Automate 2 version 20210518074441 Released!

We are delighted to announce the availability of version 20210518074441 of Chef Automate 2.

New Features

  • A new tab Nodes has been included in the Chef Infra Server, which allows you to search for a specific node, view the list of nodes, and delete a node. You can access it at: Infrastructure >> Chef Infra Server >> Server Name >> Organization. (#5018) (#5042)

  • In addition, selecting a specific node lets you view and update the information on Metadata, and Associated Tags for the selected node. (#5071)


  • An improved text validation has been included in the text fields of the roles, data bags, clients, and environment in Chef infra Server. (#5026)

Bug Fixes

  • The empty event feed in Chef Automate with an embedded Chef Server enabled has been fixed. (#5052)

Chef Product Versions

This release uses:

  • Chef Habitat version: 1.6.181/20201030172917
  • Chef Habitat Builder version: 8997/20200812161534
  • Chef Infra Server version: 14.1.0/20210225010013
  • Chef InSpec version: 4.24.32/20210112215549

Service Versions

This release uses:

  • Postgres: 9.6.11
  • ElasticSearch: 6.8.14
  • Nginx: 1.19.2
  • Haproxy: 2.2.2

View the package manifest for the latest release.

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!