Countdown to the May 2014 OpenStack Summit

Posted by & filed under Event, Summit, Uncategorized.

The May 2014 OpenStack Summit in Atlanta Kicks Off in 3 Days! Continue to check OpenStack.org/Summit for updated information. Summit Schedule The main conference will run Monday through Thursday, and the Design Summit (developer working sessions) will run Tuesday through Friday. Arrive early on Monday to make sure you don’t miss any of the keynote action!  View… Read more »

Call for Proposals Open Source @ OpenStack Summit

Posted by & filed under Communication, community, Development, Event.

UPDATE: Friday, April 18 is the deadline for submissions.  At this year’s OpenStack Summit we’re going to be offering space to Open Source projects that are important to the OpenStack community. We’re calling it Open Source @ OpenStack, and it’s an opportunity for these projects to hold small design summits with their community members. We’re… Read more »

OpenStack Summit May 2014 Schedule & Registration Deadlines

Posted by & filed under Event, Summit, Uncategorized.

The official Summit agenda is now live: http://openstacksummitmay2014atlanta.sched.org Adjustments, edits, additions to the schedule may be made between now and the Summit.  Continue to visit the site for updates. Upcoming deadline reminders: March 28* is the last day to save 50% off the full price and register for the Summit at the discounted Early Bird… Read more »

OpenStack Upstream Training in Atlanta

Posted by & filed under Communication, community, Development, Event, Summit.

The OpenStack Foundation is delivering a training program to accelerate the speed at which new OpenStack developers are successful at integrating their own roadmap into that of the OpenStack project.  If you’re a new OpenStack contributor or plan on becoming one soon, you should sign up for the next OpenStack Upstream Training in Atlanta, May… Read more »

OpenStack at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group: Chicago-land Meetup

Posted by & filed under community, Development, Event, Meetup.

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group hosted the Chicagoland OpenStack Meetup last night, February 20, 2014.  The night kicked off with some quick introductions from OpenStack Meetup Organizer Erik Martensen and CME Host and Senior Director Vinod Kutty. Then the crowd settled in to listen to OpenStack Cinder Core Developer Mike Perez discuss what’s new… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (Jan 31 – Feb 7)

Posted by & filed under Communication, community, Event, Newsletter.

Defining OpenStack “Core” Quite a lot of debates online and not around the DefCore initiative, triggered by a message by Thierry Carrez with comments from Mark McLoughlin, Nick Barcet, Troy Toman, Dan Wendlandt, Mark Collier, Tim Bell, Eric Windisch, Boris Renski, Pete Chadwik, Randy Bias, and others. StoryBoard sprint in Brussels StoryBoard is a project… Read more »

OpenStack at FOSDEM 2014

Posted by & filed under Communication, community, Event.

FOSDEM 2014 is over and it was a great event for OpenStack in Europe. We had a booth wonderfully staffed by Association des Utilisateurs Francophones d’OpenStack, distributed lots of gratis tshirts, flyers, met hackers with lots interesting questions about using OpenStack and developing it. Thierry Carrez spoke twice, about the burgeoning OpenStack jobs market and… Read more »