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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

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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.

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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

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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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Citrix rejoins the OpenStack community
Jodi Smith, OpenStack:Now - April 23, 2015

Citrix, known in the cloud platform world for its CloudStack infrastructure as a service (Iaas) product that competes with OpenStack, joined the OpenStack Foundation this week. Citrix is not building its own OpenStack distribution, however. The move is aimed at making other Citrix products, including its distribution of the open source Xen hypervisor and its Netscaler load balancer, work well …

OpenStack most valued as open source rises
Jodi Smith, OpenStack:Now - April 20, 2015

The Future of Open Source annual survey results are in, showing that open source use among businesses is on the rise, and that OpenStack leads Docker as both the most valued and most improved open source project.Since 2010, business use of open source has almost doubled, according to the survey results. This year, 78% of respondents said their companies use …

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Docker releases update and raises $95 million D-round, grows horn
Nick Chase, OpenStack:Now - April 20, 2015

Docker, Inc. has announced that it has closed a whopping $95 million series D investment round. The containers giant says it doesn't need the money, but wanted to capitalize on its current momentum. The investment is said to add Docker to the list of tech "unicorns".A unicorn, if you haven't heard the term before, is a company that reaches a …

Mirantis, Pacnet, and OpenDaylight
Ilya Stechkin, OpenStack:Now - April 13, 2015

Mirantis engineers will be joined by Pacnet to discuss SDN controllers at the upcoming OpenDaylight Summit on July 29, focusing on implementing OpenDaylight at large carriers and service providers.While the Lithium release of OpenDaylight comes together ahead of its June release, the controller code base is stable and the feature list grows from release to release, but as of yet …

HP does public cloud – no they don’t – yes they do
Nick Chase, OpenStack:Now - April 12, 2015

HP cloud chief Bill Hilf inadvertently caused a stir this week when he told the New York Times that "it makes no sense for us to go head-to-head" with the big public cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, and the article's author interpreted his comments to mean that HP was leaving the public cloud business. As it happens, despite …

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Piston expands beyond OpenStack
Nick Chase, OpenStack:Now - April 12, 2015

Piston Computing expanded their offerings this week, announcing that Piston CloudOS 4.0 would deploy not just OpenStack, but also other open source projects such as Hadoop and Kubernetes. The move signifies a major shift for the company, which had previously focused entirely on OpenStack.The company cited requests from customers for the ability to deploy other frameworks on bare metal. According …

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Murano is now officially in the OpenStack namespace
Georgy Okrokvertskhov, Mirantis - April 12, 2015

This is really a great day for the Murano team, which spent two years on developing and promoting the Murano Application Catalog project for OpenStack. The Murano project was from the very beginning a part of the OpenStack ecosystem and it was developed over two years in stackforge OpenStack repository where all new projects start. Today the OpenStack Technical Committee …

OpenStack & Kubernetes Integration
Craig Peters, Gregory Okrokvertskhov, OpenStack:Now - April 12, 2015

Watch this demonstration by Mirantis for a deeper look at how Kubernetes and Mirantis OpenStack are managing containers at scale.

OpenStack Kilo Release Candidates Available
Nick Chase, OpenStack:Now - April 11, 2015

As release candidates for OpenStack Kilo become available, we'll keep track of them here.Most current release candidatesNova:  Download: https://launchpad.net/nova/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/nova/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/nova/+filebugNeutron:  Download: https://launchpad.net/neutron/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/neutron/tree/proposed/kilohttps://github.com/openstack/neutron-fwaas/tree/proposed/kilohttps://github.com/openstack/neutron-lbaas/tree/proposed/kilohttps://github.com/openstack/neutron-vpnaas/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/neutron/+filebugCinder:  Download: https://launchpad.net/cinder/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/cinder/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/cinder/+filebugGlance:  Download: https://launchpad.net/glance/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/glance/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/glance/+filebugKeystone:  Download: https://launchpad.net/keystone/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/keystone/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/keystone/+filebugCeilometer:  Download: https://launchpad.net/ceilometer/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/ceilometer/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ceilometer/+filebugHeat:  Download: https://launchpad.net/heat/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/heat/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/heat/+filebugTrove:  Download: https://launchpad.net/trove/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/trove/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/trove/+filebugSahara:  Download: https://launchpad.net/trove/kilo/kilo-rc1The Kilo Branch: https://github.com/openstack/trove/tree/proposed/kiloReport Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/trove/+filebug If you file bugs against any of these …

Interview with Patrick Reilly, CEO of Kismatic
Jodi Smith, OpenStack: Now - April 8, 2015

“There are a lot of things in flight, and I look at OpenStack as an insurance policy against that.”Patrick Reilly, CEO of KismaticKismatic is getting ready to release a commercial distribution of Kubernetes, Google’s open source system for managing containerized applications across multiple hosts that simplifies deploying, maintaining, and scaling applications. OpenStack:Now’s Jodi Smith recently spoke with Kismatic CEO Patrick …

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