Opscode @ VMworld – We Need Your Votes!

Virtualization makes it easier and more cost-effective to scale physical environments. But it doesn’t do much for management. That’s where Chef comes in. Chef provides the same great benefits for automating virtualized servers that if offers for cloud-based or physical resources. The thing is, not everyone knows this yet, so we need your help to […]

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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 […]

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Cookbooks Migrated to New GitHub Organization

Opscode’s cookbooks are no longer maintained in the monolithic “opscode/cookbooks” repository on GitHub, and are now split up into a new organization on GitHub, “opscode-cookbooks”. Why the Change? Based on feedback from you, our excellent community, the overwhelming voice is that having the cookbooks in their own separate repository will make it easier for people […]

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