Node Lifecycle

Overview

Node Lifecycle manages the retention of Chef Client runs in Chef Automate. From the Settings tab, navigate to the Node Lifecycle page in the sidebar.

Missing Nodes

Use this setting to configure the amount of time between a node’s last check-in and when it is marked as missing. By default, the period of time is set to 1 day.

Delete Missing Nodes

Use this setting to configure the amount of time between marking a node as “missing” and its removal from Chef Automate. By default, the period of time is set to 30 days.

General Settings Node Status