And today marks the end of this full week of meetings, panels, formal and informal chats, parties, networking and lots of fun. The final count of registered people went well over 1,000! This calls for a celebration to this great community. [View the story “OpenStack Conference Spring 2012 Day 2” on Storify] Remember to publish… Read more »
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The OpenStack Conference started with incredible keynotes this morning. All sessions are recorded and videos will be published soon. Meanwhile, the slides provided by the speakers are shared on SlideShare OpenStack group. Highlights of first day Party time now!
The Folsom Design Summit has ended. Tonight’s party marks the beginning of the OpenStack Spring 2012 Conference Highlights of the day @tcarrez: @OpenStack community maturing: last year at design summit we had “bzr vs. Git”, today we have “making configuration of OpenStack easier” Reminder- joint hackathon with core devs from @cloudfoundry and @OpenStack – 6pm… Read more »
Highlights of the day: Slides PDF for @swifterdarrell Monitoring #OpenStack Swift With #StatsD talk: swiftstack.com/assets/ (pdf) slideshare version of today’s CS+SWIFT integration slideshare.net/ Openstack Quantum Security Groups Session slideshare.net/ For anyone looking for the slides the Melange Overview at the #openstack summit, you can find them on slideshare.net/troytoman/ and an announcement: tomorrow’s Cloud Foundry BOSH… Read more »
Over 400 participant, more than 50 sessions today (over 150 in total). Not just developers in the rooms I’ve seen lots of users involved in the sessions, asking questions and giving suggestions. Many discussisions revolve around real life problems and provide extremely concrete solutions. There is the feeling that the OpenStack community is maturing.
Thanks to hardware contributed by Zareason and service provided by Cisco Webex, we’ll be able to offer an experimental live streaming of the discussions at Folsom Design Summit, starting April 16. If you want to partecipate to the discussions remotely, check on the schedule which room is hosting the session you’re interested in, then join… Read more »
OpenStack Community Newsletter – April 13, 2012 HIGHLIGHTS OpenStack Foundation announces its founders http://www.openstack.org/blog/2012/04/openstack-foundation-update/ Wired/Cloudline: http://www.wired.com/cloudline/2012/04/openstack/ InfoWorld: http://www.infoworld.com/t/cloud-computing/heavy-hitters-throw-weight-behind-future-openstack-foundation-190692 Gigaom: http://gigaom.com/cloud/its-official-ibm-and-red-hat-are-onboard-with-openstack/ Marketwatch (includes quotes from committed organizations): http://www.marketwatch.com/story/leading-technology-companies-support-formation-of-openstack-foundation-2012-04-12 IMPORTANT LINKS FOR THE SUMMIT AND CONFERENCE OpenStack Spring 2012 Schedule for Design Summit http://www.openstack.org/conference/san-francisco-2012/sessions/ OpenStack Spring 2012 Schedule for Conference http://www.openstack.org/conference/san-francisco-2012/sessions/conference Parties and other social events are on the official schedules… Read more »
OpenStack Community Newsletter – April 6, 2012 HIGHLIGHTS OpenStack Essex is ready http://www.openstack.org/Essex/ Press release http://www.openstack.org/projects/essex/press-release/ Release notes http://wiki.openstack.org/ReleaseNotes/Essex Essex Hall Of Fame http://www.openstack.org/blog/2012/04/openstack-essex-hall-of-fame/ The Secret History of OpenStack, the Free Cloud Software That’s Changing Everything http://www.wired.com/wiredenterprise/2012/04/openstack OpenStack Community Pulls It Out Of The Bag http://www.openstack.org/blog/2012/04/openstack-community-pulls-it-out-of-the-bag/ Ask not what OpenStack can do for you… http://fnords.wordpress.com/2012/04/04/ask-not-what-openstack-can-do-for-you/ There… Read more »
Today we can celebrate a new release of OpenStack: version 2012.1 codenamed Essex is the fifth since its first announcement in July 2010. Join me to thank the over 200 people from over 50 companies that gave us a new version of OpenStack. These numbers are amazing. Just as a comparison, Linux kernel version 2.6.11… Read more »
OpenStack Community Newsletter –March 30, 2012 HIGHLIGHTS Submit session proposals for OpenStack Folsom Design Summit https://lists.launchpad.net/openstack/msg08674.html OpenStack Spring 2012 Conference Schedule http://www.openstack.org/blog/2012/03/openstack-spring-2012-conference-schedule/ EVENTS OpenStack Spring 2012 Design Summit Apr 16 – 18 and Conference Apr 19-20 – San Francisco, California http://openstack.org/conference/ OpenStack Israel 2012 May 30, 2012 – Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel http://www.meetup.com/IGTCloud/events/53864922/ Open Cloud and… Read more »