This week in OpenStack: September 8 - 15
Deconstructing the open cloud, the OpenStack Trove roadmap, 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:
- Latest technical committee updates: User committee nominees, milestone gap analysis, integration and incubation discussions, and more.
- OpenStack DefCore process flow: A draft process flow chart for integrating community feedback.
- Open cloud deconstructed: What it means to be native to the OpenStack cloud.
- The OpenStack Trove roadmap: A look at replication and clustering in three parts.
- Cloud&Heat brings a new kind of startup to your basement: Creating a market for a green cloud.
- Women in tech: How Elizabeth Joseph became a sysadmin on HP's OpenStack infrastructure team.
... and just for fun ...
- OpenStack reactions: Getting a spec all worked out and implemented
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?
- Averting the Nova crisis by splitting out virt drivers: Do virt drivers need their own independent projects?
- Kilo cycle goals exercise: A proposal to determine the wide-ranging goals of the next OpenStack iteration.
- Steps toward Kerberos and Federation: What's been going on with efforts to get Horizon's authentication federated.
- Feature freeze exception process for Juno: Exceptions for Nova feature freeze end September 12.
- Weekly community office hours: September 9, 2014; #openstack-community channel on Freenode
- RDO weekly community meeting: September 9, 2014; #RDO channel on Freenode
- OpenStack Swift 2.0 – Deep dive into storage policies: September 9, 2014; Google+ Hangout
- OpenContrail - Basic programming, plus OpenStack design decisions: September 10, 2014; Cambridge, MA
- Orange boxes and OpenBook/Ceilometer: September 10, 2014; Austin, TX
- FossetCon: September 11-13, 2014; Orlando, FL
- Databases in the cloud: September 11, 2014; Boston, MA
- OpenStack Meeting 2014: September 11, 2014; São Paulo, Brazil
- Celebrate, talk, learn & share on OpenStack: September 12, 2014; Singapore
- Weekly community office hours: September 12, 2014; #openstack-community channel on Freenode
- OpenStack India meetup: September 13, 2014; Pune, 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.