The demand for IT professionals skilled in the open source OpenStack cloud remains strong, and the channel is responding with new training initiatives. Mirantis recently launched the latest venture in the form of an OpenStack certification program that currently constitutes the only vendor-agnostic offering of its kind.
Canonical wants to make it easy for ISVs to integrate OpenStack, the open source cloud computing platform, with Ubuntu Linux through the OpenStack Interoperabilty Lab. But it's also keen to work with PaaS providers around OpenStack, as Mark Shuttleworth explained in a speech about a new Canonical partnership with Pivotal to deliver Cloud Foundry.
Can OpenStack and hybrid cloud computing explain the origins of the universe? Maybe not on their own, but they will be helping starting today as part of a partnership between Rackspace (RAX), the OpenStack-based cloud-computing host, and the CERN openlab collaborative group to process Big Data in the cloud.
It’s official: OpenStack, the open source cloud platform, has formed an independent entity, the OpenStack Foundation, to promote the project and open source cloud computing more generally. Here’s the scoop, and what it means for the open source channel.
Founded in 2010, the OpenStack project has enjoyed broad support from a host of big names for some time.
Red Hat to build the initial list of organizations OpenStack cloud computing Red Hat initial revealed its intention to problem a version of cloud computing platform for company consumers OpenStack earlier this year when he joined the OpenStack Foundation, made by the monitoring bodies of open supply projects.Addons Read more about