OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (July 24 – 31)

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OpenStack: the platform for VMs, containers, and the next big thing Jonathan Bryce, OpenStack Foundation executive director, on the state of the stack heading into OpenStack Silicon Valley, August 26-27. 25 Years of OpenStack—Looking Back From the Future Well, here we are again. It’s 2035, and it’s time for another OpenStack anniversary post. Can you… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (July 10 – 17)

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What you need to know about Google joining OpenStack In the search for the next big thing, Google has joined the OpenStack Foundation. The Mountain View, California-based colossus announced July 16 that it has become a corporate sponsor of the Foundation. OpenStack pins down next release name: Mitaka OpenStack’s next release will be called Mitaka… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (July 3 – 10)

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Seven habits of highly effective OpenStack contributors If you want to be an awesome OpenStack contributor, there’s a formula for that. So says Adrian Otto, who should know. Otto is a distinguished architect at Rackspace, chairman of the OpenStack containers team, current project team lead (PTL) for Magnum and launched the Solum project back in… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (June 26 – July 3)

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Writing Your First OpenStack Application Ever thought about what it takes to write a scalable cloud application using an OpenStack SDK? Thanks to a small team’s heroic effort, there’s now a guide for that! Dive into Zuul – Gated commit system Zuul is software developed by the OpenStack community. It was developed as an efficient… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (June 19 – 26)

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New OpenStack component versioning Thierry Carrez explains why the Liberty-1 milestone release has some unfamiliar version numbers for familiar projects. Technical Committee Highlights June 25, 2015 A compute starter kit tag has been approved, it provides a place for a beginner who only wants to try to get a computing cloud use case started. New… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (May 29 – June 5)

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Containers and OpenStack: here’s what you need to know Interview with Adrian Otto, a principal architect at Rackspace, is the project technical lead (PTL) for Magnum, an API service developed by the OpenStack containers team for OpenStack to make container management tools such as Docker and Kubernetes available as first-class resources in OpenStack. Magnum officially… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (May 8 – 29)

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OpenStack users share how their deployments stack up Some of OpenStack’s founding projects — including Nova, Keystone, Glance, Horizon and Cinder — continue to be the most popular. That may be changing, however. For starters, the inclusion of bare-metal provisioning project Ironic in the integrated release led to an increase across all deployment stages, including… Read more »