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This week in OpenStack: July 6 - 12
A new book, celebrating five years, and more OpenStack news
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OpenStack around the web
There's a lot of interesting stuff being written about OpenStack. Here's a sampling:
- Writing your first OpenStack application: A new guide to getting started and using SDKs to build your first app.
- OpenStack Essentials: A book to get you grounded in the fundamentals.
- Dive into Zuul: A look at OpenStack's gated commit system.
- 5 years of OpenStack: It’s time to celebrate the community!
- Blazing the trail for OpenStack in South Korea: A profile with Nalee Jang, one of Korea’s leading experts in open source software.
- Private cloud database as a service: How to deliver data management agility and choice that rivals the public cloud.
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?
- Locks for create from volume/snapshot: A proposal for lockfiles use in Cinder.
- Show attribute is a collection of other attributes or not: How should Heat show attributes?
- Best practices for the DB maintenance in production: Triggers in Mistral.
Cloud & OpenStack events
- Mastering OpenStack with simple architectures; July 7, 2015; Tehran, Iran.
- OpenStack's 5th birthday celebration; July 7, 2015; Reston, VA.
- Kilo to Liberty, the Vancouver Summit; July 8, 2015; Portland, OR.
- Tokyo OpenStack meetup; July 9, 2015; Tokyo, Japan.
- OpenStack Munich summer meetup; July 9, 2015; Munich, Germany.
- OpenStack's 5th birthday celebration; July 11, 2015; Nairobi, Kenya.
- OpenStack's 5th birthday celebration; July 11, 2015; New Delhi, India.
- OpenStack's 5th birthday celebration; July 11, 2015; Bangalore, India.
Interested in the OpenStack project development meetings? A complete list of these meetings' regular schedules is available here.