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Is your project on track?

With 3 weeks until the submission due date, it is a great time to finalize your project idea and start building. Submissions are due Monday, October 25 before 5:00 PM EST. Here is a reminder about what is required.



What to Build

Build a system of automation that improves the lives of anyone in the DevOps world using at least one of the pieces of Chef’s software suite (Chef Infra, Chef InSpec, Chef Habitat, and Chef Automate)

What to Submit

  • Tell us how you used DevOps practices, any of Chef’s software, and any other tools to build your solution
  • Explain on a high-level how your solution works and what makes it meet the goal of “Automate for Good”
  • Provide the GitHub link to your functioning demo by making your code public or by sharing access with and (which should include a readme with details for deployment and operation).
  • Include a video (about 3 minutes) that demonstrates your submission. Videos must be uploaded to YouTube and made public with the hashtags #ChefHackathon and #AutomateForGood.

If you haven't started a submission yet, start your draft today

If you've just recently joined the challenge, explore the Chef Community Slack and the Resources Tab for more info to help you get started.