Automate 2 version 20190722200451 Released!

We are delighted to announce the availability of version 20190722200451 of Chef Automate 2.

Upgrade Impact

ICYMI: If you are upgrading from a version prior to 20190410001346, please read our Important Compliance Outage Announcement.


  • Consistency: The updated Compliance search bar now displays the same look as the Client Runs search bar.
  • Parallelize This!: Experience performance improvements for multi-ElasticSearch node setups when ingesting a high load of Chef Infra reports.
  • Profile Updates: The CIS RHEL 7 v2.2.0 and CIS Ubuntu 18.04 v1.0.0 compliance profiles feature numerous improvements. Changes include code readability improvements, and updates to the control logic that ensures controls pass and fail correctly for certain edge cases.

Bug Fixes

  • May I Suggest?: The Clients Runs search bar now will list all suggested cookbooks rather than limiting results when the suggested values exceeded 100 items.

How to Upgrade

By default Chef Automate 2 will automatically upgrade to this new version. If you have disabled automatic upgrades you can manually initiate an upgrade by running:

chef-automate upgrade run

As always, we welcome your feedback and invite you to contact us directly or share your feedback online. Thanks for using Chef Automate 2!