This week in OpenStack: February 22 - 28
Upgrading tutorial, Gnocchi 2.0 release, 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:
- OpenStack upgrading tutorial: 11 pitfalls and solutions.
- Gnocchi 2.0 release: What's new and why should you care?
- Write a Cinder backup driver in an evening: It's really that easy.
- Running OpenStack and OVN in Vagrant: A simple approach to getting started.
- OpenStack first app guide: Now with revamped orchestration.
- OpenStack market in APAC 2015-2019: A look at upcoming demand.
- Takeaways from the OpenStack mid-cycle ops meetup: First time's the charm.
- Enable the new generation launch dialog in OpenStack: Making it easier to launch instances.
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?
- Discussion about core reviewer limitations by company: How should the Kolla project maintain diversity?
- Adding a new /v3 endpoint for api-microversions: Pros and cons of adapting the Cinder API.
- Start to port Trove to Python 3 in Mitaka cycle: Is now the time to make the switch?
- What's going on in Swift: What's new in OpenStack's object store?
- Should we signal backwards incompatible changes in microversions: Versioning the Nova API.
Cloud & OpenStack events
- OpenStack proof of concept with Packstack: Monday, February 22; Guadalajara, Mexico.
- OpenStack deployments and the big tent: Wednesday, February 24; Toronto, ON.
- Intro to OpenStack Trove and DBaaS: Wednesday, February 24; Boston, MA.
- OpenStack Romania February meetup: Thursday, February 25; Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
- OpenStack Kolla and Magnum 101: Thursday, February 25; Littleton, CO.
- Keep it fresh with air-tight containers: Thursday, February 25; Pasadena, CA.
- VietOpenStack: Saturday, February 27; Ha Noi, Vietnam.
Interested in the OpenStack project development meetings? A complete list of these meetings' regular schedules is available here.