April 25-29, 2016

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Canonical - Using containers to create the World's fastest OpenStack

Using LXD containers to deploy, scale and operate the world's highest performing OpenStack cloud. 

Containers have experienced high octane growth and for good reason - used well they can offer all the benefits of workload isolation and utlisation of hardware resources offered by VMs combined with the performance of baremetal. Join Ubuntu Product Manager Dustin Kirkland and LXD developer Tycho Andersen to hear how containers can help you deploy, manage and operate the world's highest performing OpenStack cloud by running OpenStack services such as Cinder as well as compute workloads inside of containers.

Monday, April 25, 12:05pm-12:45pm
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Software Engineer
Tycho is a software engineer at Canonical actively working on several cloud-related projects, most recently as one of the core developers of LXD, an open source Linux Container based hypervisor. He holds degrees from the University of Wisconsin--Madison and Iowa State University, and has co-authored several peer-reviewed papers. In his spare time he rides bikes and does... FULL PROFILE