The US software company Progress superspire for $ 220 million boss, manufacturer of a established configuration management tool. The transaction paid with cash should go within the next 30 days over the bean. After completing the transaction, progress will focus on the business model and the product master plan of boss.
Important company of the Devops scene
Chief, on the other hand, was grounded for eleven years ago around its central product, the same name configuration management tool,. The company is still one of the central drivers of the Devops and DevSecops movement. DevSecops integrates DevoPs with security practices and the "Security as code"-concept.
The boss software has been completely under the Apache License 2 since last year.0. Around them, their manufacturer has several offers such as Chef Enterprise Automation Stack, Chef Infra, Chef Inspec, Chef Habitat, Chief Compliance and Chef Desktop. Competitors of boss are puppet, SaltStack and Red Hats Ansible. In 2015, boss had taken the German company Vulcanosec, whose product was to Inspect.
An atmospheric image at the oversight give the blog news from Barry Crist, CEO of boss, and Yogesh Gupta, CEO at Progress.