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Spectacular security failures: Experts share all in a book

A new book published by Sonatype shares horror stories - add yours for the next volume.

on March 7, 2019

Going by the Ansible playbook: How eBay Classifieds survived Spectre and Meltdown

The open-source software helped reboot 80,000 cores over about seven months.

on January 15, 2019

How you can contribute to the Four Opens book

Here's how you can add insight and context to this ongoing effort.

on December 4, 2018

Build your knowledge with “Containers in OpenStack” book

Superuser talked to authors about building your foundation, Kata containers and how to become a core reviewer.

on April 27, 2018

A million playbooks a month: Scaling Ansible Run Analysis

Red Hat's David Moreau Simard walks you through this "awesome" new feature.

on April 13, 2018

OpenStack: Picks for your bookshelf

Some picks from the most recent crop of OpenStack manuals.

on December 21, 2017

A book on OpenStack for the cloud challenged

Need to explain cloud to your client? "OpenStack for Dummies," a free ebook from vScaler, sets out to do just that.

on November 21, 2017

Interested in reading up on OpenStack? Check out these books

The OpenStack Marketplace now features a selection of books from the community...

on September 18, 2017

Get to grips with the latest features of OpenStack with this book

The second edition of "Mastering OpenStack" offers expert tips on tweaking your deployments.

on November 16, 2016

Software Defined Networking (SDN) with OpenStack: The book

Sriram Subramanian and Sreenivas Voruganti help you navigate the twists and turns with this book from Packt publishing.

on October 4, 2016

Considering OpenStack? A new book shows you how to get started

A new book offers common OpenStack Deployments with real-world examples for systems administrators and engineers.

on September 28, 2016

Book aims to smooth out your “Path to Cloud”

Superuser's quick take on the 39-page OpenStack Foundation publication.

on August 23, 2016

Share your OpenStack startup playbook: UnitedStack

China's first OpenStack-based startup bridged a"huge gap" in the market to earn 8,000 registered customers.

on July 13, 2016

Share your OpenStack startup playbook: Cloudbase Solutions

The Romania-based startup shares tips including finding a niche market, investing in passionate talent and attending the twice-annual OpenStack Summits.

on June 6, 2016

Troubleshooting OpenStack: a new book shows you how

Tony Campbell, director of training and certification at Rackspace, guides you through the sticky spots.

on April 6, 2016

Share your OpenStack startup playbook: Talligent

Talligent shares its secrets to being a successful startup including why sponsoring the Summit is important and how startups can find their value in the ecosystem.

on April 5, 2016

Serve up your OpenStack storage with the “Ceph Cookbook”

This new book provides recipes for designing, implementing and managing the software-designed storage system used by CERN.

on March 24, 2016

Help improve the OpenStack Swift operations runbook

Recently launched, it covers configuration, server maintenance and troubleshooting.

on March 21, 2016

Share your OpenStack playbook: Midokura

Midokura opens its startup playbook, highlighting the importance of collaboration in the ecosystem and offering tips for fellow startups.

on January 12, 2016

An OpenStack operator’s guidebook: burning issues, tips ‘n tricks and how you can get involved

Jesse Keating, a release lead for the OpenStack product at Blue Box, an IBM Company, discusses Liberty learnings from the Mitaka Summit ops sessions and how operators can provide the their point of view to the developer community.

on November 6, 2015

Unlock OpenStack Keystone with this new book

How to snag a free copy of the manual by three IBM OpenStack pros at the Summit Tokyo…

on October 21, 2015

The latest edition of the “OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook” offers updated recipes

Authors Kevin Jackson, Cody Bunch and Egle Sigle launch an Easter egg challenge and talk about common misconceptions and the role of the new OpenStack Innovation Center.

on August 31, 2015

Dive in deep with a new book dedicated to Trove

Ahead of Trove Day, the authors of the first book on OpenStack's database-as-a-service talk about common errors and getting started with contributions.

on August 24, 2015

OpenStack Essentials: a book to get you grounded in the fundamentals

Author Dan Radez talks about demystifying the cloud, TryStack and why books are still useful for learning stuff.

on June 29, 2015

Superusers: Where are they Now | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on September 16, 2021

Open Source Job Openings (and how to land them) Round Two | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on September 10, 2021

Inside Open Infrastructure: The Latest from the OpenInfra Foundation

Announcing the OpenInfra Live: Keynotes, welcome new members, project updates, and more!

on September 8, 2021

Open Source Training Opportunities | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on September 6, 2021

Large Scale OpenStack: Discussing Software-Defined Supercomputers | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on August 30, 2021

OpenStack Basics | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on August 20, 2021

Bare Metal: Ironic in Production | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on August 12, 2021

Kubernetes and OpenStack Working Together | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on July 29, 2021

Kata Containers Use Cases | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on July 23, 2021

How OpenStack Large Clouds Manage their Spare Capacity | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on July 15, 2021

The Role of Open Source in Digital Sovereignty | OpenInfra Live Recap

What's digital sovereignty, how does open source contributions to it, and how will it affect our future?

on July 9, 2021

Inside Open Infrastructure: The Latest from the OpenInfra Foundation

2021 OpenInfra Events, the lastest about the projects, and more

on July 8, 2021

Building the Intelligent Edge with Open Source Technologies | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on July 1, 2021

Open Source Job Openings (and How to Land Them) | OpenInfra Live Recap

The latest episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on June 24, 2021

How to Start Contributing Upstream to OpenInfra | OpenInfra Live Recap

The tenth episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand.

on June 17, 2021

Students of OpenInfra: Archana Kumari | Accurate Institute of Management and Technology

Check out how Archana got started working with the OpenStack Manila project as part of her Outreachy internship.

on June 15, 2021

Experts Discuss Tradeoffs, Frequency, and more around Upgrades of Large Scale OpenStack Deployments | OpenInfra Live Recap

The ninth episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is now available on-demand

on June 10, 2021

Inside Open Infrastructure: The Latest from the OpenInfra Foundation

StarlingX 5.0, OpenInfra Live episodes, projects updates and more

on June 7, 2021

OpenInfra Leadership Tackles Questions Live | OpenInfra Live Recap

The eighth episode of OpenInfra Live, the weekly show hosted by the OpenInfra Foundation, is streaming live every Thursday!

on June 4, 2021

Large Scale Open Source CI Featuring Zuul | OpenInfra Live Recap

This week’s OpenInfra Live episode is brought to you by the experts from the Zuul community, discussing what Zuul is, the community, getting started, what’s next, and more.

on May 28, 2021

Upgrades in Large Scale OpenStack Infrastructure | OpenInfra Live Recap

This week’s OpenInfra Live episode is brought to you by the experts from the OpenStack community, discussing their stories of upgrading in large scale OpenStack infrastructure.

on May 21, 2021

Open Edge Infrastructure Conundrums and Solutions | OpenInfra Live Recap

This week’s OpenInfra Live episode is brought to you by the OpenInfra Edge Computing Group and the StarlingX community

on May 13, 2021

The Future of the Network Depends on Open Infrastructure | OpenInfra Live Recap

This week’s OpenInfra Live episode features guests discussing the challenges around global connectivity and how open source is aiming to connect billions worldwide.

on May 6, 2021

Project Teams Gathering (PTG) Recap | OpenInfra Live Recap

Last week’s OpenInfra Live brought to you by OpenInfra projects leaders from OpenStack, Kata Containers, StarlingX, OpenStack Ironic, the Edge Computing Group, Scientific SIG, and Multi-Arch SIG

on May 4, 2021

Introducing OpenInfra Live: A Weekly, Interactive Webinar Series

OpenInfra release updates, user stories, community meetings, and more streamed live!

on April 29, 2021

Students of OpenInfra: Shubham Tatvamasi | The University of Delhi

Learn how Shubham Tatvamasi got started with Magma as a student.

on April 12, 2021

NTT and KDDI Challenges for Sustainable Infrastructure Transformation

Meet requirements for large-scale telco services on mixed environment of VNF (Virtual Network Function) and CNF (Container Network Function) with OpenStack Tacker.

on April 5, 2021

Run Your Kubernetes Cluster on OpenStack in Production

Check out the lessons learned when running Kubernetes clusters on OpenStack in production and new challenges to bring in new services and high performance datapath.

on March 16, 2021

Open Infrastructure Foundation Silver Member Establishes a New Foothold in Private Cloud

InMotion Hosting, an Open Infrastructure Foundation Silver Member, launches a platform that supports the rapid deployment of small OpenStack private clouds.

on March 3, 2021

Connecting Tribal Nations and Rural Towns with Magma

At the Magma Developers Conference, organizations talked about how they were bridging the digital divide with the open source mobile packet core technology.

on March 2, 2021

The Progress for Cloud Computing on Arm Architecture

Latest progress for the software ecosystem of Arm architecture, the challenges for landing Arm-based servers, and the experience of production readiness.

on February 24, 2021

You Know Nothing, Jon Snow! OpenStack Troubleshooting From a Beginner’s Perspective

There is no silver bullet to solve any OpenStack problem, but here are some tips that will help you "deal with the Wildlings" and become an OpenStack expert

on February 16, 2021

Enhancement of Kubernetes Controller Pattern in Python with CRD

Kuryr benefits, architecture, Kuryr controller integration with Custom Resources and more

on February 10, 2021

2020 Annual Report: OpenInfra Collaboration

OpenInfra in 2020: Take a look at some of the OpenInfra collaboration highlights from the Annual Report for 2020, brought to you by the Open Infrastructure (OpenInfra) Foundation.

on February 9, 2021

Inside Open Infrastructure: The latest from the OpenInfra Foundation

Check out what a productive and successful year 2020 has been for the OpenInfra community

on January 28, 2021

Enhancement of New Heterogeneous Accelerators Based on Cyborg

Cyborg architecture, Nova & Cyborg interaction mechanism, accelerator performance optimization, Cyborg's benefits to the cloud platform and more

on January 13, 2021

Scaling Bare Metal Provisioning with Nova and Ironic at CERN: Challenges & Solutions

From 3 hours to 15 minutes, how to scale bare metal deployment with Nova and Ironic to several thousand nodes.

on January 11, 2021

Digital Sovereignty – Why Open Infrastructure Matters

Find out why digital sovereignty and the goals of the GAIA-X initiative can be achieved with open infrastructure.

on December 18, 2020

OpenStack in Production and Integration with Ceph: A European Weather Cloud User Story

Ceph, Nvidia GPUs, OpenStack upgrades from Rocky to Ussuri, and the Cloud’s interfaces with other European Projects and initiatives

on December 2, 2020

Virtual Open Infrastructure Summit Recap

Here’s a snapshot covering five days, over 100 sessions, two software releases, and a Foundation announcement backed by over 60 organizations.

on October 28, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: Security

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—Security. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on October 16, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: Private & Hybrid Cloud

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—Private & Hybrid Cloud. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on October 14, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: Public Cloud

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—Public Cloud. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on October 12, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: Container Infrastructure

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—Container Infrastructure. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on October 7, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: CI/CD

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—CI/CD. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on October 5, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: 5G, NFV & Edge

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—5G, NFV & Edge. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on September 30, 2020

#OpenInfraSummit Track: AI / Machine Learning, HPC

We are featuring one of the seven Summit tracks—AI / Machine Learning, HPC. Get your Summit tickets for free and add these sessions to your Summit calendar!

on September 28, 2020

Meet the 2020 Superuser Awards nominees

Learn more about the eight nominees and rate them by September 28.

on September 22, 2020

2020 Superuser Awards Nominee: Leboncoin

Leboncoin is one of seven nominees for the Superuser Awards to be presented at the 2020 Open Infrastructure Summit. Rate them by September 28.

on September 22, 2020

2020 Superuser Awards Nominee: Workday Private Cloud Team

Workday Private Cloud Team is one of eight nominees for the Superuser Awards to be presented at the 2020 Open Infrastructure Summit. Rate them by September 28.

on September 22, 2020

Open Infrastructure Summit 2020 Schedule is Now Live!

October event features keynotes from major users and more than 100 sessions for developers and users of open source technology

on September 9, 2020

Submission Tips for the Virtual Open Infrastructure Summit

The Summit Programming Committee has shared topics by Track for community members interested in speaking at the upcoming Summit, October 19 - 23.

on July 27, 2020

Thank You to the Last Decade, Hello to the Next!

Thank you for the 10 incredible years of contribution and support. We absolutely couldn’t have done it without you!

on July 21, 2020

Zuul: A T-Systems Case Study

Learn why gloabl IT company T-Systems, leverages Zuul’s ability to easily test workflows.

on June 8, 2020

Women of Open Infrastructure – Growing with the Open Source Community

"Open source culture is never just reusing free code on GitHub to enhance and promote their products." It's a community, from learning to mentorship offering.

on April 7, 2020

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

OpenStack is turning 10 this year! Celebrate 10 years of OpenStack with the global community.

on March 26, 2020

Establishing Trusted Network Interconnection of OpenStack Clouds

This article focuses on the interconnection of OpenStack clouds using Neutron APIs.

on March 25, 2020

Introducing Zuul for improved CI/CD

A quick history of how and why Zuul is replacing Jenkins in CI testing in the OpenStack community.

on February 28, 2020

Using GitHub and Gerrit with Zuul: A leboncoin case study

Learn why leboncoin, one of the top ten most searched websites in France, leverages Zuul's flexibility to incorporate code from multiple sources.

on October 24, 2019

Zuul Community Answers Questions around Open Source CI at AnsibleFest

Zuul maintainers answered common questions including how Zuul compares to other CI/CD technologies, how to run Zuul, and where to find commercial support.

on October 16, 2019

Beating the learning curve at OSCON

Tutorials, community and making a business case

on July 29, 2019

How to perfect your talk pitch for the Open Infra Summit Shanghai

Open Infrastructure Summit Programming Committee members share recommended topics and content ideas for the November Summit.

on June 26, 2019

What your open-source project can learn from how OpenStack communicates

Automattic's Nicola Heald on strengthening ties between developers and users.

on June 24, 2019

Tasty hack: Make this Kubernetes cluster with five Raspberry Pis

Scality's Salim Salaues on how to set up a small, physically portable cluster and test the filling out of K3s.

on June 19, 2019

Accelerating science with OpenStack

Global research organizations gathered at OpenStack Day CERN to share how OpenStack and open collaboration support scientists answering the universe’s big questions.

on June 3, 2019

How to test open source hardware drivers with Zuul V3 and Docker Compose

Intel's Manjeet Singh Bhatia shares this tutorial.

on April 24, 2019

Testing cloud-native applications

Testing is critical for creating robust, reliable and scalable applications says author Onur Yilmaz. Here's a tutorial to get started.

on April 17, 2019

Bringing open source to the bare metal edge

John Studarus on why bare metal support is important for Kubernetes and it takes to make it happen.

on April 15, 2019

A new partnership aims to push forward artificial intelligence and machine learning with OpenStack

“As the government invests in cloud migration, there will be significant value in being able to analyze data stored in the cloud,” says Vault CEO and founder Rupert Taylor-Price.

on March 5, 2019

Meet the latest release of Kayobe: Even easier deployment of containerized OpenStack to bare metal

Added support for Docker registry, a Python package with Ansible playbooks and how you can get involved.

on March 1, 2019

Architecting edge for self-driving cars with OpenStack and ETSI Open Source MANO

Researchers found 50 percent speed increase in a proof-of-concept.

on February 21, 2019

Walking the walk: Why it’s a crooked path for free software activists

Bradley M. Kuhn and Karen Sandler share the pitfalls and "farce" of trying not to use proprietary software.

on February 8, 2019

Continuous integration wanted: How a large online classified company uses Zuul

Build times at LeBonCoin went from 45 minutes to just five thanks to the open source CI/CD service.

on February 6, 2019

EBSCO: A quick case study in OpenStack and managed Kubernetes

How Platform9 is helping the tech company make a “big push” to transform their stack.

on January 21, 2019

A primer on service-to-service communication

Author Paul Osman offers this overview.

on December 21, 2018

How to use Kiali to monitor micro-services in your Istio service mesh

Daniel Oh offers this tutorial on how to set up Kiali, which provides oversight on micro-services in Istio.

on November 29, 2018

How to run an open source user group

OpenStack Ambassador John Studarus shares tips on how to get people together for a great meetup.

on November 27, 2018

OpenStack Summit Berlin recap: 51 things you need to know

From new users to product launches, updates and case studies, the OpenStack Summit Berlin covered a lot of ground. Here’s a news roundup from the Summit.

on November 19, 2018

From OpenStack to open infrastructure: A project governance update

Thierry Carrez, VP of engineering at the OpenStack Foundation & OpenStack Technical Committee member, outlines the past, present and future.

on November 13, 2018

Hallo, Stackers! How to get the most from the Berlin Summit

Superuser Editorial Advisory Board member Mark Korondi offers these tips.

on October 30, 2018

Rocking the innovation revolution with open source

OVH hits the right notes at their annual Summit in Paris.

on October 23, 2018

Pairing OpenStack and open source MANO for NFV deployments

Calsoft’s Sagar Nangare on how the two open-source technologies are coming together.

on October 19, 2018

How open source communities are coming together to build open infrastructure

At the upcoming Summit Berlin, a large contingent of open-source projects meeting up to work together including Kubernetes, ONAP, Ansible and more.

on October 18, 2018

Meet the newest members of the Superuser Editorial Advisory Board

Three new members will be weighing in on the Superuser Awards and shaping editorial content.

on October 15, 2018

Kayobe and Rundeck: Operational hygiene for infrastructure as code

Stack HPC's Nick Jones pairs infrastructure automation tool Rundeck with Kayobe, a deployment of containerized OpenStack to bare metal.

on October 12, 2018

How one of Sweden’s largest online lenders optimizes for speed

City Network customer SBAB talks microservices, agile team structure and OpenStack compliant cloud.

on October 11, 2018

How to get high performance for network connected solid-state drives with NVMe over fabrics

OpenStack provides an ideal environment to implement efficient NVMe-based storage model for high throughput says Calsoft's Sagar Nangare.

on October 8, 2018

Modern cloud native architectures: Microservices, Containers and Serverless – Part 2

Author Mina Andrawos offers this overview in a the second part of the series.

on October 5, 2018

How Arm is becoming a first class citizen in OpenStack

Gema Gomez recounts how her team delivered a fully-interoperable cloud running on Arm 64 hardware.

on September 17, 2018

A passion for sharing and collaboration makes OpenInfra Days Vietnam a success

The first edition offers a fascinating snapshot of what's in national production.

on September 4, 2018

How to manage OpenStack security and networks with Ansible 2

Learn how to automate security and network in this tutorial from Aditya Patawari and Vikas Aggarwal.

on August 29, 2018

How to run a Kubernetes cluster in OpenStack

"Extending OpenStack" author Omar Khedher offers this tutorial.

on August 24, 2018

Why small, diverse teams are key to successful dev-ops

Creating new solutions to old problems is hard when you have a team of people from the same background, says Puppet's Alberta Bosco.

on August 1, 2018

Inside the latest edition of “Learning OpenStack Networking”

The third edition offers updates on load balancing and new content on role-based access control and VLAN-aware virtual machines.

on July 31, 2018

Why Python is more popular than Kim Kardashian

Google searches for the open-source project outstripped those for the reality star in the last 12 months, according to The Economist.

on July 26, 2018

How I design custom icons

The magic behind the OpenStack project logos.

on July 23, 2018

Integrating Tungsten Fabric with OpenStack-Ansible

Tungsten Fabric and Contrail can replace and augment many of the networking components of a standard OpenStack cloud, James Denton offers this tutorial on how to stitch it together.

on July 13, 2018

Five fundamentals for leveraging multi-cloud in Kubernetes

Essential considerations for your container deployment.

on July 9, 2018

How open source projects start, grow and flourish

Pros and cons for structuring projects, from a team at Mozilla.

on June 26, 2018

The power of speaking up, speaking out about diversity

Industry veterans share personal stories and advice to improve inclusivity in open-source communities.

on June 14, 2018

Magical cloud native infrastructure with Kubicorn

Create, manage, snapshot and scale Kubernetes infrastructure in the public cloud with this unique open-source project.

on June 11, 2018

Breezing through hybrid and multi-cloud deployments with Spinnaker

Battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments, here's what the multi-cloud continuous delivery platform can do for you.

on May 31, 2018

Architecting the cloud: How to get started with patterns

Harihara Subramanian, co-author of "Architectural Patterns," talks upskilling, microservices and trade-offs.

on May 2, 2018

Return to the City of Glass: A guide to the Vancouver OpenStack Summit

Summit veteran Ben Silverman on scheduling, footwear and why staring out the windows of the conference center is a power move.

on April 18, 2018

Kata Containers and OpenStack support open container standards

"OCI is an important place for the container ecosystem to come together and drive common formats across tools and deployments," says James Kulina, member of the Kata Containers Working Committee.

on March 14, 2018

Inside CERN’s Open Data portal

The current amount of released data is more than 1,400 terabytes, here's what's behind it.

on February 21, 2018

Get started with “OpenStack Bootcamp”

Time for some basic training with this book.

on January 30, 2018

Want to go cloud native? Start with the right people, says author

“You can’t just tell everyone we’re going to going use this new thing, go have at it," says Justin Garrison, co-author of “Cloud Native Infrastructure: Patterns for Scalable Infrastructure and Applications in a Dynamic Environment.”

on January 23, 2018

Challenges and battle scars from OpenStack deployments

It can be a struggle to deploy OpenStack in a large company like American Airlines, here are some strategies on how to win it.

on January 22, 2018

New TripleO quick start cheatsheet

Carlos Camacho offers this guide to TripleO.

on January 16, 2018

Resources for getting started with OpenStack

Looking to get started with OpenStack? Here are some of our most recent resources.

on January 4, 2018

OpenStack Summit Sydney recap: 50 things you need to know

From new users to product launches, updates and demos, the OpenStack Summit Sydney was a race to the finish line. Here’s a news roundup from the Summit.

on November 16, 2017

OpenStack at the crossroads of cloud and high-performance computing

New case studies and research cloud federation are featured in version two.

on November 14, 2017

Tips for keeping your OpenStack ops moving

An eBook by Canonical offers up some ideas for avoiding "StuckStack."

on October 26, 2017

OpenStack operator spotlight: Paddy Power Betfair

The Superuser Awards winner placing is betting on Kubernetes and bare metal.

on September 26, 2017

Now’s the time to end the dev-ops culture clash

There's still a cultural difference between devs and ops, says OpenStack User Committee member Saverio Proto. Now's the time to improve it...

on August 29, 2017

How to build clusters for scientific applications-as-a-service

Insight into the world of SLURM-as-a-Service from OpenStack Scientific Working Group co-chair Stig Telfer.

on August 8, 2017

OpenStack User Groups spotlight: Canada

With an eye to the OpenStack Summit's return to Vancouver, we talk to Stacy Véronneau about what the landscape looks like in Canada.

on July 31, 2017

Deploy Kubernetes on Openstack with Ansible

Saverio Proto of SWITCH offers up this tutorial.

on July 25, 2017

OpenStack deployment with Kolla Ansible made easy

Get your cloud environment up and running on your lunch hour with this tutorial.

on July 14, 2017

How OpenSwitch is democratizing the networking market

Superuser TV talks to OpenSwitch's Albert Fishman about opening the billion-dollar networking market to more than the "elite."

on June 14, 2017

How OpenStack works with adjacent technologies

The Foundation's Mark Collier talks to SuperuserTV about how users are combining OpenStack with complementary projects to solve big problems.

on June 6, 2017

CoreOS Fest day two: project updates + solar flares

Project updates, Oracle’s community commitment and, yes, solar flares.

on June 2, 2017

Edward Snowden talks cloud, open source and fear at OpenStack Summit

"We don’t work for governments, we don’t work for states, we don’t work for corporations. We should be working for the spirit of technology itself, moving people closer to a more empowered future," Snowden said in conversation with OpenStack COO Mark Collier.

on May 9, 2017

Delivering the 3Cs of OpenStack

Cost, compliance and capabilities are three of the qualities OpenStack users brought to the keynote stage for the first day of the Summit Boston.

on May 8, 2017

Get a copy of “OpenStack Application Essentials”

This booklet by the Enterprise Working Group focuses on designing, migrating and deploying applications. It's available gratis online, print on demand or you can pick one up at the OpenStack Summit Boston.

on May 7, 2017

Spark your interest with OpenStack lightning talks

Talks on Kubernetes, security and best practices will keep you moving at the OpenStack Summit Boston.

on May 5, 2017

Reference architectures and deployment templates simplify proof-of-concepts for popular OpenStack workloads

The Enterprise Working Group, in conjunction with industry-leading users, developed reference architectures for the most popular workloads on OpenStack—three-tier web applications, big data and eCommerce.

on May 2, 2017

7 steps to becoming a Certified OpenStack Administrator

Author Matthew Dorn offers a peek into his forthcoming Certified OpenStack Administrator Exam book.

on April 27, 2017

Enterprise Working Group celebrates three years helping businesses with OpenStack

Three years, three books and plenty more to come.

on April 26, 2017

Automating OpenStack’s Gerrit commands with a CLI

Learn how to use a simple CLI to automate your Gerrit commands with this tutorial from OpenStack Trove PTL Amrith Kumar.

on March 24, 2017

Exploring the OpenStack neighborhood: An offbeat install guide

Nooruddin Abbas, solution architect from GBM, gives you a tour of OpenStack in this three-part series.

on March 16, 2017

Community leadership charts course for OpenStack

Over 40 community leaders met in Boston last week for strategic workshop to define goals and focus for 2017 and beyond.

on March 15, 2017

How Kubernetes on OpenStack powers DreamHost’s new web builder

Don't call this a regular jam: Remixer is a click-to-edit website builder that blends Kubernetes and microservices.

on March 8, 2017

Running an OpenStack cloud? Head to the Operators Meetup

The meetup, held March 15-16 in Milan, is a chance for operators to share best practices and share war stories.

on March 1, 2017

Reflections on the first OpenStack Project Teams Gathering

Amrith Kumar, OpenStack Trove PTL, reflects on the inaugural PTG and shares what he hopes to see in future events.

on February 28, 2017

Containers on the CERN Cloud

Hints and tips from the CERN OpenStack cloud team

on February 17, 2017

Getting started with Kolla

Try out OpenStack Kolla's production-ready containers with this tutorial by cloud engineer Saverio Proto with the first of this two-part tutorial.

on February 14, 2017

What’s new in the world of OpenStack Ambassadors

Latest updates on our global program and how you can get involved.

on February 13, 2017

How to design and implement successful private clouds with OpenStack

A new book by Michael Solberg and Ben Silverman titled "OpenStack for Architects" can show you how.

on February 7, 2017

The future of OpenStack and Kubernetes

News from the recent Tectonic Summit on how Kubernetes and OpenStack are working together.

on December 15, 2016

OpenStack gains momentum at Supercomputing 2016

SC16 highlights growing interest and enthusiasm around OpenStack.

on November 22, 2016

Your OpenStack guide to Supercomputing 2016

From panels to workshops and BoFs, OpenStack is front and center at SC16.

on November 14, 2016

Combating red tape with OpenStack

Folksam partners with City Network, lowering costs and increasing flexibility and operational efficiency.

on November 10, 2016

Turning the OpenStack Install Guide on its head

Newcomers now have a clearer path to getting started, docs project team lead (PTL) Lana Brindley on how it happened.

on October 20, 2016

Cambridge University opens new horizons with software-defined telescope, bioinformatics research

The famed research institution adopts OpenStack for high-powered computing and research.

on October 17, 2016

Innovate, collaborate, replicate

“What we’ve really created,” says Bryce, “is a competitive marketplace for ideas that really values implementation and contribution.”

on September 20, 2016

Using Ansible 2.0 to launch a server on OpenStack

Michael Solberg, Red Hat chief architect, walks you through using the new Python Shade library modules to configure a simple playbook.

on September 9, 2016

OpenStack Days East attracts leading users sharing real-world case studies

Walmart, eBay, Comcast and Bloomberg to speak at the first New York event, August 23 - 24.

on August 4, 2016

Why OpenStack is not big enough

You need a massive set of functionality to automate all of the infrastructure in the world’s data centers -- so in some ways OpenStack is not big enough, says executive director Jonathan Bryce.

on July 18, 2016

Getting from couch to OpenStack

Eric Wright, VMTurbo principal solutions engineer, takes you from zero to hero in about 40 minutes.

on June 22, 2016

Oh, the places you’ll go with OpenStack!

With OpenStack in tow you'll go far -- be it your house, your bank, your city or your car.

on May 19, 2016

Hate the taxes, not the online platform: HMRC’s journey with OpenStack

The award-winning UK government public cloud platform stands up to tax day, leaving people with the right things to complain about.

on May 17, 2016

Path the Cloud: Helping enterprises navigate OpenStack

The new "Path to Cloud" booklet helps enterprises navigate their OpenStack journey and establish their cloud.

on May 4, 2016

Top four user talks at the OpenStack Austin Summit

Unsure which talks to pick at the upcoming conference? We've got you covered.

on April 23, 2016

User Driven: The relentless march of open source into the data center

How the open sourcing of DC/OS is another sign that users are winning

on April 19, 2016

Open Daylight integration with OpenStack: a tutorial

How to deploy OpenDaylight and integrate it with OpenStack to address use cases specific to networking infrastructure.

on April 8, 2016

Austin Superuser Awards finalist: Workday, Inc.

OpenStack enables Workday services to be tested at scale without increasing operational cost nor capital expenditure.

on April 1, 2016

First official OpenStack Hackathon strikes a chord

38 teams competed for a grand prize trip to the Austin Summit - your local user group could be next.

on March 25, 2016

Using Ansible for continuous integration on OpenStack

Michael Solberg, chief field architect at Red Hat, gets you set up and keeps you running in this tutorial.

on March 18, 2016

Meet OpenStack indivudual director Shane Wang

"Enterprise readiness is one of the best approaches to increase adoption for OpenStack, it's where OpenStack can grow fast," says Wang, an engineering manager at Intel.

on February 29, 2016

OpenStack First App Guide: now with revamped Orchestration

Software developer Martin Paulo shares his Heat templates to get you started.

on February 16, 2016

How OpenStack is helping SK Telecom roll out the next 5G LTE network

As part of our focus on innovation, we talk to project manager Jaesuk Ahn about OpenStack's role in the mobile giant's software-defined approach.

on February 9, 2016

Setting up OpenStack Trove to use secured sockets layer: Enabling and troubleshooting

Trove, OpenStack's database-as-a-service, provides database provisioning and life cycle management capabilities. In the final tutorial of this three-part series, Tesora's Amrith Kumar helps you troubleshoot.

on January 29, 2016

What’s new under the OpenStack big tent: Monasca and Senlin

Meet the project team leads for these new projects and learn how to get involved.

on January 18, 2016

Setting up OpenStack Trove to use secured sockets layer: Authenticating with Keystone

Trove, OpenStack's database-as-a-service, provides database provisioning and life cycle management capabilities. In part two of this three-part series, Tesora's Amrith Kumar walks you through authentication.

on January 15, 2016

What’s next for OpenStack application developer guides

This month, the site gets a new look and changes its source tooling. Here's how these changes affect your project team.

on January 14, 2016

Setting up OpenStack Trove to use secured sockets layer

Trove, OpenStack's Database-as-a-Service, provides database provisioning and lifecycle management capabilities. In this three-part series, Tesora's Amrith Kumar describes how to configure and operate Trove.

on January 8, 2016

Getting started with OpenStack documentation

How to get your feet wet and earn that active technical contributors (ATC) status with a documentation commit!

on December 21, 2015

Swift deployment with OpenStack Keystone authentication

Alena Holanova of tcp cloud goes on a mission to test Swift with her company's cloud - here are her tips.

on December 18, 2015

Running an OpenStack cloud? Come to the first European Mid-Cycle Operators meetup

The meetup, held February 15 - 16, 2016 in Manchester, is a chance for operators to share best practices and give feedback.

on December 17, 2015

The keys to OpenStack startup success: Platform9 Systems

Platform9 Systems opens its startup playbook, highlighting ecosystem challenges and tips for fellow startups including how they differentiate their product from competitors with simplicity, choice and interoperability.

on December 14, 2015

OpenStack design contest T-shirts are now available!

Joline Buscemi won the third edition of the community T-shirt design contest, held annually by the OpenStack Foundation.

on December 8, 2015

Check out this tool library for OpenStack operators

These tools - contributed by and for operators - offer quick solutions to streamline your work

on December 7, 2015

OpenStack Mitaka release: what’s next for OpenStackClient and Documentation

Meet the project team leads (PTLs) and find out how to get involved.

on November 25, 2015

Connect the dots on OpenStack Neutron with this updated manual

The second edition of "Learning OpenStack Networking" includes new chapters to help newbie cloud operators and administrators build OpenStack clouds.

on November 24, 2015

OpenStack Mitaka release: what’s next for Ansible, Oslo and Designate

Meet the project team leads (PTLs) for these OpenStack projects and find out how to get involved.

on November 18, 2015

Two OpenStack operators share their latest action items

Migrations, upgrades and tweaks: these Time Warner Cable operators unpack what they learned at the Summit Tokyo and what's next.

on November 17, 2015

Fighting cloud vendor lock-in, manga style

To celebrate the OpenStack community and Liberty release, the Cloudbase Solutions team created a one-of-a-kind printed comic packed with OpenStack puns and references to manga and kaiju literature.

on November 11, 2015

Kilowatts for Humanity harnesses the wind and sun to electrify rural communities

OpenStack-powered DreamCompute cloud computing helps keep rural microgrids up and running

on November 10, 2015

Testing the limits of the cloud

Keeping an eye on cloud risks, OpenStack training the CERN way and industry shifts a go-go in our weekly roundup.

on October 16, 2015

How to migrate from VMware and Hyper-V to OpenStack

If this sounds like a beast of a move, technical solutions architect Nathan Portegijs has you covered with this step-by-step tutorial.

on September 14, 2015

Why you should take TryStack for a spin now

The free OpenStack testing sandbox is back -- and it's bigger, badder and better than ever.

on September 9, 2015

Get the latest message on OpenStack’s Zaqar service

Flavio Percoco, project team lead of OpenStack's multi-tenant cloud messaging service for web developers, offers updates on improvements in deployment, storage and support.

on August 20, 2015

OpenStack: love it or hate it?

How your staff dictates your relationship to OpenStack, what it takes to become an expert and the latest in job moves in our weekly update...

on August 7, 2015

Five things every contributor should know about the OpenStack docs project

Project team lead Lana Brindley newbie-proofs getting started with documentation.

on June 9, 2015

Superuser weekend reading

Heading to the Vancouver Summit, a technology layer cake and the scramble for IP addresses...

on May 15, 2015

Top four user talks at the OpenStack Vancouver Summit

Unsure which talks to pick at the upcoming conference? We've got you covered.

on May 7, 2015

Superuser weekend reading

OpenStack playbooks, picking the new user group logos, serious Star Wars discussions and more...

on April 17, 2015

Vancouver Superuser Awards Finalist: Comcast

Contributors of more than 36,000 lines of code to OpenStack, the Comcast team has increased its infrastructure by more than 500 percent in the last year

on April 15, 2015

Making your list and checking it twice for the OpenStack Vancouver Summit

IBM's Emily Hugenbruch gets us ready for the upcoming 2015 OpenStack Vancouver Summit, from shoes that can go the distance to the important nitty-gritty details you'll need to survive.

on April 9, 2015

Why OpenStack will change the way we live, work and play

Niki Acosta of Cisco on how on the cloud computing platform is good for job security and her hopes for a "Jetsons" future.

on April 6, 2015

OpenStack at 10: different code, same collaboration?

In the next five years, Individual Director Rob Hirschfeld says that he expects the community governance and interaction models being developed now will endure beyond the code.

on March 23, 2015

Check out what’s under the hood at TryStack

Dan Radez uncovers the gear that will power OpenStack's free testing sandbox

on March 11, 2015

OpenStack User Groups get a new home

The new portal helps you keep current on OpenStack events near you, wherever you are.

on March 4, 2015

How you can help refresh OpenStack’s Documentation site

The simplified markup of the new design will make it easier to use and contribute documentation.

on February 12, 2015

What Do OpenStack Operators Do All Day?

The life of an OpenStack operator is always interesting, says Matt Fischer. "There’s no shortages of things to fix, things to improve, and things to learn, and that’s why I love it."

on February 2, 2015

Tales from the Trenches: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of OpenStack Operations

Two Blue Box engineers share a first-hand account of the problems and solutions that they’ve encountered in their experience operating OpenStack clouds.

on January 22, 2015

My Key Learning from Paris

The French food is amazing, of course, but lessons from the OpenStack Summit go beyond boeuf bourgignon. By Matt Fischer

on December 1, 2014

Lew Tucker: A World of Many (OpenStack) Clouds

At the OpenStack Summit in Paris, Cisco's own Lew Tucker discussed the next step forward in cloud computing — the Intercloud.

on November 21, 2014

Finding the right OpenStack provider

Get the basics of the OpenStack Marketplace and find a provider that fits your needs.

on October 13, 2014

Weekend Reading, 10/10

It's super exciting to see OpenStack being used "under the hood" of all kinds of applications and the use cases that are shaking out as OpenStack's userbase continues to grow.

on October 10, 2014

Main features of Hypervisors reviewed

What you need to understand the hypervisor-support matrix.

on October 2, 2014


OpenStack is expected to be worth $3.3 billion by 2018, why companies should be writing open source software, and more.

on August 15, 2014

Aussie User Group Holds First-Ever Docs Swarm

The Australia OpenStack User Group, based in Brisbane, held OpenStack's first mini-sprint to compile a standalone OpenStack Networking Guide. By Lana Brindley and Brian Moss

on August 12, 2014

OpenStack Identity (Keystone) on FreeBSD

How hard is it to get Keystone working on FreeBSD?

on August 11, 2014

Your Weekend Reading List, 7/25

In this week's news: the community wishes OpenStack a happy 4th birthday, SAP throws its support behind OpenStack, and the latest book sprint has come to an end

on July 25, 2014

How to contribute to Openstack

How to begin contributing by tracking and fixing a bug from start to finish

on July 23, 2014

OpenStack Community Weekly Newsletter July 11 – 18

Highlights from the weekly community newsletter.

on July 22, 2014

User Group Spotlight: South Korea & Kentucky

July marks OpenStack's 4th birthday and we're celebrating this year by spotlighting user groups from around the world.

on July 15, 2014

6 fresh guides for managing OpenStack

Community-authored guides and tutorials on gaming servers, log management, benchmarking, passing information through metadata services, and the library Jumpgate.

on July 14, 2014

Your Weekend Reading List

In this week's news: Alan Clark on why there will never be a "king" of OpenStack, analysis of Swift's new storage policies, the end to the latest book sprint, and more.

on July 11, 2014


This week in Quoted! the OpenStack community discusses the best strategy for going head to head with Amazon, chimes into on GigaOm Structure, and talks scale.

on June 19, 2014

Taking Stock of OpenStack’s Rapid Growth

Takeaways from the Atlanta Summit, By Jonathan Bryce

on June 17, 2014

Writing the OpenStack Operations Guide

Five days, seven authors, 10,000 words a day, 340 pages and one very unique approach to writing a book.

on May 14, 2014

Helpful Gerrit Queries (Gerrit 2.8 Edition)

A rundown of some handy Gerrit queries: Labels, Labels With Users, Labels With Self, File Matching, and how to learn more.

on May 10, 2014


The OpenStack community has been talking about the Atlanta Summit for months. Now that it's here, take a quick look at how users prepared and what the community is most looking forward to this week.

on May 8, 2014

5 OpenStack Links You Can’t Miss

We gather the latest open source reads -- articles, blogs, and community ramblings -- right here, every week.

on May 8, 2014