Mirantis OpenStack

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    Mirantis OpenStack is the zero lock-in distro that makes deploying your cloud easier, and more flexible, and more reliable.

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    Mirantis OpenStack Express is on demand Private-Cloud-as-a-Service. Fire up your own cloud and deploy your workloads immediately.

Solutions Engineering

Services offerings for all phases of the OpenStack lifecycle, from green-field to migration to scale-out optimization, including Migration, Self-service IT as a Service (ITaaS), CI/CD. Learn More

Deployment and Operations

The deep bench of OpenStack infrrastructure experts has the proven experience across scores of deployments and uses cases, to ensure you get OpenStack running fast and delivering continuous ROI.

Driver Testing and Certification

Mirantis provides coding, testing and maintenance for OpenStack drivers to help infrastructure companies integrate with OpenStack and deliver innovation to cloud customers and operators. Learn More

Certification Exam

Know OpenStack? Prove it. An IT professional who has earned the Mirantis® Certificate of Expertise in OpenStack has demonstrated the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to create, configure, and manage OpenStack environments.

OpenStack Bootcamp

New to OpenStack and need the skills to run an OpenStack cluster yourself? Our bestselling 3 day course gives you the hands-on knowledge you need.

OpenStack: Now

Your one stop for the latest news and technical updates from across OpenStack ecosystem and marketplace, for all the information you need stay on top of rapid the pace innovation.

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The #1 Pure Play OpenStack Company

Some vendors choose to “improve” OpenStack by salting it with their own exclusive technology. At Mirantis, we’re totally committed to keeping production open source clouds free of proprietary hooks or opaque packaging. When you choose to work with us, you stay in full control of your infrastructure roadmap.

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Openstack Swift API changes in v2 vs v1 External link
John Dickinson, openstack - July 30, 2014

Semantic versioning is bigger than just API changes. In fact, since we separately version the API, we can actually be quite explicit about what's in a particular release. In general, we do semantic versioning in Swift for a few reasons, but the main one is that it's been requested and confirmed by deployers as what they want at almost every …

OpenStack QA/Infrastructure Meetup in Darmstadt External link
Elizabeth Krumbach Joseph, PLEIA2'S BLOG - July 30, 2014

Elizabeth Krumbach Joseph spent this week at the QA/Infrastructure Meetup in Darmstadt, Germany.Our host was Marc Koderer of Deutsche Telekom who sorted out all logistics for having our event at their office in Darmstadt. Aside from the summer heat (the conference room lacked air conditioning) it all worked out very well, we had a lot of space to work, the food …

OpenStack Summit – It’s all about the Developers External link
Maish Saidel-Keesing, TechnoDrone - July 30, 2014

This one has been sitting in the drafts for a while.What pushed Maish Saidel-Keesing to publish and finish this post was an article posted by Brian Gracely, Will Paris be the last OpenStack Summit?

OpenStack Is Open for Business External link
Phillip Trautman, SearchStorage - July 30, 2014

OpenStack has emerged as the leading open Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) platform for private and public clouds. With an OpenStack platform, developers can provision cloud environments on demand, without assistance from IT, thus removing any infrastructure barriers to innovation. Early adopters such as Despegar.com, the largest online travel firm in Latin America, have already deployed OpenStack to speed time …

Determining the Right Foundation for a Successful OpenStack Cloud External link
Beth Bacheldor, Build Your Best Cloud - July 30, 2014

A Buildyourbestcloud.com Blog Series -- There’s plenty to consider when implementing a cloud based on OpenStack. Organizations need to consider how they’ll use the cloud, which business processes will leverage the cloud, and what their long-term goals are for the cloud. But a good starting point is the foundation. What will the network topology be? Should it be built using OpenStack’s …

Patent trolls, open source and building trust External link
Cheryl Knight, siliconANGLE - July 30, 2014

Launched in May 2014, Hewlett-Packard Helion is a part of the company’s OpenStack offering. A free and open-source cloud platform, OpenStack is derived from a series of similar projects, including processing, storage, and networking applications.

Red Hat And Cisco Extend Cloud Collaboration In India External link
EFYTimes - July 30, 2014

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the extension of their cloud collaboration with Cisco in India. The combination of Red Hat's open source solutions and Cisco® technology has delivered innovative solutions to customers, enabling them to achieve greater IT efficiencies and bringing them toward next-generation enterprise computing.

Red Hat Introduces Cloud Management Certification for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform External link
Web-release.info - July 30, 2014

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced a new cloud management certification for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform as part of the Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Infrastructure Partner Network, the world’s largest commercial ecosystem for OpenStack. Red Hat will enable cloud management solutions from partners to interoperate with and manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform. The …

Reservation mechanism for Openstack Cloud External link
Oliver Lewis, YouTube - July 30, 2014

Using a reservation mechanism to improve cloud utilization for a multi-tenant environment.

A Marketing Bot That Sells OpenStack Cloud Instances for Bitcoin on Twitter External link
Kord Campbell, StackMonkey - July 30, 2014

The twitter user @obitcoin runs a bot Kord Campbell wrote to sell instances off his OpenStack cluster at home for Bitcoin. You can ask it to reserve an instance for you and it will reply with a link to a Bitcoin address and qrcode on blockchain.info. Once you pay for the instance, the bot will text you with the IPs.