This week in OpenStack: August 4 - 10
DevStack Ceph, OpenStack Paris Summit voting, and more
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OpenStack around the web
There's a lot of interesting stuff being written about OpenStack. Here's a sampling:
- The OpenStack Architecture Design Guide Story: How a book gets written in no time flat.
- Brace yourself, DevStack Ceph is here: A patch for DevStack that makes boostrapping a Ceph cluster and configuring services easier than ever.
- OpenStack Summit session voting: Vote now for the sessions you want to see; voting ends on Wednesday!
- Is OpenStack the future of cloud computing: How OpenStack benefits from its flexibility, versatility, agility, and freedom from lock-in.
And just for fun:
- OpenStack reactions: Me trying to use DevStack
Here's a sample of some of the most active discussions this week on the OpenStack developers' listserv. For a more in-depth look, why not dive in yourself?
- [TripleO] Strategy for merging Heat HOT port: Coordinating the port of tripleo-heat-templates to HOT.
- DevStack program change: A proposal to roll DevStack into the QA program instead of continuing it separately as a top-level program.
- [Neutron] Spec exceptions are closed, FPF is August 21: The end is near, at least for this development cycle.
- [Neutron] Cross-server locking for neutron server: Solving a number of issues with locking database resources in Neutron.
- OpenStack miniconf at PyConAU: Augst 1-5, 2014; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Weekly community office hours: August 5, 2014; #openstack-community channel on Freenode
- RDO weekly community meeting: August 5, 2014; #RDO channel on Freenode
- South Bay OpenStack meetup: August 7, 2014; Sunnyvale, CA
- Weekly community office hours: August 8, 2014; #openstack-community channel on Freenode
- OpenStack workshop at Fedora Flock: August 9, 2014; Prague, Czech Republic
- OpenStack India meetup: August 9, 2014; New Delhi, India
Interested in the OpenStack project development meetings? A complete list of these meetings' regular schedules is available here.
A special thanks to Stefano Maffulli for the OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter, available under a Creative Commons 3.0 License, for linking us to some of these stories and events.