Transition…

In the past year our community has grown to 20,000 registered users who have downloaded Opscode Chef almost 2 million times.  Chef now powers the automation of thousands of organizations which combine to reach nearly a billion people across the globe. This month we will grow to over 1,000 amazing contributors to Opscode projects who have shared […]

Read More

Attending Velocity and/or DevOpsDays? We’ve added a special workshop day… Sign up now!

We’ve added a special Chef Full Day Workshop on Thursday, June 28 at the Hyatt Santa Clara. This is the day after VelocityConf ends and co-incides with the first day of DevOpsDays. This Chef 101 Workshop is a hands on training class for getting familiar with Chef for performing common automation tasks. In this workshop, […]

Read More

Opscode Announces $19.5m Funding, Hiring, Community Growth, and #ChefConf

We’ve made several big announcements this morning… slightly ahead of schedule. You can read details on TechCrunch, GeekWire, DataCenterKnowledge, GigaOM, and more on Techmeme. We just raised $19,500,000! We’ve just closed $19.5M in Series C Funding, led by John Connors at Ignition Partners, along with Battery Ventures and Draper Fisher Jurvetson. We spent over a […]

Read More

Chef Support for Citrix CloudStack 3

Our friends at Citrix & the CloudStack.org open source community have just released CloudStack 3.  This a significant update to the CloudStack platform, which adds support for NetScaler loadbalancers & integration with the OpenStack Swift storage system. I’m excited every time I see a a network devices get better APIs, so I think the NetScaler support is […]

Read More