Book Review: OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook

Publisher : Packtpub Author: Kevin Jackson (@itarchitectkev) This is one of the few published book on OpenStack. It uses Essex release of OpenStack. It uses Ubuntu Linux as base Operating System. All components Glance, Horizon, Keystone, Nova & Swift are explained along with installation steps along with both native OpenStack API and Eucatools(Ec2 API).  One just needs… Continue reading Book Review: OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook

Event Report: Ubuntu Developer Summit, UDS-r

Returned yesterday from UDS after successful week long meetup. Thanks to Canonical for sponsoring me. It was great meeting all Canonical/Community folks. I attended most of the cloud & server tracks. Last not the least party was great and i had an amazing/terrible experience drinking Pisco bought by my friend from Peru. 🙂     Looking… Continue reading Event Report: Ubuntu Developer Summit, UDS-r

Pycon India and my OpenStack talk

So i am done with attending Pycon presenting OpenStack there. Sides can be downloaded from http://www.slideshare.net/koolhead17/pycon-india It was a learning experience for me am sure next presentations will be much better. I was too fast in presenting,  one of the main criticism i had to face. 🙁 I did got some compliments as well. 😀    

Software Freedom Day in Chennai and Pondicherry on Sep 22, 2012

Last week i participated at SFD conducted by the folks from ilug-chennai and fsf-tn. The event was good and i had chance to interact with lots of college students. There were many booths with students explaining about it like Ubuntu,  Mozilla, Mysql others. You can find all details about it in official ilug-c blog here At same time i… Continue reading Software Freedom Day in Chennai and Pondicherry on Sep 22, 2012