iggy, or “Iggy” for short, is a new plugin for InSpec that generates InSpec compliance profiles from Terraform .tfstate files (and eventually AWS CloudFormation and Azure Resource Manager templates). Iggy was originally inspired by Christoph Hartmann’s inspec-verify-provision repository and the associated blog post on testing Terraform with InSpec. With the release of InSpec 2.0 and the addition […]

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Chef Deepens Support for Google Cloud Platform

Chef and Google Cloud Platform

Building on the work we announced last fall to help you provision GCP resources with Chef cookbooks, and in honor of ChefConf 2018, Chef and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) have been working together in several exciting ways: Extending coverage of InSpec for popular GCP resources Adding Habitat support for Google Container Registry Offering additional Chef […]

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Announcing Habitat Builder on-premises and expanded ecosystem integrations

Habitat Builder on-premises

We are excited to be making a number of Habitat-related product announcements today at ChefConf 2018. Over the last couple years, our customers have adopted Habitat for two main scenarios: lift, shift, and modernize legacy applications into the cloud or containers, and accelerating adoption of containers for new applications as they move into wider deployment […]

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