Rackspace Running OpenStack Compute Today for Select Customers, Discusses Broader Rollout Plans

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Lew Moorman, President of the Rackspace Cloud, recently discussed the state of Rackspace’s OpenStack plans in a blog post. In addition to running OpenStack Object Storage (code named Swift) for over a year to power their cloud, Rackspace is now running OpenStack Compute (code named Nova) for select customers. Head over to the Rackspace Cloud… Read more »

OpenStack Conference – Agenda Highlights

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The Program Committee is in its final stages of crafting the OpenStack Conference agenda and I wanted to share some highlights from the agenda to get you ready for next week’s formal agenda announcement… Highlights: Keynote Speakers from HP, Dell, Nebula, Canonical, NetApp, and NTT User Case Studies from CERN and Acens Technologies (more being… Read more »

OpenStack Events in September

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The OpenStack community has two confirmed events next month to book on your calendars (and a third in final confirmation)… Paris, France           OpenStack in Action! September 21, 2011 from 8:30 am – 5:30 pm Current Sponsors: Enovance, UShareSoft, Canonical, Rackspace, and OW2 Event Registration: https://openstackinaction.eventbrite.com/ Boston, MA      … Read more »

OpenStack Governance Elections – Voting Process

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This Wednesday at Noon CST, the OpenStack Governance Elections Nominations process will close and all approved candidates will be entered into the Election Tool.  Elections will run from August 25 – September 4 at Noon CST. Elections The following four separate votes will be conducted during this election cycle: NOVA Project Team Lead (1 Position)… Read more »

Community Weekly Review (August 12 – 19)

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OpenStack Community Newsletter – August 19, 2011 This weekly newsletter is a way for the community to learn about all the various activities occurring on a weekly basis. If you would like to add content to a weekly update or have an idea about this newsletter, please email stephen.spector@openstack.org. HIGHLIGHTS OpenStack Governance Nominations – http://etherpad.openstack.org/Fall2011-Nominees… Read more »

Community Weekly Newsletter (August 5-12)

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OpenStack Community Newsletter – August 12, 2011 This weekly newsletter is a way for the community to learn about all the various activities occurring on a weekly basis. If you would like to add content to a weekly update or have an idea about this newsletter, please email stephen.spector@openstack.org. HIGHLIGHTS OpenStack Governance Nominations – http://etherpad.openstack.org/Fall2011-Nominees… Read more »