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Chef Plates All Software as Open-Source

April 3, 2019

Software vendor embraces open-source model to clarify product line and enhance value proposition

There’s no more confusion over what’s open- and closed-source at Chef Software. The IT automation and dev ops software vendor is making its entire software portfolio open-source and free to use under the Apache 2.0 license. At the same time, Chef is introducing a new commercial management platform that ties together its various management and development applications through an entirely open-source software stack.