all those smart guys
and they can't figure out how to fix their http://status.opscode.com/ site from returning invalid Location: headers breaking standards compliant browsers.
A problem I reported to them about 4 months ago.
chef, blah. been using it for two years and it's a powerful tool but I would not go out of my way to use it again. I much prefer "configuration as documentation" to "configuration as code". any day of the week.
it sounds good for folks like facebook and google though. they probably need that sort of thing... 99.9999% of the rest of the organizations do not require the complexity that chef brings to the table.