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How to improve VM creation time with HPE Helion CloudSystem in an OpenStack Environment

HP Enterprise
In Helion CloudSystem, when large number of computes are registered to cloud (>10 computes), the Virtual machine boot time may degrade when there are large number of concurrent requests. This is because virtual machine provisioning gets scheduled in the hypervisors in stacking mode by default. In stacking mode, VMs are provisioned in set of 5 […]

VMware: Apples To Oranges – Why vSphere & VIO are Best Bests for OpenStack Adoption

VMware
OpenStack doesn’t mandate defaults for compute, network and storage, which frees you to select the best technology. For many VMware customers, the best choice will be vSphere to provide OpenStack Nova compute capabilities. It is commonly asserted that KVM is the only hypervisor to use in an OpenStack deployment. Yet every significant commercial OpenStack distro […]

Containers and OpenStack – A thought provoking exploration into the summer’s hottest topic!

HP Enterprise
When I was asked to deliver a keynote for OpenStack Days Seattle it didn’t take me more than 3 seconds to figure out what I wanted to talk about. The most interesting conversations this summer, whether at conferences, in offices, at meetups, in restaurants or bars have all been about the hottest technology trend this […]

VMware: Next Generation Security Services in OpenStack – Part 2

VMware
In a previous post, I described the high level steps a security admin would followto onboard NetX redirection services onto an existing OpenStack deployment. If your OpenStack implementation is based on Mitakaand you are running VMware NSX, it is possible to launch instances with no Neutron Security Group association, which under normal circumstances would either […]

Cisco: Cloud is Going Mainstream, But…Which Cloud?

Cisco
The numbers are in. According to a 2016 IDC study – spanning over 6,100 organizations and 31 countries – the ‘second wave of cloud adoption’ continues to advance with almost 68% of organizations using some form of cloud. Private cloud deployments remain an essential part of the mix: 54% of organizations surveyed are in fact adopting […]

Introducing Senlin – a new tool for speedy, load-balanced OpenStack clustering

VMware
Senlin is a new OpenStack project that provides a generic clustering service for OpenStack clouds. It’s capable of managing homogeneous objects exposed by other OpenStack components, including Nova, Heat, or Cinder, making it of interest to anyone using, or thinking of using, VMware Integrated OpenStack. VMware OpenStack architect Mark Voelker, along with VMware colleague Xinhui […]

Red Hat OpenStack Platform and Tesora Database-as-a-Service Platform: What’s New

Red Hat
As OpenStack users build or migrate more applications and services for private cloud deployment, users are expanding their plans for how these deployments will be serviced by non-core, emerging components. Based on the April 2016 OpenStack User Survey (see page 35), Trove is among the top “as a service” non-core components that OpenStack users are […]

Integrating Red Hat Virtualization and Red Hat OpenStack Platform with Neutron Networking

Red Hat
As applications are designed, redesigned, or even simply thought about at a high level, we frequently think about technical barriers along side business needs. Business needs may dictate that a new architecture move forward, but technical limitations can sometimes counter how far forward – unless there is something to bridge the gap. The new Neutron […]

Multi Cloud on Your Terms: HPE Helion CloudSystem 10 is Available Today

HP Enterprise
At HPE Global Partner Conference in Boston today, we announced that HPE Helion CloudSystem 10 is  available today and ready to install in your enterprise data center this week. Look under the hood at some of CloudSystem’s new functionality it’s gained from its new key components. What’s new in CloudSystem 10 New versions of HPE […]

VMware: Next Generation Security Services in OpenStack

VMware
OpenStack is quickly and steadily positioning itself as a great Infrastructure-as-a-Service solution for the Enterprise. Originally conceived for that proverbial DevOps Cloud use case (and as a private alternative to AWS), the OpenStack framework has evolved to add rich Compute, Network and Storage services to fit several enterprise use cases. This evolution can be evidenced […]

Red Hat Adds QuickStart Cloud Installer to Red Hat Cloud Suite to Help Speed Private Cloud Deployments

Red Hat
Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today introduced QuickStart Cloud Installer as part of Red Hat Cloud Suite, its pre-integrated set of cloud technologies. With the web-based, graphical QuickStart Cloud Installer, users can orchestrate the installation of Red Hat Cloud Suite components from a single interface. As a […]

Red Hat – Your Cloud Installed Before Lunch with QuickStart Cloud Installer 1.0

Red Hat
What if I told you that you can have your Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) based Cloud infrastructure, with Red Hat Virtualization, OpenStack, OpenShift and CloudForms all setup before you have to stop for lunch? Would you be surprised? Could you do that today? In most cases I am betting your answer would be not possible, not even […]

VMware: Issues With Interoperability in OpenStack & How DefCore is Addressing Them

VMware
Interoperability is built into the founding conception of OpenStack. But as the platform has gained popularity, it’s also become ever more of a challenge. “There’s a lot of different ways to consume OpenStack and it’s increasingly important that we figure out ways to make things interoperable across all those different methods of consumption,” notes VMware’s […]

HPE Helion CloudSystem 10 will be Generally Available this Week

HP Enterprise
At HPE Global Partner Conference in Boston today, we announced that HPE Helion CloudSystem 10 is generally available and ready to install in your enterprise data center this week. Look under the hood at some of CloudSystem’s new functionality it’s gained from its new key components. What’s new in CloudSystem 10 New versions of HPE […]

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