TripleO, Deploying OpenStack on OpenStack
melissa • November 28, 2014 • 1 Comment

One of the most challenging tasks one can face is deploying an infrastructure from nothing. When we’re faced with a net new environment, we often

Checking OpenStack’s Pulse With Pacemaker
melissa • November 27, 2014 • 1 Comment

High availability is an important aspect of any infrastructure deployment.  We’re all familiar with technologies such as VMware’s HA and Microsoft Cluster Server.   Setting the

Sahara, OpenStack’s Answer to the Big Data Question
melissa • November 25, 2014 • 1 Comment

What is big data anyway?  Data is being constantly generated everywhere around us.  Think of everything you do throughout the day, and how you interact

The Irony of OpenStack Ironic, Bare Metal for the Cloud
melissa • November 24, 2014 • 1 Comment

One of the projects discussed at the Kilo OpenStack design summit in Paris earlier this month is Ironic.  Ironic is a program that seeks to

Keeper of the Keystone, Identity Service in OpenStack
melissa • November 23, 2014 • 1 Comment

One of the most important programs inside of OpenStack is Keystone, also know as the identity service.  Anthony Chow, one of the contestants from Season 2 of

Building the Stack, OpenStack Summit and the Design/Release Cycle
melissa • November 21, 2014 • 1 Comment

OpenStack is a platform that is constantly growing and evolving, thanks in part to the massive amount of involvement in it from the OpenSource community.  There are