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OpenStack around the web
There's a lot of interesting stuff being written about OpenStack. Here's a sampling:
- OpenStack containers-as-a-service: How Magnum works and what problems it can solve for you.
- Keystone design summit outcome and goals for Mitaka: What's coming up in OpenStack's identity management service.
- OpenStack Mitaka release: What’s next for Ansible, Oslo and Designate.
- Characteristics of a successful chatroom meeting: Helpful tips for OpenStack or any open source project with a distributed organization.
- Does cloud-native have to mean all-in: Does an organization have to commit to one architecture to realize true benefits?
- RDO community day at FOSDEM: A call for topic proposals.
- OpenStack documentation PTL on Mitaka: Priorities a blend of tech and community.
- Ceph and OpenStack current integration and roadmap: Slides from a recent update.
- Upgrades in OpenStack Nova: Remote procedure call APIs.
- Tap-as-a-service: Enabling traffic monitoring in OpenStack clouds.
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?
- Consolidate IRC change with #openstack-sdk: Merging channels for better communication.
- Please stop removing usedevelop from tox.ini: Avoiding unintended consequences.
- Default-next-release opt flag: How should the user be alerted about the presence of these flagged options?
- How to add a periodic check for typos: A look at a few third-party tools.
- Time to make some assertions about your projects: Applying tags to better provide information about individual projects.
Cloud & OpenStack events
- Marconi to Zaqar, the evolution of messaging and notification system: Monday, November 23; Guadalajara, Mexico.
- From Liberty to Mitaka: Thursday, November 26; Rome, Italy.
- OpenStack orchestration meetup: Thursday, November 26; Amersfoort, Netherlands.
- OpenStack and Ceph meetup: Saturday, November 28; Bangalore, India.
Interested in the OpenStack project development meetings? A complete list of these meetings' regular schedules is available here. Thanks to the OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter for many of these linked articles.