Chef Announces New DevOps Platform to Speed up Time to Value

By CIOReview | Monday, April 20, 2015

FREMONT, CA: Chef, an IT automation and services company specializing in DevOps solutions, has announced a new DevOps workflow product, Chef Delivery, a cutting edge automation solution for both developers and system administrators. It provides a robust framework for automated testing, continuous integration and continuous delivery enabling businesses to speed up their time to value.

Chef Delivery, built on the company’s IT automation platform, enables continuous delivery of infrastructure, runtime environments including containers, and applications. As businesses are facing the challenge of faster time to value, Chef Delivery comes to the rescue with enhanced level of automation in an overarching manner which results in the simultaneous implementation of changes to infrastructure, runtime environments, and applications.

Features of Chef Delivery include: secured movement of code from developer’s or operations engineer’s workstation through build, test, and production; feedback delivery on proposed changes; visibility across the layers of IT department; capability to enable policies to have greater control and better governance over the changes.

The other features of Chef Delivery include: sophisticated analytics; scalable architecture; and full ecosystem integration with a range of operating systems, runtime environments including Docker containers, and public clouds such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.