This week in OpenStack: August 25 - 31
The push for interoperability, an OpenStack card deck, 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:
- Your baby is ugly: Picking which code is required for Commercial Core.
- Why a top automaker adopted OpenStack: How a major manufacturer is using OpenStack to change their processes and save money.
- OpenStack's search for true self: The push for interoperability between OpenStack clouds.
- Getting my hands dirty on an OpenStack lab: A recap of Percona's internal OpenStack test.
- The most influential people of OpenStack: Help decide who makes it onto an unofficial OpenStack card deck.
- OpenStack Ceilometer and the Gnocchi experiment: One developer's story of working on a time series databast project for OpenStack.
- Call for Proposals: Open source ecosystem design sessions: A place at the Paris Summit to discuss projects in the OpenStack ecosystem.
- QA Program from Juno into the future: A look at today's three projects in the QA program and what the future might hold.
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?
- The Czar system, or how to scale PTLs: preventing burnout and delegating authority from program team leads.
- Criteria for giving a -1 in a review: Give more specific feedback to help communicate clear messages to codes.
- [Neutron] Incubator concerns from packaging perspective: Raising some issues with a experimentation space for OpenStack networking.
- Weekly community office hours: August 26, 2014; #openstack-community channel on Freenode
- RDO weekly community meeting: August 26, 2014; #RDO channel on Freenode
- What's new in GlusterFS: August 27, 2014; Mountain View, CA
- OpenStack networking 2014 update: August 28, 2014; Google+ Hangout
- Next gen infrastructure with Openstack and Docker: August 28, 2014; Brisbane, Australia
- Live Nova upgrades with no downtime: August 28, 2014; Seattle, WA
- Introduction to RDO and Packstack: August 28, 2014; Auckland, New Zealand
- OpenStack Swift hackathon: August 28, 2014; King of Prussia, PA
- Deploying OpenStack with Puppet Labs: August 28, 2014; Lindon, UT
- A look at OpenStack networking: August 28, 2014; Pasadena, CA
- Weekly community office hours: August 29, 2014; #openstack-community channel on Freenode
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.