OpenStack is over 5 years old now. I have seen the project from days when many pundits claimed its not needed or it is a dead project or what not. These are some of my thoughts about the overall project & where it i s headed. Community: I think OpenStack is one of the biggest… Continue reading Random Thoughts: On OpenStack
OpenStack itself has come a long way and the birthday celebrations witnessed over 40 enthusiastic participants. We spent most of the time discussing Openstack while answering intriguing questions about the project the development and the overall ecosystem. It was good to see creative upstream contributors talking to the newer developers, sharing their experiences and… Continue reading OpenStack 5th Birthday celebration Bangalore India.
I know i am little late in posting this, but wiseman said its better late than none. 2014 was year with announcement all around technology. It had some surprises as well & biggest of all MSFT taking .Net to open source. Cloud Foundry foundation announced. This announcement will add more value/credibility to overall project. Other vendors/enterprise… Continue reading Technology as we saw in 2014.
At OSI Days Bangalore, India we OpenStack India team organized a mini-conf. It was well accepted & we had many new faces participating as attendees as well as speakers. You can check the schedule of event here Its great to see so many students and professional folks joining our event. Last but not least Q/A session… Continue reading OpenStack @OSIdays, India 2013
I know am too late to write about it but its better to write about an event rather than not. Its been great year for OpenStack India community, we crossed over 1700 members & at same time during the event met a lot many startup folks. Some of them are simple system integrators and some… Continue reading OpenStack Day India, September 2013
1. Sql is not dead Well i remember people calling SQL based databases historic or dead and what not. I don`t see it going anywhere. Oracle will keep minting $$ & on Open Source champions like MySql and Postgres will go along well in deployment with most web CMS & technology. Even the cloud… Continue reading Technology as i see in 2014
Current Mood (Excited) What an incredible journey this has been. We are celebrating 3rd birthday of OpenStack, the Open Source cloud computing software for building clouds. We have had awesome journey so far and will continue rocking. How it started? Rackspace + NASA = OpenStack Where are we now?  Rackspace… Continue reading Happy Birthday OpenStack #OpenStack3Bday
I been lucky this time to attend the OpenStack Summit summit hosted in Portland. Why am saying lucky because :– (photo credit @nikiacosta) 1. I was finally able to meet a lot of developers and friends whom i been interacting over 2 years on IRC for help/support related to various OpenStack related issues. 2. I could… Continue reading OpenStack Summit, Portland & me.
Yesterday the latest stable release of OpenStack code name “GRIZZLY” got released. I am adding here list of interesting blogs & stats which can be helpful to get more details about it. https://www.openstack.org/software/grizzly/press-release Press Release http://www.openstack.org/blog/2013/04/openstack-grizzly Offical Blog http://www.slideshare.net/laurensell/openstack-grizzly-release Official Announcement Slide http://swiftstack.com/blog/2013/04/04/openstack-swift-grizzly-release/ Swift updates in Grizzly http://blog.bitergia.com/2013/04/04/companies-contributing-to-openstack-grizzly-analysis/ Companies Contributing to Grizzly https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/ReleaseNotes/Grizzly Release Note http://www.openstack.org/software/grizzly/ Grizzly Contributors List… Continue reading OpenStack: Grizzly release is here!!
We had great Openstack Day event in Bangalore, details of event and report can be found here http://www.openstack.org/blog/2012/12/event-report-openstack-day-bangalore-india/