Opscode has raised $19.5 million Series C round led by Ignition Partners, with contributions from Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Battery Ventures. Opscode builds software–called Chef–that allows companies to build infrastructures that scale both in the cloud and “behind the firewall”. The $19.5 million will go towards fleshing out the software engineering, sales, marketing and business development teams. To date Opscode has raised $33 million.

[Source: TechCrunch]