Mirantis OpenStack

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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.

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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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In this installment of “Meet Your OpenStack Training Instructor”, our interview subject is Damian Igbe. Tell us more about your background. How did you become involved in OpenStack training? I achieved my PhD in Computer Science from the University of Westminster, UK, and I did my research in the field of distributed systems/High Performance Computing (HPC). The cloud is a natural extension …


OpenStack gives users enormous configurational flexibility. Its components an be set up in many different ways to suit almost any vision of how a datacenter should work and scale. And OpenStack is adaptable: during initial experiments, users are often surprised and pleased to discover that OpenStack will run credibly on almost any hardware, from a collection of Virtual Box VMs …


With the release of Icehouse, OpenStack governance is also passing through its regular cycle of change. The latest is the election of new members to the Technical Committee. As you may already know, OpenStack’s Technical Committee (TC) provides technical leadership for OpenStack as a whole. The TC has authority over which Programs are accepted or declined, decides on issues affecting multiple …


The momentum behind OpenStack is continuing to build, and we are seeing more and more traditional players embrace OpenStack as the cloud platform of choice. During this most recent semi-annual release cycle, called Icehouse, we saw Oracle put its weight behind OpenStack and Ericsson announced that OpenStack (packaged and supported by Mirantis) will be the cloud platform driving its main offering for …


Welcome to April’s update on OpenStack training at Mirantis! Mirantis’ world-class instructors help us stand out, and they’re a huge part of why more than 95% of our students recommend Mirantis classes to their organizations, to colleagues, and to friends. At Mirantis, we invest in finding and nurturing instructors who combine super-strong technical chops with a passion for OpenStack, cloud computing, …


Is your head swimming with Icehouse information yet? By now you have certainly heard that the ninth OpenStack’s version, Icehouse, has been released. The most prominent features, such as rolling compute upgrades, improved object storage replication, tighter integration of networking and compute functionality, and federated identity services, have gotten a lot of airtime, but with more than 350 implemented blueprints, there’s a lot more below the surface of this particular iceberg. We’ll be going into some technical depth on many of the new features of Icehouse in our webinar on April 24, but in the meantime we wanted to give you a taste of what’s available.


After 6 months of intensive development, OpenStack Icehouse was released today.  With an increased focus on users, manageability and scalability, it's meant to be more "enterprise friendly" than previous releases.  Here are some of the quick facts from the OpenStack Foundation: Looking for a more technical view of what's new? Don't forget to register for What's New In OpenStack Icehouse, …


In today’s connected environments, attacks on compute infrastructure are ubiquitous. Major players have been compromised by hackers and malware, with damages inflicted both to their reputation and their business. Protecting the infrastructure from external and internal threats is an important part of operating production grade cloud environments. Interested in hearing more about this topic?  Vote for Christian's talk, Securing OpenStack with …


As the community gears up to look forward with the release of Icehouse next week and the upcoming OpenStack Summit, RightScale has released it’s 2014 State of the Cloud report, Mirantis strikes a history-making deal with Ericsson, and Cisco makes sure nobody forgets it’s a hardware company.


Introducing the DefCore Capabilities Scorecard & Core Identification Matrix. The OpenStack Core definition process (aka DefCore) is moving steadily along and we're looking for feedback from community as we move into the next phase.