Opscode is the leader in cloud infrastructure automation and provides the Opscode SaaS Platform, a widely used hosted service for configuration management and infrastructure automation. Opscode delivers Chef, the open source configuration management and integration framework used by thousands of organizations to manage and scale infrastructure. Founded in 2008, Opscode's management team includes experts responsible for creating and operating some of the world's largest websites and cloud computing platforms. The company is privately held and headquartered in Seattle, WA.
Opscode Chef is a systems integration framework built specifically for automating the cloud. Nimbula and Opscode have enabled Knife, a tool for Chef, to automate launching infrastructure into specific roles at high scale. Developers can now rapidly provision needed resources in a automated, self-service manner when developing and producing applications.