April 25-29, 2016

Event Details

OpenStack HA, or not HA: That is the Question!

From the operations perspective talking about OpenStack deployments without a HA architecture model for your cloud control plane is the most absurd and non-sense design that an architect could even mention. Actually, discussing such approach in front of your peers architects will led them to believe that you do not have neither the experience nor the knowledge to manage a production cloud.Let’s show them they are wrong by exposing and discussing the Cloud Architecture of one of the SaaS leads in the world with over 200 hypervisor deployed in multiple data center geographically distributed.

What can I expect to learn?

The audience will learn how a core and aggregation high availability network design will mitigate any downtimes on your cloud control plane. On the other hand, the use of the proper overlay network technology on the data plane will solve any potential downtimes on the data plane to the point that they can be drastically minimized or even non-expected at all.As attendees you will see and review the cloud design and blueprints from a successful SaaS lead companies and both overlay and underlay networking levels.

Tuesday, April 26, 5:30pm-6:10pm
Difficulty Level: Advanced
I am member of the Cloud Operations and Infrastructure teams for one of the lead SaaS provider in Finance and human resources management, Workday. My current role as OpenStack user is giving me a different opinion about what OpenStack should integrate and how it can be consumed easier and more scalable for both Service Provider and Entreprise sectors. I have provided my... FULL PROFILE