Time Warner Cable is going big with OpenStack. Just a year into their production use of OpenStack for powering their internal cloud, they are leveraging it for everything from video to networking to deploying web applications, all on an in-house OpenStack cloud spread across two data centers.
In this interview with Adrian Otto, project team lead for OpenStack projects Magnum and Solum, we get a preview of his talk at the OpenStack Summit Vancouver, entitled "7 Habits of Highly Effective Contributors," where he will share a formula to become a valued contributor to an OpenStack community... Read more
In this interview with Maish Saidel-Keesing of Cisco, we share a sneak peek of his talk at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver on integrating OpenStack into a Jenkins continuous integration workflow.
Libraries love the idea of open source, but believe that they need a huge IT staff to pull it off. That's where Bywater comes in—their support replaces the need for a more robust IT staff.
In this interview with Nati Shalom of GigaSpaces, we learned a little bit about what the future holds for containers, orchestration, and OpenStack.
Percona co-founder and CEO Peter Zeitsev shares how database storage and management is changing in a cloudy world.
Google Summer of Code celebrated it's 10th year last year, so if you haven't heard of it, maybe you live under a rock? In this interview with program manager Carol Smith, the program's not only continuing on into a new decade, it's thriving. How? Why? What are they doing that's so special? In this... Read more
Barzan Mozafari, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), will be giving a talk on the predictability of performance in database systems at the OpenStack Live conference in Santa Clara, California on Tuesday, April 14.
ApacheCon is coming up, and within that massive conference there will be a glimmering gem: a forum dedicated to Spark. The Spark Forum will have speakers from the Hive project, the Pig project, and the Sqoop project. Plus, two talks about Spark Streaming—one will be introductory, and the other... Read more
In this interview, Tesora founder and CTO Amrith Kumar provides an update on the Trove project and explains important management considerations for databases in the cloud.