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OpenStack around the web
There's a lot of interesting stuff being written about OpenStack. Here's a sampling:
- Five years in: Charting the OpenStack galaxy.
- Stepping out of the way: What is the right role for the Technical Committee in governing OpenStack?
- Writing a new OpenStack Puppet module: Meeting the growing need to deploy OpenStack in a prescriptive manner.
- OpenStack and the balance between independence and compatibility: Everyone in the OpenStack community has a vested interested in making it work.
- Takeaways from OpenStack’s mid-Cycle ops meetup: A little more conversation, a little more action.
- Pass the mic user spotlight: An interview with Jeremy Stanley of the OpenStack infrastructure team.
- Check out what's under the hood at TryStack: Dan Radez uncovers the gear that will power OpenStack's free testing sandbox.
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?
- Nova microversions: Why do we need API extensions for new API functionality?
- Avoiding regression in project governance: Managing change as the project designation process changes.
- Readout from Philly operators meetup: A summary of discussions held.
- Nitpicking in code reviews: Should minor things hold a patch back?
- Do we need release announcements for all the things: Keeping email productive.
- OpenStack workshop: March 16, 2015; Bangalore, India
- OpenStack München storage meetup: March 17, 2015; Munich, Germany
- Introduction to OpenDaylight: March 18, 2015; Austin, TX
- Keystone and external authentication implementation: March 19, 2015; Atlanta, GA
- OpenStack Neutron deep dive with PLUMgrid: March 19, 2015; Boston, MA
- OpenStack hackathon: March 20, 2015; San Francisco, CA
And, don't forget to mark your calendars for a few things a little further down the road.
Interested in the OpenStack project development meetings? A complete list of these meetings' regular schedules is available here.