This month in OpenStack: April 2017

Summit preparations, Technical Committee elections, and more OpenStack news

Here's what happening in the world of OpenStack this month, April 2017.

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Welcome to's monthly look at what's happening in the world of OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project. We bring together a collection of news, events, and happenings from the developer listserv all in one handy package. Do you have a suggestion for something for us to include next month? Let us know in the comments below

OpenStack news and happenings

There's a lot being written about OpenStack. Here are a few highlights.

OpenStack discussions

OpenStack is developed out in the open, and many of the conversations shaping development can be found on the OpenStack developers mailing list. Here's a sample of some of the popular recent threads.

OpenStack events

Meetups and OpenStack user group events are taking place across the globe, and chances are, there's an event near you. Have a suggestion for an event to add to this list? Email us and let us know, or add it to our events calendar. This is a partial list; you can look for more events near you on Meetup or the OpenStack community events listing.

In addition to these in-person events, if you're interested in following OpenStack development, a number of projects hold regular meetings on IRC.


About the author

Jason Baker - I use technology to make the world more open. Linux desktop enthusiast. Map/geospatial nerd. Raspberry Pi tinkerer. Data analysis and visualization geek. Occasional coder. Cloud nativist. Civic tech and open government booster.