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 »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (May 1 – 8)

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Snapshot of the OpenStack community behind Kilo The OpenStack community that helped create the Kilo release has done some seriously heavy lifting. For the 11th release, there were more contributors, more companies involved and more work across time zones than ever before. Heat SoftwareConfig resources – primer/overview. Steve Hardy provides an overview of Heat’s Software… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (Apr 24 – May 1)

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Superuser Awards final faceoff: your vote counts Four great finalists, but only one can win: it’s a close call as the voting deadline approaches for this edition of the Superuser Awards. Snapshot of the OpenStack community behind Kilo The OpenStack community that helped create the Kilo release has done some seriously heavy lifting. For the… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (Apr 17 – 24)

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Why you should attend an OpenStack Summit OpenStack Summits don’t miss a beat – with a schedule full of diverse breakout sessions, captivating speakers, off-the-wall evening events and the occasional surprise, it’s the twice-yearly event you simply cannot miss. What would you add to the list of 10 most memorable summit moments to date? Gnocchi… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (Apr 10 – 17)

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OpenStack DefCore Community Review – TWO Sessions April 21 (agenda) During the DefCore process, we’ve had regular community check points to review and discuss the latest materials from the committee. With the latest work on the official process and flurry of Guidelines, we’ve got a lot of concrete material to show. To accommodate global participants,… Read more »

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter (Apr 3 – 10)

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Making your list and checking it twice for the OpenStack Vancouver Summit Emily Hugenbruch shared her pre-summit checklists: great tips there. OVN and OpenStack Integration Development Update The Open vSwitch project announced the OVN effort back in January and Russell Bryant started to look into it. He reports about OVN, calling it “a promising open… Read more »