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Turning your challenges to opportunities in Nokia NESC OpenStack

Starting with just a handful of servers 10 year ago, Nokia Enterprise and Services Cloud (NESC) has grown into one of the world’s largest OpenStack private clouds providing 484,000 virtual computing cores.

on July 1, 2020

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

OpenStack Ussuri release, OSF events, project updates and more

on June 18, 2020

Women of Open Infrastructure: Meet Victoria Martinez de la Cruz from the OpenStack Manila Project

"And the Open Infrastructure community? 10/10 would recommend to a friend"

on June 11, 2020

OpenStack Ussuri is Python3-Only: Upgrade Impact

With the Ussuri cycle, OpenStack dropped all support of Python 2. All the projects have completed updating their CI jobs to work under Python 3. This achievement allows the software to be able to remove all Python 2 testing as well as the configuration that goes along with it.

on May 27, 2020

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

OpenStack Ussuri release, OSF events, project updates and more

on May 14, 2020

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Upcoming OSF virtual events, project updates and more

on April 30, 2020

Women of Open Infrastructure: Meet Melanie from the OpenStack Nova Project

"Communities are mostly about people, not only code, so there is an element of match-making personalities and styles involved."

on April 20, 2020

What’s Next for Open Infrastructure and the OpenStack Foundation

The open infrastructure community remains committed to the OSF mission of helping people build and operate open infrastructure. Here are some of the community's achievements in 2019 and what the projects have in store for the rest of 2020.

on April 16, 2020

OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program case study: Red Hat

"Ironic provides a more efficient way to consume bare metal-managed nodes for our customers who were asking for a more simplified and cost effective way to deploy and  manage large numbers of bare metal nodes with OpenStack."

on April 15, 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

Operate OpenStack? Take the Survey. Here’s why it matters

If you’re operating OpenStack, the survey delivers your feedback directly to the upstream community.

on March 19, 2020

Collaborations cross industries: OpenStack Neutron and Discovery Open Science Initiative

Identify potential bottlenecks in the Neutron API, plan a performance testing and more

on March 2, 2020

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

This month’s OSF newsletter features the Certified OpenStack Administrator (COA) exam, projects update, upcoming events and more.

on February 27, 2020

OpenStack Case Study: CloudVPS

“... OpenStack’s stability and maturity are particularly important to us right now. Upgradability is also a key factor for our team….”

on February 12, 2020

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

This month’s OSF newsletter features 2019 OpenStack Foundation Annual Report, upcoming events, projects update and more.

on February 4, 2020

Spreading OpenStack in Roots of Education: Open Infra Institute Day Kollam (Kerala)

Learn more about the latest OpenStack event in India where attendees learned more about contributing to OpenStack like providing new features, writing documentation, and participating in working groups.

on December 17, 2019

Ethernet VPN Deployment Automation with OpenStack and ODL Controller

Check out a proposed SDN based architecture that shows how OpenStack and OpenDaylight can be used to automate the deployment of VPN instances.

on December 12, 2019

Unleashing the OpenStack “Train”: Contribution from Intel and Inspur

"During the Train development cycle, Intel and Inspur collaborated, contributed to and completed multiple achievements."

on December 10, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

This month's OSF newsletter features a Open Infrastructure Summit recap and project updates, including notes from the Shanghai Project Teams Gathering.

on November 26, 2019

OpenStack Ops Meetup Features Ceph, OpenStack Architectures and Operator Pain Points

Attendees gathered at the Bloomberg office in New York City to discuss Ceph, deployment/upgrades, upgrades/long-term support, monitoring, testing and billing.

on October 18, 2019

Open Infrastructure in Germany: Hitting the Road with New and Growing OpenStack Use Cases

The OpenStack Day in Berlin featured open infrastructure deployments from leading local automakers and IT organizations.

on October 8, 2019

OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program case study: VEXXHOST

“...we knew that choosing Ironic would resolve these difficulties, with the benefits being passed on to our users...”

on October 5, 2019

OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program case study: China Mobile

“Originally, what took a day or even weeks, now takes half an hour to one hour.”

on October 4, 2019

Shanghai Superuser Award Nominee: InCloud OpenStack Team

InCloud OpenStack Team is one of five nominees for the Superuser Awards to be presented at the Open Infrastructure Summit Shanghai. Check out their story and rate their nomination by October 8.

on October 1, 2019

Analysis of Kubernetes and OpenStack Combination for Modern Data Centers

How do Kubernetes and OpenStack integrate and what are the benefits? Sagar Nangare has the answers.

on September 3, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Check out the agenda for the Shanghai Summit, what's new in Kata Containers 1.8, and more of the latest updates from the Open Infrastructure community.

on August 12, 2019

OpenStack Homebrew Club: Meet the sausage cloud

Kitting out an ex-nuclear bunker with a public cloud in a weekend.

on July 31, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Meet Airship's new TC members, Train reaches the latest development milestone and more.

on July 25, 2019

OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program case study: StackHPC

"Ironic enables our clients to deploy on-premise high-performance computing infrastructure using the same methods they would use to deploy infrastructure in the cloud."

on July 23, 2019

Running an OpenStack cloud? Check out the next Operators Meetup

The next gathering, taking place in September 3-4 in New York City, is a chance for operators to share best practices and war stories.

on July 16, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Get involved upstream with Glance, Airship TC elections open, Zuul 3.9.0 lands and more.

on July 10, 2019

Meet magnum-auto-healer: A solution for OpenStack Magnum clusters

This solution runs periodic health checks on Kubernetes nodes, searching for unhealthy instances and triggering replacements when needed.

on July 2, 2019

The OpenStack Foundation joins the Open Source Initiative as an affiliate member

The definition of open source has been under attack, making the work of the Open Source Initiative more important than ever says OSF's Thierry Carrez.

on June 26, 2019

Openstack Ironic: Outreachy project works to extend sushy support

Varsha Verma shares her work on this project.

on June 25, 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

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

News on Train development goals, takeaways from Kubecon EU and where to find us next.

on June 21, 2019

OpenStack and Kubernetes show the power of open collaboration at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe

Attendees dazzled by spring skies still manage to dive into 80-minute working sessions to keep things humming along.

on June 20, 2019

Running Relax-and-Recover to save your OpenStack deployment

Carlos Camacho of Red Hat walks you through this disaster recovery solution for Linux.

on June 17, 2019

Takeaways from the truly awesome OpenStack Days CERN

When a place literally blows your hair back: Kendall Nelson reports on her visit to The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

on June 13, 2019

What’s next for OpenStack Keystone

Colleen Murphy and Lance Bragstad share stats for the Stein cycle and talk about what's onboard for Train.

on June 12, 2019

Lab-as-a-service: Crunching data with OPNFV, OpenStack and ONAP

One-click deployments allow researchers to run the numbers.

on June 6, 2019

What’s next for OpenStack compute: Nova updates

Melanie Witt and Eric Fried talk about what's new in this release and what to expect from the next one.

on June 5, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

What’s new with StarlingX, Zuu the Train release and where to find the open infra community next.

on June 4, 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

The OpenStack Travel Support Program: Why face-to-face connection matters

Takeaways from recipients who attended the Open Infrastructure Summit Denver.

on May 31, 2019

OpenStack Homebrew Club: Swift in the closet

John Dickinson's solution can store about 25,000 movies and in the future may monitor the San Francisco sky.

on May 28, 2019

What’s next: 5G network slicing with ETSI OSM 5 and OpenStack

CalSoft's Sagar Nangare on the capabilities of this exciting tech.

on May 24, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Check out videos from the Open Infra Summit, pitch your talk for Shanghai and dive into the new Zuul and Nodepool releases.

on May 20, 2019

OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program case study: Platform9

"With Ironic, the time to provision bare metal servers is orders of magnitude faster, from weeks or months to just under 20 minutes."

on April 29, 2019

OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program case study: CERN

Managing 2,000 nodes with 10,000 servers to come for the world's largest machine.

on April 29, 2019

It’s showtime for the OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program

Ironic offers many benefits to cloud architects and administrators who manage bare metal instances. Here's a look at how some of the 30 organizations in the OpenStack Ironic Bare Metal Program are using it.

on April 29, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

What's new with StarlingX, Zuul, Kata and what to expect at the OpenInfraSummit.

on April 26, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Raise a toast for the Stein release, Kata Containers graduates and how to get hands-on with StarlingX.

on April 9, 2019

What’s new in latest release of the OpenStack Cloud Provider for Kubernetes

v1.14 offers support for Kubernetes secrets, a CSI v1.0.0 Cinder driver plus improvements to authentication, load balancing and networking.

on April 5, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

It's spring and new releases have sprung for Kata Containers and Zuul! The next crop: OpenStack Stein and Airship.

on March 29, 2019

What’s next in OpenStack networking: Smart NIC support, Cyborg and guaranteed minimum bandwidth

On tap for the Stein release: Better scalability, SR-IOV VF-to-VF mirroring, and tighter community integration.

on March 26, 2019

Meet the newest members of the OpenStack Technical Committee

More on the new members of the TC.

on March 19, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

The latest releases from Zuul and Nodepool plus a spotlight on the upcoming PTG.

on March 18, 2019

Strengthening open infrastructure: Integrating OpenStack and Kubernetes

A solution that allows cloud providers to offer both a container deployment platform based on Kubernetes and IaaS services provided by OpenStack accessible through a single set of credentials.

on March 15, 2019

Takeaways from the latest OpenStack Ops Meetup

Frank Kloeker on the two-day event featuring architecture lightning talks and war stories.

on March 12, 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

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Airship's treasure map, Zuul feature updates and upcoming events where you’ll find the OSF.

on February 28, 2019

Get your learning on at the next OpenStack Upstream Institute

An overview on the free training and how you can get involved.

on February 26, 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

Updates from the Kubernetes Special Interest Group: How to run K8s on OpenStack clouds

Examples using Magnum, Kops and the upcoming Cluster-API project, plus how you can get involved.

on February 15, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Common release goals for the next cycle, getting started with Airship and upcoming events where you'll find the OSF.

on February 14, 2019

How the Vienna Biocenter powers HPC with OpenStack

The goal of the cloud computing project is to consolidate siloed computing environments and HPC infrastructures into a common platform for 500 scientists.

on February 11, 2019

Private Storage-as-a-Service (STaaS) with OpenStack Cinder volumes for hybrid and multi-cloud

Check out this STaaS overview from students at PES University.

on February 7, 2019

How to get production-ready Kubernetes in OpenStack public clouds

OpenStack and Kubernetes are becoming a standard that allows users to benefit from both virtual machines and containers for their cloud-native applications, says Catalyst Cloud's Feilong Wang.

on February 4, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

The Open Infrastructure Summit comes to Shanghai, the Ops meetup heads to Berlin, a new look for the Airship site and more.

on January 31, 2019

Acting fast: Disaster recovery-as-a-service with OpenStack Keystone

In under 10 minutes an overview of DRaaS using open infrastructure.

on January 25, 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

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Call for presentations for the Open Infrastructure Summit, a diversity survey and updates from Zuul, Airship, Kata Containers and StarlingX.

on January 16, 2019

Where to connect with OpenStack in 2019

Connect with the open infrastructure community near you.

on January 8, 2019

Inside open infrastructure: The latest from the OpenStack Foundation

Project updates from Zuul, Airship prepares to land the next release and Kata Containers celebrates a milestone.

on December 19, 2018

One to rule them all: OpenStack projects unify mailing lists

Here's what you need to know to get started with the new list.

on December 10, 2018

What’s happening now with edge and OpenStack

OpenStack Foundation ecosystem technical lead Ildiko Vancsa offers a recap of discussions around edge computing at the recent Berlin Summit.

on December 7, 2018

Inside open infrastructure: News Bulletin from the OpenStack Foundation

Here's the first edition of the bi-weekly newsletter on open infrastructure newsletter with highlights from the Berlin Summit and project updates.

on December 5, 2018

What the OpenStack Upstream Institute is all about

An inside look on the free training and how you can get involved.

on December 3, 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

How code merged with fabric for a tribute to the OpenStack community

OSF's Kendall Nelson wore a code skirt onstage at the Berlin Summit. Here's the story behind it.

on November 14, 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

How to navigate the OpenStack Summit Berlin agenda

Find tips for navigating the November Summit's 100+ sessions covering open infrastructure use cases.

on November 12, 2018

OpenStack and Kubernetes: Competing or complementary?

Mihaela Constantinescu of Sardina Systems shares her perspective.

on November 9, 2018

How to automatically deploy Zenko and MetalK8s on OpenStack

Using Heat scripts and a Murano app to get up and running quickly.

on November 7, 2018

Performance benchmarking of OpenStack-based VIM and VNFs for NFV environments

Calsoft’s Sagar Nangare shares tips and test results.

on November 2, 2018

What to expect from the upcoming OpenStack Forum

Answers to your most common questions about the upcoming Forum at the Summit Berlin.

on October 25, 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

Five ways to make your OpenStack Summit talk a standout

Congrats on having your talk accepted -- here are five tips to make it memorable.

on October 10, 2018

Drawing up the architecture for mobile edge and OpenStack

OpenStack Foundation ecosystem technical lead Ildiko Vancsa offers a recap of discussions around edge computing at the recent Project Teams Gathering.

on September 28, 2018

Zuul case study: The OpenStack project

The OSF has been using Zuul for about six years. Superuser gets the origin story from Clark Boylan and Doug Hellman.

on September 27, 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

OpenStack Rocky case study: Flying high now

Vexxhost comes out swinging with a new region running the 18th release.

on September 10, 2018

Finding the edge: The next OpenStack Hackathon

Got gadgets? Bring them to Berlin or hack the devices available during the free, two-day event.

on September 6, 2018

What you need to know about the OpenStack Rocky release

Check out the high-impact features for bare metal clouds, fast forward upgrades and hardware accelerators.

on August 31, 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

Contribution—not just consumption—is the message from OpenStack Days Tokyo

While expanding to bring together more open infrastructure and cloud native communities, a timely reminder about giving back.

on August 23, 2018

How to integrate Qinling with OpenStack Swift

Outreachy intern Neerja Narayanappa offers this four-step tutorial.

on August 10, 2018

Getting started with cloud provider OpenStack development

A guide to get you up and running started a single node Kubernetes cluster with the OpenStack Cloud Provider enabled.

on August 9, 2018

OpenStack User Committee elections: Time to nominate and vote!

Active user contributors (AUCs) — including operators, contributors, event organizers and working group members — are invited to apply by August 17.

on August 8, 2018

A look inside the OpenStack Upstream Institute

A peek into a packed class offered at OpenStack Days Brazil.

on August 2, 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

How to deploy Windows on OpenStack

Fuga Cloud's Yuri Sijtema offers this tutorial.

on July 27, 2018

How to set up container-based OpenStack with Open Virtual Network

This tutorial offers an overview of system architecture and troubleshoots some common issues.

on July 20, 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

How to get your talk accepted for the next OpenStack Summit

What's new and time-tested tips for the July 17 deadline.

on July 11, 2018

Check out these OpenStack project updates

Project team leads share what's new and what's next in the development cycle.

on July 6, 2018

Rebooting the OpenStack Mentorship program

What's new and how to get involved.

on June 25, 2018

What’s next for OpenStack compute: Nova updates

Matt Riedemann and Melanie Witt talk about what's new in this release and what to expect from the next one.

on June 21, 2018

How to run containers without managing clusters using OpenStack Zun

Hongbin Lu demonstrates the potential of OpenStack Zun compared to commercial services like AWS Fargate.

on June 15, 2018

Learn at your own pace: How the OpenStack Upstream Institute leverages the Contributor Portal

Revamped training format features fewer lectures and more exercises with a new tool.

on June 13, 2018

Use cases, growing scale and open infrastructure at OpenStack Days Budapest

Lauren Sell reports on bitcoin infrastructure, innovation at CERN and Nokia's entry to the 100K core club.

on June 12, 2018

Kickstart your knowledge with the OpenStack Upstream Institute

Info on the next free training sessions and how you can get involved.

on June 5, 2018

OpenStack Vancouver Summit recap: 40 things you need to know

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

on May 29, 2018

Beyond data center cloud: The future of the OpenStack Foundation

Thierry Carrez on the strategic decisions that shape the path forward.

on May 25, 2018

OpenStack Community Contributor Awards: Vancouver Summit edition

A lot of behind-the-scenes work goes on in the community--these awards put a medal on it.

on May 24, 2018

OpenStack in production at CERN: Mysteries, challenges, setbacks and achievements

Researchers aren't the only ones trying to unravel a few sticky questions, says Arne Wiebalck.

on May 23, 2018

Meeting the challenges of next-generation workloads: The OpenStack User Committee

Yih Leong Sun on multi-cloud, upcoming challenges for users and how you can get involved.

on May 17, 2018

OpenStack billing: Meet CloudKitty

Superuser talks to Christophe Sauthier about CloudKitty the rating-as-a-service project.

on May 16, 2018

OpenStack billing strategies: An overview

Roll your own, use CloudKitty, Ceilometer or another tool.

on May 15, 2018

How to start your journey to OpenStack deployment

Trilio's Katie Lyon walks you through what questions to ask and how to plan for the trasformative road ahead.

on May 14, 2018

OpenStack upgrades on a massive scale: Inside Yahoo

"Upgrading from Juno to Ocata seems like climbing Everest, when in reality it’s more like walking up stairs," says Yahoo's James Penick.

on May 10, 2018

What to expect from your first OpenStack Summit

Community leaders share tips and need-to-knows for the Summit-curious.

on May 7, 2018

Meet the newest members of the OpenStack Technical Committee

More on the seven new members of the TC.

on May 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

Seeding the future of Extended Maintenance in OpenStack

Matt Riedemann walks you through the past, present and possible future of extended maintenance.

on April 26, 2018

OpenStack Project Teams Gathering: What’s next

Red Hat's Rich Bowen talked to PTG attendees about their experience and looks ahead to the next one.

on April 23, 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

How to make your OpenStack Summit talk a big success

Congrats on having your talk accepted -- here are five tips to make it memorable.

on April 6, 2018

Kickstart your knowledge with the OpenStack Upstream Institute

Info on the next free training sessions and how you can get involved.

on April 3, 2018

An introduction to OpenStack fast forward upgrades

How to stay on the fast track with upstream features every six months or keep the course on a designated release, easing the upgrade treadmill.

on March 30, 2018

How to set up notifications for OpenStack Monasca

Here's how to configure the monitoring and logging as-a-service solution to exchange information with Jira, Slack and HipChat.

on March 28, 2018

Recommendations for high-performance computing on OpenStack

Julio Villarreal Pelegrino from Red Hat offers some ideas on best practices for networking and storage.

on March 27, 2018

How you can influence the next OpenStack Forum

Got pain points or pet projects? Deadline to propose sessions is April 15.

on March 26, 2018

OpenStack community updates for new contributors

Kendall Nelson offers these updates on the contributor guide, Upstream Institute and more from the Project Teams Gathering.

on March 19, 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

Check out these OpenStack project updates

Project team leads and core contributors talk about what's new in this release and what to expect from the next one.

on March 13, 2018

OpenStack Community Contributor Awards now open for nominations

Nominate your unsung OpenStack heroes for the spotlight with the Community Contributor Awards.

on March 5, 2018

Meet volume multi-attach, a great new feature in OpenStack Queens

Years of collaboration in the making, Ildiko Vancsa offers a preview of this much-awaited feature in the Queens release.

on February 27, 2018

Insights from an OpenStack intern

The OpenStack Foundation is currently seeking a marketing intern - here's what it's like.

on February 14, 2018

Taking the OpenStack ops manuals to the next level

Where there's a Wiki, there's a way says Canonical's David A. Desrosiers.

on February 13, 2018

Superuser Awards nominations open for OpenStack Summit

Superuser Awards nominations are open for the Vancouver Summit.

on February 12, 2018

Outreachy program welcomes four new OpenStack interns

More on the projects they're tacking with seasoned community members.

on February 2, 2018

Looking ahead to the next version of Firewall-as-a-Service in OpenStack

The V2 version has been evolving, here’s what to expect.

on January 31, 2018

Get started with “OpenStack Bootcamp”

Time for some basic training with this book.

on January 30, 2018

Tips for contributing to OpenStack

OpenStack Foundation Community managers offer a ton of tips on moving forward.

on January 29, 2018

Running an OpenStack cloud? Go to the next Operators Meetup

The Meetup, held in Tokyo March 7-8, is a chance for operators to share best practices and war stories.

on January 26, 2018

New ways to build and test additions to OpenStack

CloudLab, OpenLab and the OpenStack Foundation team up to improve integration testing.

on January 24, 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

Pay it forward: Join Google Summer of Code as an OpenStack mentor

Apply to help out for the next round by January 23.

on January 19, 2018

How to get your talk accepted for the next OpenStack Summit

What's new and time-tested tips for the February 8 deadline.

on January 17, 2018

Tips for getting travel grants to OpenStack events

Key contributors can apply for travel, hotel and conference grants to attend the Project Team Gathering and the Vancouver Summit. Deadlines are January 25 (PTG) and March 22 (Summit).

on January 15, 2018

Building the Middle East’s largest OpenStack-based public cloud

Talal AlBakr explains how a $38 billion telecom company in Saudi Arabia used OpenStack to create a massive public cloud.

on January 12, 2018

Where to connect with OpenStack in 2018

Find OpenStack events near you this year to connect with the community.

on January 10, 2018

OpenStack, Spectre and Meltdown: What you need to know

The OpenStack Foundation's Thierry Carrez offers his thoughts on the security vulnerabilities dubbed "Spectre" and "Meltdown."

on January 9, 2018

OpenStack User Group Spotlight: Uganda

Organizer Diarmuid O Briain on the state of the current cloud and the promise of 5G.

on January 8, 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

Kickstart your OpenStack know-how with these tutorials

Ready to get started or take it farther with OpenStack? Here are some of our most popular tutorials.

on January 3, 2018

What you’re doing with OpenStack: Top user stories

Here are some of our favorite user stories from 2017 -- we want to tell yours, too.

on January 2, 2018

Looking closer at gender diversity in the OpenStack community

Intel and Bitergia collaborated to release the second version of the OpenStack community gender diversity report.

on December 27, 2017

How to move a massive hyperscale insfrastructure to OpenStack

Oath's James Penick reminds us that migrating a massive hyperscale infrastructure to OpenStack is doable, but it does take time and some social strategies.

on December 22, 2017

OpenStack: Picks for your bookshelf

Some picks from the most recent crop of OpenStack manuals.

on December 21, 2017

How the French government uses OpenStack

Two applications and 150 to come in the next five years.

on December 20, 2017

Travel grants support global community to attend OpenStack Summit

Key contributors attended the recent OpenStack Summit in Sydney. The deadline for Travel Support to the Vancouver Summit is March 22, 2018.

on December 14, 2017

Making your first contact with OpenStack

Exploring OpenStack? This new group aims to help out. Here's where to find the First Contact Special Interest Group and how to get involved.

on December 13, 2017

Check out these OpenStack project updates

Project team leads share what's new and what's next in the development cycle.

on December 6, 2017

Building out OpenStack’s integration engine

Meeting users needs through open infrastructure integration.

on December 5, 2017

Working together: OpenStack and Kubernetes

This week at KubeCon North America, get plugged in to collaborative initiatives between the OpenStack and Kubernetes communities.

on December 4, 2017

What’s next for OpenStack container orchestration: Magnum updates

Spyros Trigazis, the project team lead, offers these updates and a look ahead.

on November 30, 2017

What’s next for OpenStack container networking: Kuryr updates

Antoni Segura Puimedon, project team lead, offers these updates and a preview of what's ahead.

on November 29, 2017

What’s next for OpenStack compute: Nova updates

Matt Riedemann and Melanie Witt talk about what's new in this release and what to expect from the next one.

on November 28, 2017

What’s next for OpenStack networking: Neutron updates

Project team leads Armando Migliaccio and Miguel Lavalle offered updates and insight into what's next.

on November 27, 2017

How to use OpenStack Glance Image Import

Erno Kuvaja and Brian Rosmaita walk you through the update.

on November 24, 2017

Why atmail chose OpenStack for email-as-a-service

More than 15 percent of the Australian company's infrastructure runs on an OpenStack-powered DreamHost Cloud.

on November 22, 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

Kubernetes on OpenStack: Digging into technical details

Bitnami's Angus Lees offers up a recommended deployment and advice about future developments.

on November 20, 2017

OpenStack basics: An overview for the absolute beginner

Ben Silverman, author of "OpenStack for Architects," gets newbies started with OpenStack.

on November 17, 2017

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

Get involved with the OpenStack Community Financial Services Team

Financial institutions count on OpenStack for a future of innovation.

on November 16, 2017

How OpenStack powers genomics research

"We started using OpenStack because we saw the value of segregating hardware resources and the opportunity to isolate and simplify the infrastructure configuration," Manuel Sopena Ballesteros says.

on November 15, 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

How to build OpenStack on Kubernetes

How Workday uses Kubernetes to achieve zero downtime for large-scale production software-as-a-service.

on November 8, 2017

OpenStack Community Contributor Awards recognize unsung heroes

These awards -a little informal and quirky- recognize the valuable work from the community.

on November 7, 2017

Your passport to what’s next in OpenStack

Updates from the Sydney Summit keynotes.

on November 6, 2017

Spark your interest with OpenStack lightning talks

Talks on containers, NFV and best practices will keep you moving at the OpenStack Summit Sydney.

on November 1, 2017

Get started with serverless architecture in OpenStack

Get started in under five minutes and just five steps with this tutorial from Lingxian Kong.

on November 1, 2017

OpenStack Days Nordic 2017: On the move

About 250 people met in Copenhagen for this two-day event.

on October 31, 2017

Come meet the users changing the world with OpenStack

If it’s changing the world it’s probably powered by OpenStack -- and many of those users will be at the Sydney Summit says Mark Collier.

on October 30, 2017

Tips for keeping your OpenStack ops moving

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

on October 26, 2017

Meet the OpenStack Scientific Special Interest Group

How to get your science on at the Sydney Summit and beyond with the SIG.

on October 25, 2017

OpenStack at Bloomberg

Chris Morgan, cloud services team leader, on disappearing documentation and upstreaming long-term support releases.

on October 24, 2017

Meet the newest members of the OpenStack Technical Committee

More on the six new members of the TC.

on October 23, 2017

OpenStack Project Teams Gathering: What gets done and why you should attend

Superuser talked to PTG attendees about their experience and looks ahead to the next one in Dublin, Ireland.

on October 20, 2017

OpenStack Days: Coming to a city near you

“Being able to go to OpenStack Days is really important,” says executive director Jonathan Bryce.

on October 18, 2017

OpenStack delivers services to thousands of Workday customers

The human resources leader deploys private clouds in every data center, with virtual machines (VMs) and bare metal.

on October 12, 2017

Careers in OpenStack: What employers want

Ben Silverman examines the most common OpenStack job titles and how to get hired for them.

on October 11, 2017

Strengthening ties: OpenStack, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute and Network Functions Virtualization

Ildiko Vancsa reports on a recent meeting between OpenStack and ETSI NFV and how you can get involved.

on October 10, 2017

The five most common OpenStack questions, answered

Aviv Lichtigstein of Loom Systems answers the most common questions he gets from newbies.

on October 9, 2017

How to install the Openstack Horizon Dashboard

This brief tutorial from LearnIT Guide shows you how to get started.

on October 6, 2017

How to get more involved with OpenStack

John Garbutt shares his thoughts on how to boost your involvement in the community.

on October 5, 2017

OpenStack operator spotlight: Fastweb

The Italian telecom company uses OpenStack as the framework for its infrastructure-as-a-service public cloud.

on October 4, 2017

Kickstart your OpenStack skills with an Outreachy internship

These three-month internships are a great way for people from underrepresented groups to get started.

on September 28, 2017

OpenStack operator spotlight: Paddy Power Betfair

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

on September 26, 2017

What to expect from the upcoming OpenStack Forum

OpenStack community manager Tom Fifield answers your most common questions about the upcoming Forum.

on September 25, 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

Sydney Superuser Award Nominee: Memset Hosting – OpenStack Public Cloud Team

Memset Hosting is one of the nominees for the Superuser Awards to be presented at the OpenStack Summit Sydney, November 6-8.

on September 13, 2017

OpenStack operator spotlight: Adobe Advertising Cloud

Adobe's Advertising cloud runs OpenStack in production across six data centers in the US, Europe and Asia says cloud platform manager Joseph Sandoval.

on September 5, 2017

Getting started with OpenStack? Check out this cheat sheet

Common commands for services Keystone, Glance, Nova, Neutron and Cinder in a one-page guide.

on September 1, 2017

OpenStack operator spotlight: NTT

The Japanese telecom giant runs over 10,000 virtual machines, 1,000 hypervisors in eight regions. Two team members talk about what's next and the importance of testing.

on August 28, 2017

More opportunities for free OpenStack upstream training

The training will be offered at two events in addition to the Sydney Summit.

on August 24, 2017

Updates from the OpenStack Ops Meetup

From containers to extreme testing, Melvin Hillsman reports on hot topics from the recent event in Mexico City.

on August 18, 2017

Growing allies in the OpenStack community

Allies can dispel the closed-minded thinking that spawned the infamous Google memo, says Women of OpenStack member Amy Marrich. Here's how to get involved.

on August 15, 2017

OpenStack Days Taiwan: The intersection of software and hardware

Internet of Things and edge computing dominated the content and conversations at OpenStack Days Taiwan in July.

on August 14, 2017

OpenStack User Groups spotlight: Phoenix

Just don't call it the Silicon Desert: Ben Silverman tells us what's on the rise in Phoenix...

on August 11, 2017

OpenStack operator spotlight: CERN

Belmiro Moreira, cloud architect, tells Superuser how the research center went from a few hundred nodes to 280,000 cores.

on August 10, 2017

Learn OpenStack: A new community site

As he was teaching himself, Geoff Rich built a site called Learn OpenStack. Here's how it can help you...

on August 9, 2017

OpenStack’s seventh birthday: A world of cake!

This stack definitely takes the cake...

on August 7, 2017

Using NFS for OpenStack with Security-Enhanced Linux

Fabian Arrotin checks out a replacement for Gluster.

on August 4, 2017

Pay it forward: Become an OpenStack mentor

Emily Hugenbruch on how to get involved now.

on August 3, 2017

Creating an OpenStack Ironic deploy image with Buildroot

Chris Smart offers this tutorial.

on August 2, 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

How the Gap builds and uses private clouds with OpenStack

A peek inside the Gap’s (server) closet.

on July 28, 2017

What you need to know about OpenStack’s Scientific Working Group

If you're a researcher, here's how to get involved now.

on July 27, 2017

Why Kubernetes, OpenStack and OPNFV are a match made in heaven

Now's the time to forge an even closer relationship between OpenStack, OPNFV and Kubernetes, says Ericsson's Chris Price.

on July 26, 2017

Deploy Kubernetes on Openstack with Ansible

Saverio Proto of SWITCH offers up this tutorial.

on July 25, 2017

How tech giant Tencent uses OpenStack

One of China's largest tech companies has been running OpenStack in production for 4 years with availability of over 99.99%.

on July 23, 2017

Why large state-owned enterprises are boarding the OpenStack train

100,000 cloud hosts with 800 nodes on the road to virtualization.

on July 21, 2017

Two ways to contribute to OpenStack to make a big impact

Documentation and Glance are great places to give back to the community, says the Foundation's Mike Perez.

on July 20, 2017

Running an OpenStack cloud? Go to the next Operators Meetup

The Meetup, held August 9-10 in Mexico City, is a chance for operators to share best practices and war stories.

on July 19, 2017

Looking ahead to OpenStack Days China

This year's event is expected to break a new record for attendance - here's the backstory on why OpenStack is hot in China right now and the challenges the community faces.

on July 18, 2017

OpenStack Korea: Embracing the cloud universe

A highlight: a demo deploying OpenStack in just minutes with Amazon's Alexa.

on July 16, 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

OpenStack Neutron: an NFV primer

An overview of Neutron for NFV from Rossella Sblendido, core reviewer, and the OpenStack Foundation's Ildikó Vancsa.

on July 13, 2017

Gender diversity in the OpenStack community: A new report

The Intel-sponsored report adds new numbers to the valuable debate about inclusion in open source projects.

on July 11, 2017

What you need to know about the upcoming OpenStack User Committee Elections

Active user contributors (AUCs) -- including operators, contributors, event organizers and working group members -- are invited to apply. Nominations open July 31 - August 11.

on July 10, 2017

A simple way to create OpenStack Swift reports

Giuseppe Paterno' shares tip for getting basic Swift reports.

on July 7, 2017

Laying the groundwork for an OpenStack Contributor portal

Mike Perez, cross-project developer coordinator at the OpenStack Foundation, with a few ideas on how to make newcomers to OpenStack get started fast.

on July 5, 2017

Travel Support program brings key OpenStack contributors to the Summit

40 people from 18 different countries to participated in OpenStack Summit Boston with these grants. The deadline to apply for Travel Support to the Sydney Summit is August 22.

on July 3, 2017

OpenStack Cramming, Part I

Kickstart your OpenStack journey with these tips from Beverly Ibarrola of Award Solutions.

on June 29, 2017

Catch these updates on OpenStack community goals, strategies

Alan Clark, Thierry Carrez, Chris Price and Mike Perez are some of the 26 interviews available now.

on June 28, 2017

High availability of live migration with OpenStack: a report

The OpenStack Innovation Center (OSIC) benchmark​ ​tested live migration to find the best way to move forward with non-impacting cloud maintenance, here's what they found.

on June 27, 2017

How to install Cloudify 4 on AWS and OpenStack

This tutorial will walk you through the basics of provisioning your AWS or OpenStack infrastructure.

on June 23, 2017

What makes OpenStack relevant in a container-driven world

Containers align nicely with OpenStack, providing infrastructure, allowing them to share networking and storage with other types of computer resources in rich environments, says Thierry Carrez.

on June 22, 2017

Certified OpenStack Administrator exam upgrades to Newton

The vendor-neutral certification offered by the OpenStack Foundation receives new features and upgrades as it reaches the 1,000 test taker mark.

on June 21, 2017

How to craft a successful OpenStack Summit proposal

Inspiration, tips and a kick in the pants for the July 14 deadline.

on June 20, 2017

Deploying OpenStack Designate with Kolla

Learn how to launch OpenStack Designate and test it using Kolla in this tutorial from OpenStack contributor Eduardo Gonzalez.

on June 16, 2017

Inside the first OpenStack Forum

Tom Fifield, OpenStack community manager, talks to SuperuserTV about the benefits of combining developers and operators in a new OpenStack Summit component called the Forum, which replaced the Design Summit that took place during previous Summits. This new event removes the divide between developers and users, supporting more strategic conversations, such as how OpenStack engages with adjacent communities. […]

on June 10, 2017

Reduce (complexity) and deploy: a strategic focus for OpenStack

Chris Price and Mike Perez discuss how they are working with adjacent technologies and on simplifying OpenStack.

on June 9, 2017

OpenStack Queens release: let your voice be heard

Mike Perez talks community-wide goals for the Queens release and how you can get involved.

on June 7, 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

OpenStack Days Melbourne: a tipping point in cloud technology

We're moving from first-generation cloud architecture to second-generation clouds integrating a variety of services and technologies, says OpenStack executive director Jonathan Bryce.

on June 5, 2017

Get up to speed with the OpenStack Upstream Institute

What’s new in the free training and how to sign up.

on May 30, 2017

Deploying and redeploying OpenStack in a physical server

How to use command-line tool Snapper to redeploy OpenStack in this tutorial from Arun Kumar of CloudEnablers.

on May 26, 2017

OpenStack Verizon case study: The illusion of infinite capacity

At the recent OpenStack Summit Boston, Billy Felton and Andrew Hendrickson of Verizon along with Sanjay Mishra CEO of Talligent offered a look into the platform, its architecture and what's next as they deal with the challenges of edge computing.

on May 25, 2017

A checklist for securing OpenStack networking

Cisco's Naveen Joy offers this 10-point checklist for keeping your OpenStack network secure.

on May 22, 2017

How to: Docker containerized OpenStack Heat Translator

Sahdev P. Zala and Eduardo Patrocinio from IBM show us how they created a Docker container using Heat-Translator.

on May 18, 2017

My take on the first OpenStack Forum

From my first Forum session, it was clear these sessions would be highly informative and productive, says the OpenStack Foundation's Chris Hoge.

on May 17, 2017

Check out the OpenStack project updates

Over 30 project update sessions -- from Ansible to Zaqar -- took place at the recent Summit Boston. Catch up with the videos.

on May 16, 2017

OpenStack Boston Summit recap: 50+ things you need to know

From new users to product launches, updates and demos, the OpenStack Summit Boston hit it out of the park. Here's a news roundup from the Summit.

on May 15, 2017

For Latin America, OpenStack’s time has come

30+ attendees from 14 countries met at the Boston Summit to discuss America Movil’s OpenStack strategy.

on May 12, 2017

OpenStack Community Contributor Awards recognize unsung heroes

These awards -a little informal and quirky- recognize the valuable work from the community.

on May 11, 2017

Meet Mila, OpenStack’s youngest contributor

Mila Perez, six months old, is OpenStack's newest contributor. She offers words of encouragement for newbies.

on May 10, 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

Interop challenge: global OpenStack clouds rise again

15 participants around the world deployed a geo-distributed CockroachDB cluster using Kubernetes on OpenStack.

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

Pushing the edges with OpenStack

Verizon's cloud-in-a-box offering based on OpenStack delivers computing to the edge -- and your local coffee shop.

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

OpenStack Summit veterans share their best tips for newbies

Why pacing yourself, packing business cards and buying a few beers is crucial

on May 1, 2017

IPVS direct routing on top of OpenStack

Jan Klare from Cloudbau explains how an old-school technology can still be used as a load balancer in OpenStack.

on May 1, 2017

Joining forces: Kubernetes Day at the OpenStack Summit

The OpenStack Summit, one of the largest open cloud infrastructure events in the world, hosts a day dedicated to the open-source system for automating deployment, scaling and management of containerized applications.

on April 28, 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

How to get the most from your first OpenStack Forum

OpenStack community manager Tom Fifield on what to expect.

on April 25, 2017

OpenStack User Survey shows wider adoption, larger clouds

Widespread adoption, maturity, growth with increased user interest in innovation and agility are some of the main findings in the 2017 User Survey.

on April 24, 2017

Managing port level security in OpenStack

In certain cases, you may need to change how restrictive your port security is on OpenStack; in this tutorial, GBM's Nooruddin Abbas shows us how.

on April 21, 2017

A beginner’s guide to attending an OpenStack Summit

Former OpenStack intern and current OpenStack contributor Nisha Yadav recounts her experience at the Barcelona Summit and provides some tips on how you can prep for Boston.

on April 19, 2017

OpenStack works best when devs and operators tailor their workloads

Monica Rodriguez gives Superuser a sneak peak into her talks at OpenStack Boston.

on April 18, 2017

In Nordic countries, OpenStack feels the snowball effect

Superuser talks to the organizer of the OpenStack Denmark User group about rapid adoption in the region.

on April 17, 2017

Jumpstart your OpenStack know-how at the Upstream Institute

This free 1.5-day class organized by the OpenStack Foundation will get you up an running as a contributor.

on April 13, 2017

5 OpenStack user sessions you can’t miss at the Boston Summit

The official schedule has over 300 sessions, so use this guide to find new, updated OpenStack case studies.

on April 10, 2017

Tips for surviving the OpenStack review process

Reviews aren't the end goal, but quality and modern code shipped on time is. Veteran Neutron contributor Ihar Hrachyshka on how to keep the end in mind.

on April 5, 2017

How to organize an OpenStack Operators Meetup

If you're interested in bringing a future OpenStack Operators Meetup to your town, Mariano Cunietti of Enter has a few tips.

on April 3, 2017

It’s your chance to rate the Superuser Awards nominees for the OpenStack Summit Boston

Review the nominees by Tuesday, April 4 to influence the Boston Summit Superuser Awards winner.

on March 29, 2017

Creature or feature? Here’s the story behind your favorite OpenStack project mascot

Discover your favorite project's mascot and the inspiration behind it.

on March 28, 2017

China’s largest cable TV provider launches first private cloud with OpenStack

How Shanghai's Oriental Cable Network built a modularized, scalable and automated hosting platform without proprietary APIs thanks to OpenStack.

on March 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

Moving OpenStack beyond borders (and possibly to Mars)

“I’d like to think that Martian life can be found with an OpenStack platform,” Rob McMahon of Red Hat told participants at the first OpenStack Days in Poland. Red Hat is currently working with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

on March 23, 2017

Getting to know the essential OpenStack components better

Nooruddin Abbas, solution architect from GBM, demonstrates how to get Keystone, Glance, Nova, Neutron and Horizon up and running in part two of this three-part series.

on March 21, 2017

Pay it forward: Sign up for Speed Mentoring at the OpenStack Summit Boston

The program seeks 20 mentors with at least a year of OpenStack experience to offer technical or career guidance.

on March 20, 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 to set up your work environment to become an OpenStack developer

If you're a beginning OpenStack developer, contributor Nisha Yadav helps you get set up.

on March 13, 2017

How a research group avoids Franken-infrastructure with OpenStack

Bright Computing provides 43 compute nodes with 1,100 CPU to 30 research groups at the Van Andel Institute (VAI) with a hybrid solution of high-performance compute (HPC) grid and cluster computing and cloud computing.

on March 9, 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

Upcoming OpenStack Community Leadership Training

The second edition of this two-day training will be offered in April, here's how you can get involved.

on March 7, 2017

Deploying OpenStack on AWS

A guide to installing OpenStack on top of AWS EC2 from Vinoth Kumar Selvaraj, cloud engineer at CloudEnablers.

on March 3, 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

OpenDaylight VTN Manager integration with OpenStack

How to manually configure your OpenStack environment to work with OpenDaylight VTN Manager

on February 23, 2017

Deploying Ironic in OpenStack Newton with TripleO

Enable Ironic in the Overcloud in a multi-controller deployment with TripleO or the director, a new feature introduced in Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10.

on February 21, 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

From zero to hero: Your first week as an OpenStack contributor

The documentation project team lead (PTL) walks you through the basics.

on February 10, 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

Meet OpenStack big tent projects Storlets and Tricircle

Storlets offers compute inside object storage service and Tricircle provides networking automation across Neutron in multi-region clouds.

on February 1, 2017

A quick introduction to OpenStack Heat

Julio Villarreal Pelegrino from Red Hat gives a brief introduction to OpenStack Heat and demonstrates how to launch a basic template.

on January 31, 2017

How to create a new official OpenStack project

Thierry Carrez, director of engineering at the OpenStack Foundation, helps you avoid the most obvious traps on your way to becoming an official project.

on January 26, 2017

Transitioning from OpenStack hobbyist to professional

Land your first OpenStack job with these tips on how to navigate OpenStack resources to solve problems, improve your functional understanding of OpenStack basics and more!

on January 25, 2017

Deploying IPv6-only tenants with OpenStack

Shannon McFarland from Cisco Systems explains how to deploy IPv6-only Neutron networks.

on January 20, 2017

OpenStack’s Stewardship Working Group and what it can do for you

Ever walked away from a code review or mailing list because of "sticky people problems?" The OpenStack Stewardship Working Group can help.

on January 18, 2017

How to get a job working with OpenStack

Michael Apostol explains how candidates looking for jobs in OpenStack can increase their chances of landing one.

on January 17, 2017

Cloud Kindergarten preps students for OpenStack careers

Apprentices at Deutsche Telekom share how they got started with OpenStack.

on January 11, 2017

Navigating OpenStack: community, release cycles and events

Get to know the OpenStack community, get on board with the release cycle and get the latest on OpenStack events

on January 10, 2017

Installing Open vSwitch 2.5 on Hyper-V in an OpenStack environment

Alin Serdean from Cloudbase Solutions shows you how to deploy Open vSwitch (OVS) on Hyper-V and integrate it with OpenStack in this four-part series.

on January 6, 2017

How to find your first OpenStack job

Looking for an OpenStack job? Here's how to get started, fast.

on January 4, 2017

OpenStack under the radar

Three important things you missed in 2016 that will shape the coming year.

on December 30, 2016

OpenStack’s design evolution

A six-year itch to innovate brings new design.

on December 29, 2016

NFV, IoT identified as leading OpenStack use cases for telecoms

Research from Heavy Reading highlights drivers for industry giants.

on December 28, 2016

Understanding Open vSwitch, an OpenStack SDN component

This tutorial covers the basics of OpenVSwitch.

on December 26, 2016

How to take a leadership role in OpenStack

"OpenStack is great for people who want to make a difference," says Vitrage PTL Ifat Afek.

on December 22, 2016

Forrester: It’s time to hit the road with OpenStack

A four-page brief on OpenStack's "global traction" charts a course for infrastructure and operations leaders.

on December 20, 2016

11 benefits to running your containers on OpenStack

OpenStack provides the resources and services that container platforms and applications can rely upon, says Red Hat's Lars Herrmann

on December 16, 2016

The future of OpenStack and Kubernetes

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

on December 15, 2016

How to Pass the Certified OpenStack Administrator Exam

Learn how to pass the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam from OpenStack training experts.

on December 14, 2016

OpenStack, HPC and public clouds: What’s on the horizon

Ildiko Vancsa talks to Mike Kelly of DataCentred about the challenges facing the "magicians" of high performance computing.

on December 13, 2016

Workload reference architectures address requirements for deploying OpenStack clouds

Need guidelines to get started with OpenStack? The Enterprise Working Group has your back.

on December 12, 2016

How the new Project Team Gathering event affects OpenStack Ocata

Learn more about this new event and how a shorter cycle impacts the upcoming software release.

on December 8, 2016

How to become an OpenStack Active User Contributor

There are now eight ways you can earn AUC status for the next Summit, here's how.

on December 7, 2016

See how your OpenStack deployment compares with this new analytics tool

New insights from the OpenStack User Survey are available with live analysis tool.

on December 5, 2016

What do you think of a joint Kubernetes OpenStack environment?

Container schedulers promise to reduce operational complexity and improve interoperability, but there's much work left to be done says Rob Hirschfeld.

on December 2, 2016

China puts money where the cloud is, ramps up OpenStack adoption

Increased investment, adoption signal strength of the local community.

on December 1, 2016

Manage resources on AWS with OpenStack Omni

Madhura Maskasky introduces OpenStack Omni, a set of drivers to manage and control resources on AWS.

on November 30, 2016

Your guide to the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam

Answering the common questions around the COA exam: who should take it and how you can prepare.

on November 28, 2016

Tests demonstrate OpenStack NFV interoperability

"Without OpenStack, none of this would be possible," says Carsten Rossenhovel of the vendor-neutral European Advanced Networking Test Center.

on November 23, 2016

OpenStack gains momentum at Supercomputing 2016

SC16 highlights growing interest and enthusiasm around OpenStack.

on November 22, 2016

How Globo.com scores big with OpenStack Swift

Cost savings and an active community act as big players in the move to go open source.

on November 18, 2016

What’s new with OpenStack Upstream Training

Here's what you need to know about the free, two-day course offered before each Summit and select events.

on November 17, 2016

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

Science institute taps OpenStack to accelerate biodiversity research

Naturalis catalogs 37 million artifacts on a private cloud to reduce costs, boost productivity.

on November 15, 2016

Your OpenStack guide to Supercomputing 2016

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

on November 14, 2016

Trusted with 30 million email accounts, atmail delivers with OpenStack

Based in Australia, atmail leverages DreamHost's DreamCompute to power its next generation email cloud.

on November 13, 2016

How to integrate Ceph with OpenStack

Keith Tenzer, Red Hat solutions architect, discusses why OpenStack and Ceph are an amazing team.

on November 11, 2016

Combating red tape with OpenStack

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

on November 10, 2016

How to plan your first OpenStack App Hackathon

Victor Diaz chats with David Flanders on his experience planning a hackathon and how to get yours up and running.

on November 9, 2016

Inside the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam

Bridging the certification-to-ability gap.

on November 8, 2016

OpenStack Innovation Center trains developers, debunks operational myths

Kenny Johnston and Melvin Hillsman discuss recent testing and training initiatives conducted by OSIC.

on November 7, 2016

Evolving the OpenStack Design Summit

What are the Project Teams Gathering, Forum and who should attend.

on November 4, 2016

OpenStack security spotlight

Your fuzzy ally, better reviews and more.

on November 3, 2016

How developers from four continents delivered an OpenStack feature

Harnessing the power of open source, on a global scale.

on November 2, 2016

OpenStack Community Contributor Awards recognize unsung heroes

A lot of behind-the-scenes work goes on in the community--these medals recognize those efforts.

on October 28, 2016

Here’s the story behind the OpenStack pigeon

There's a graffiti artist pigeon named Milo at the Summit. Here's his story.

on October 27, 2016

Mapping OpenStack’s place in a multi-cloud world

Jonathan Bryce, OpenStack Foundation executive director, gets out his compass.

on October 26, 2016

How the global community does work that matters with OpenStack

OpenStack Foundation COO Mark Collier cuts cords, deploys containers and talks "Four Opens" on day one of the Summit keynote.

on October 25, 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

Breaking down the Barcelona Summit for OpenStack operators

Community manager Tom Fifield breaks down the week for cloud operators.

on October 19, 2016

OpenStack User Survey shows top insights, competitive advantages

Plus: Be your own data scientist with live survey analysis tool.

on October 18, 2016

Walmart, Comcast, Bloomberg headline at OpenStack Days East

Enterprise use cases featured for sold-out crowd in New York City.

on October 13, 2016

Meet OpenStack Firehose: Your source for consuming Infra messages

This new infra service provides a single place to go for consuming messages.

on October 12, 2016

OpenStack jobs are growing — and there are plenty of seats at the table

Adoption by leading companies creates opportunities for developers, architects, sysadmins & engineers to earn a living with free software.

on October 11, 2016

How to use OpenStack Cinder with Docker Swarm clusters

OpenStack contributor John Griffith explains how to consume Cinder resources from a Swarm Cluster in part two of this two-part series.

on October 10, 2016

OpenStack Newton: A new landmark for open source

The community takes a tour of the latest OpenStack release, named after an historic home in Texas.

on October 7, 2016

Inside WalmartLabs and its OpenStack core

Sean Roberts, director of technical management at WalmartLabs, shares what's next for his team.

on October 5, 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

When OpenStack fails, don’t blame the technology

Six reasons OpenStack can fail and a few solutions to make sure it doesn’t.

on October 3, 2016

How to use OpenStack Cinder for Docker

OpenStack contributor John Griffith explains how to use Cinder as a storage for Docker in part one of this two-part series.

on September 30, 2016

OpenStack Contributor Awards now open

Got an unsung hero? Nominate that person for recognition at the Barcelona Summit.

on September 29, 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

Why OpenStack and Kubernetes are better together

Collaboration is key with these two powerhouse open-source platforms.

on September 27, 2016

OpenStack Day Nordic highlights local financial services, scientific users

The first event of its kind featured talks from CERN, Folksam, CityNetwork, Basefarm and more.

on September 26, 2016

Update on OpenStack Gerrit-StoryBoard integration

OpenStack's task tracking system for cross-team projects and code review tool now play better together.

on September 21, 2016

Update on API information in OpenStack

Anne Gentle, a member of the OpenStack Technical Committee who focuses on OpenStack strategic developer enablement at Cisco, fills you in on the latest changes in the API.

on September 19, 2016

OpenStack Newton release: what’s next for Horizon, Ironic and Kolla

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

on September 14, 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

How to survive your first OpenStack Hackathon

Planning, power naps and a tent will get you through the weekend.

on September 8, 2016

Meet OpenStack’s upstream developer advocate, Kendall Nelson

One of the Foundation's newest staffers weighs in on the Python debate and revamping Upstream University.

on September 7, 2016

20 reasons why web hosting companies should embrace OpenStack

Adrian Andreias, CEO of Fleio, explains why he believes companies that aren't on board with OpenStack should be

on September 6, 2016

Enabling vCPE with OpenStack – Create the networks

Bridging virtual and physical networks in the last of this three-part series.

on September 2, 2016

Leading India e-commerce site launches OpenStack hybrid cloud

Snapdeal welcomes cost savings, performance gains with 100,000 core OpenStack deployment.

on August 31, 2016

Meet the “gardeners” of OpenStack, the requirements team

We talk to recently elected project team lead (PTL) Tony Breeds about "awesome tomatoes" and weeding.

on August 31, 2016

Inaugural OpenStack Days event in China draws thousands

Open source cloud computing aficionados gathered in Bejiing for the two-day event.

on August 29, 2016

Enabling vCPE with OpenStack: Prepping the VNFs

Create two Glance images with part two of this three-part tutorial.

on August 26, 2016

Git hooks for OpenStack development take the pain out of code commits

Developers can avoid rookie mistakes with this tool.

on August 22, 2016

Enabling vCPE with OpenStack: Network configuration

Part one of this three-part tutorial on virtual Customer Premises Equipment covers network configuration.

on August 19, 2016

How OpenStack makes Python better (and vice versa)

Better libraries and larger paychecks for contributors: how the two communities work together

on August 18, 2016

Making OpenStack easy: hosting provider offers public cloud ‘construction kits’

Russia’s Servionica builds a solid customer base of small and large customers.

on August 17, 2016

App developers: here’s more on what OpenStack can do for you

What you can expect at the next Hackathon, Summit and how to get involved

on August 16, 2016

OpenStack Days Mexico highlights growing interest

Local interest soars; looking ahead to the September OpenStack hackathon.

on August 15, 2016

Using OpenStack Shade to interact with all your clouds

David Flanders and Bruno Morel offer a tutorial using Shade to connect clouds around the world in under an hour.

on August 12, 2016

OpenStack-Salt for workflow management in private clouds

Project team lead Ales Komarek on what this project can do for you.

on August 11, 2016

OpenStack Newton release: what’s next for Sahara and Telemetry

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

on August 10, 2016

The benefits and approach to OpenStack cloud

Why AT&T is implementing OpenStack and how they are getting it done.

on August 9, 2016

How OpenStack and Outreachy helped me write my first specification

Akanksha Agrawal recounts her experience as an intern.

on August 8, 2016

Prepping for the next OpenStack app dev hackathon

From zero to launch before lunch, Intel's Travis Broughton takes you behind the scenes at these free training sessions.

on August 5, 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

OpenStack Newton release: what’s next for Designate, Glance and Trove

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

on August 3, 2016

OpenStack Days Silicon Valley 2016: unlocking infrastructure

The third edition of the two-day conference promises retail giants and “romance”

on August 2, 2016

OpenStack Newton release: what’s next for Heat, Keystone and Kuryr

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

on July 28, 2016

Why infrastructure is the key to OpenStack’s Big Tent

A talk with Elizabeth K. Joseph, Hewlett Packard Enterprises automation and tools engineer, as part of our Women of OpenStack series

on July 26, 2016

Finding OpenStack security issues with Bandit

How to use Bandit to find and prevent security defects in your OpenStack code

on July 22, 2016

OpenStack Days Ireland zeroes in on networking

From containers to network functions virtualization (NFV), participants connected the dots at Dublin's first event.

on July 21, 2016

How PubMatic saved millions by cloudhopping with OpenStack

This industry-leading marketing automation platform details the move to hybrid cloud.

on July 20, 2016

New York OpenStack community celebrates two 6th birthdays this year

Only blizzards stop one of the oldest user groups from getting together.

on July 19, 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

South African OpenStack community hopes to spark technological revolution

Yusuf Rajah goes door-to-door to drum up interest in the cloud in Durban.

on July 15, 2016

OpenStack Newton release: what’s next for Cinder, Neutron and Nova

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

on July 14, 2016

How State Grid Corporation of China cuts IT costs, eludes vendor lock-in with OpenStack

The world’s largest electric company has recently realized the power of OpenStack and open-source technology.

on July 13, 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

Lenovo enlists OpenStack to support enterprise clients with business innovation

The company’s agile, flexible and scalable new enterprise cloud platform delivers fresh capabilities for business partners.

on July 12, 2016

A brief guide to bug smashing in OpenStack Horizon

Adding new code is probably the least useful thing a new contributor can do, says Rob Cresswell, Project Team Lead (PTL). Here's how to help out by fixing or triaging bugs.

on July 11, 2016

How JFE Steel Corporation forged an integrated data center with help from IBM Japan and OpenStack

The Japanese steel giant relies on OpenStack to maintain business continuity, ensure stability, and drive productivity.

on July 6, 2016

Global OpenStack bug smash returns for Newton

The event returns to the United States, China and Ireland July 6-8 to hunt and fix bugs for the upcoming release.

on July 5, 2016

Upgrading OpenStack in eight minutes

The first OpenStack Days in the Czech Republic got rolling with a speedy upgrade from Kilo to Liberty.

on July 1, 2016

Making OpenStack production ready with Kubernetes and OpenStack-Salt – Part 1

Create a continuous DevOps workflow and containers build in this tutorial.

on June 30, 2016

What OpenStack and rock climbing can teach you

Talking to startup founder Madhura Maskasky as part of our Women of OpenStack series.

on June 29, 2016

Monitoring a multi-region cloud based on OpenStack

FIWARE Lab covers 15 regions spread across Europe and Latin America, serving 5,000 public IP addresses, over 1,500 users and 1,500 virtual machines.

on June 28, 2016

OpenStack security, piece by piece

Part two of this Stratoscale tutorial addresses common vulnerabilities and what to do about them.

on June 24, 2016

What’s new under the OpenStack big tent: Vitrage

Learn more about the service for organizing, analyzing and expanding OpenStack alarms and events.

on June 23, 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

What’s new under the OpenStack big tent: Openstack-salt and Watcher

Learn more about these projects and how you can get involved.

on June 21, 2016

OpenStack Days Israel 2016: government adoption highlights local adoption, innovation

Record attendance for the seventh OpenStack Days Israel in Tel Aviv, which focused on local use cases and contributions, including a keynote from the Israeli Defense Intelligence.

on June 20, 2016

Tighten the security of your OpenStack Clouds

A checklist for common threats from Stratoscale in this two-part tutorial.

on June 17, 2016

Build it yourself: How a small team deployed OpenStack

DIY ethos meets robust solutions for small teams.

on June 16, 2016

Going from startup to established in the OpenStack ecosystem

Blue Box and Mirantis, two successful startup organizations in the OpenStack community, discuss growth, lessons and transformation.

on June 14, 2016

King of the hill? Discussing practical OpenStack interoperability

Rob Hirschfeld, CEO, co-founder of RackN and former DefCore committee leader, talks second-class citizens and hybrid infrastructure after a recent meetup.

on June 7, 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

How OpenStack keeps World of Warplanes flying high

In this case study, G-Core and Mirantis outline the game plan for keeping the MMO running on four clouds.

on June 1, 2016

Travel grants bring global community members to OpenStack Summit

Key contributors from 19 countries attended the recent OpenStack Summit in Austin. Find out how the Travel Support Program could be your ticket to Barcelona.

on May 31, 2016

Where the present and future meet: OpenStack Day Israel

Sharone Zitman of Cloudify on the seventh edition of this global nexus.

on May 30, 2016

How Ancestry.com’s open source strategy combines Kubernetes and OpenStack

Scaling storage for more than 2 million users searching for their roots.

on May 26, 2016

What’s in the cards for OpenStack

Three community members talk bigger, badder startups, fewer "experimental" deployments and more.

on May 25, 2016

How Burton Snowboards is carving down the OpenStack trail

Agile on the slopes and OpenStack Swift in the data center.

on May 24, 2016

How OpenStack public cloud + Cloud Foundry = a winning platform for telecoms

"OpenStack is the true enabler for rapid development and delivery," says Marcel Härry of Swisscom.

on May 23, 2016

Resource management: How CERN makes the best use of OpenStack clouds

Insight for scientific organizations from the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

on May 20, 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

Using Kubernetes to deploy OpenStack

Beyond his demo, Alex Polvi sits down with Mark Collier to discuss the role of Kubernetes and how it can work together with OpenStack.

on May 18, 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

OpenStack and Kubernetes join forces for an Internet of Things platform

Jakub Pavlik, tcp cloud CTO, offers details on his presentation at the Austin Summit keynote.

on May 16, 2016

Cross project collaboration in the OpenStack community

With more than 50 projects including in the Big Tent, Mike Perez emphasizes the need for cross project collaboration, including more widespread involvement.

on May 13, 2016

How to hone OpenStack skills – Breaking a barrier to adoption

Alan Clark, chairman of the board of the OpenStack Foundation, discusses the perceived skills gap and opportunities for training.

on May 11, 2016

Get to know the OpenStack Security Project

Learn about the mission of the OpenStack Security Project and how they're addressing issues among developers and operators.

on May 10, 2016

Inclusivity initiatives in the OpenStack community

How the Women of OpenStack and Diversity working groups are creating new programs to address the diversity challenges within the community.

on May 10, 2016

Collaborate or die: OPNFV and OpenStack communities work together to advance NFV

Heather Kirksey, executive director of OPNFV, explains the OPNFV project, its work to help the telecom industry realize network functions virtualization (NFV) as an open source project, and how OPNFV works with OpenStack.

on May 7, 2016

The latest on the OpenStack Community Roadmap

New additions to the Community Roadmap and where we'll see OpenStack go next.

on May 7, 2016

Opportunities for OpenStack public clouds on the rise

Regional relationships, data sovereignty and vertical requirements push global adoption.

on May 6, 2016

Reflecting on six years of OpenStack Summits: What’s changed?

From 75 to 7,500+ attendees, Mark Collier and Bret Piatt reflect on what's changed about Summits in the past six years.

on May 6, 2016

Federated Identity: What is it, why it matters and its maturity in OpenStack

Tim Bell and Dolph Matthews explain identity federation, why it matters, its maturity in OpenStack and how it can impact organizations like CERN.

on May 6, 2016

Myth-busting the cloud: Five common OpenStack questions answered

Lauren Sell, VP of marketing and community services, responds to the most frequent questions heard at the recent Austin Summit.

on May 4, 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

Experts talk compliance in OpenStack

Experts talk about compliance in the OpenStack ecosystem, what it is and why it matters.

on May 4, 2016

Embracing data center diversity with OpenStack

Bridge the gap between traditional and cloud workloads, says executive director Jonathan Bryce.

on May 2, 2016

OpenStack scientific working group launches at OpenStack Summit Austin

Stig Telfer and Blair Bethwaite discuss the priorities for Barcelona coming out of the working group's first meeting and where community members can learn more and hear updates.

on May 2, 2016

Use cases identified for building applications on OpenStack

David Flanders and Craig Peters explore the different ways applications can be built on top of OpenStack, including containers.

on May 2, 2016

OpenStack Community Contributor Awards recognize unsung heroes

A lot of behind-the-scenes work goes on in the community--the first edition of these awards put a medal on it.

on April 29, 2016

Creating a smart conference with OpenStack and containers

Jakub Pavlik, CTO at tcp cloud outlines how the Smart City project measures temperature using OpenStack, Kubernetes and OpenContrail and how it was incorporated into the Austin Summit.

on April 28, 2016

Rackspace talks running an OpenStack public cloud

Rackspace talks about the early days of OpenStack, their public cloud offering, and what OpenStack developments they're looking forward to.

on April 27, 2016

How Cambridge University and Monash University leverage OpenStack for high-performance computing

Stig Telfer and Blair Bethwaite talk HPC and the new OpenStack Scientific Research Working Group with Superuser TV.

on April 27, 2016

Funneling operator feedback to the OpenStack developer community

Edgar Magana, cloud operations architect at Workday, explains how operators can give feedback to the community, why it's important and how to get started.

on April 26, 2016

Get an insider’s look into Workday’s OpenStack deployment and contributions

Edgar Magana, cloud operations architect at Workday and member of the OpenStack User Committee, talks about Workday's cloud ops and its team's contributions to OpenStack.

on April 26, 2016

Women of OpenStack mentoring program launches at Austin Summit

With 66 matches already, the mentoring program launched by the Women of OpenStack is already off to a great start.

on April 25, 2016

What you need to know about OpenStack and container networking

Two core contributors for OpenStack Kuryr discuss the current state of container networking with OpenStack and how the community is addressing users' most common requests.

on April 25, 2016

Make data center diversity work for you with OpenStack

News flash: Bimodal IT doesn't have to be a nightmare. Also, AT&T grabs the Superuser award and a vodka-drinking bear took the stage on day one of the keynotes.

on April 25, 2016

Breaking down the Austin Summit for OpenStack operators

Tom Fifield, community manager at the OpenStack Foundation, shares what to expect from next week's ops sessions and where to find them on the summit schedule.

on April 23, 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

OpenStack Magnum on the CERN production cloud

Providing 2,000 users a self-service cloud that stands up to “extreme computing.”

on April 21, 2016

OpenStack User Survey 2016: Key findings

Superuser's TL/DR take on the 60-page report.

on April 18, 2016

The unique nature of the OpenStack Summit

Anne Gentle has attended Summits since the Bexar release, here are her tips for surviving and thriving the week.

on April 14, 2016

OpenStack user story: the Italian Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)

"Cooperation is our greatest tool," says a team behind some of the world's cutting-edge physics research.

on April 13, 2016

Women of OpenStack mentoring program: a match made in the cloud

It's waiting-list only for the speed mentor event at the Austin Summit; there are still plenty of ways to get involved at the Summit and beyond...

on April 12, 2016

How to architect applications for the cloud: an OpenStack primer

This 40-minute beginner session at the Austin Summit will kickstart your knowledge.

on April 11, 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

OpenStack for NFV applications: enabling Single Root I/O virtualization and PCI-Passthrough

Ramon Acedo helps you discover these key functions.

on April 7, 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

The API Working Group is on a mission for a better experience for OpenStack users

Heeding the call to eliminate head-scratchers for developers and operators.

on April 4, 2016

How to use Terraform to deploy OpenStack workloads

Stratoscale's Ronit Eliav walks you through using this open source tool.

on March 29, 2016

Stretching the elastic cloud: Evolving OpenStack for scale

Updates from the award-winning team at Comcast on community milestones and contributions.

on March 28, 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

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

Five tips for leading OpenStack community meetings

Intel's Carol Barrett spends about 15 hours a week collaborating - here's how she stays productive and sane.

on March 23, 2016

OpenStack operators voice key takeaways, updates from Manchester mid-cycle

Heidi Joy Tretheway and Shamail Tahir talked to OpenStack Ops Mid-Cycle attendees about project updates, top bugs and new community initiatives.

on March 22, 2016

Help improve the OpenStack Swift operations runbook

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

on March 21, 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

A primer on Open Platform for Network Function Virtualization (OPNFV) software-defined networks for OpenStack

What you need to know about the latest release -- Brahmaputra -- from consultant Iben Rodriguez.

on March 17, 2016

What’s new under the OpenStack big tent: Tacker

Learn more about the orchestration project and how you can get involved.

on March 16, 2016

Why OpenStack is the kernel of the data center

It's time to go beyond viewing it as an extension of the operating system, says individual board member Boris Renski.

on March 15, 2016

Europe’s public cloud offering solidifies with OpenStack

Flexible services, stringent data protection and open APIs are a win for customers

on March 14, 2016

The OpenStack Summit Austin unveils new content, events, training

More tracks and double the workshops await Stackers in the live music capital of the world from April 25-29

on March 10, 2016

OpenStack Academy opens its doors at the Austin Summit

On-site training and workshops are a big focus of the April Summit schedule released earlier this week.

on March 9, 2016

Women of OpenStack launches new mentoring program

The new program aims to provide technical or career guidance, says IBM's Emily Hugenbruch.

on March 8, 2016

What’s new under the OpenStack big tent: Dragonflow and Kuryr

Learn more about these projects and how you can get involved.

on March 7, 2016

Why the discovery process is the OpenStack cloud architect’s best friend

Follow these steps to design an enterprise cloud, say two Red Hat experts, and your days will be brighter

on March 3, 2016

How OpenStack can ride the wave of cloud adoption in South America

With 100 percent growth in the community in Brazil, Ambassador Marcelo Dieder expects the boom to continue in the region for 2016-2017.

on March 2, 2016

Working together to move mountains at the OpenStack Summit

Talking in person at design sessions makes OpenStack developers more efficient, says Marek Denis, CERN openlab research fellow.

on March 1, 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 Keystone: common questions answered

Red Hat's Adam Young fields questions about the tokens, use cases and the philosophy behind the identity service project.

on February 26, 2016

Check out Zanata, a tool to get OpenStack speaking your language

This open-source tool makes it easier to translate your projects.

on February 25, 2016

Looking to OpenStack’s future in Europe

Following the first Operator's Mid-Cycle Ops Meetup held here, thoughts on how the large research community and data sovereignty issues influence adoption on the old continent.

on February 23, 2016

OpenStack upgrading tutorial: 11 pitfalls and solutions

This post contributed by Stratoscale helps you navigate common problems.

on February 19, 2016

Takeaways from the OpenStack Mid-Cycle Ops Meetup: first time’s the charm

The first European event welcomed many newcomers; networking and sharing solutions were the big plusses.

on February 18, 2016

Mastering containers with OpenStack: a white paper

As containers gain major ground, a report from the OpenStack Foundation highlights how to succeed with them. Catch up with us at Container World and hear about the latest deployments with Kubernetes.

on February 17, 2016

Smoothing over common OpenStack pain points for operators

Attendees at the first European Operator’s Meetup talked pet peeves - and shared resources for fixing them.

on February 17, 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

Kubernetes and OpenStack multi-cloud networking

Here's the first insight into usage of real bare metal Kubernetes clusters for application workloads from a networking point of view.

on February 15, 2016

How to deploy a Docker cluster with OpenStack Heat

This post focuses on an orchestration package for delivering a working Docker Cluster that leverages external storage from OpenStack Cinder.

on February 12, 2016

What’s new under the OpenStack big tent: Fuel

Meet project team lead Dmitry Borodaenko and learn how to get involved.

on February 11, 2016

Keep your OpenStack projects on track with StoryBoard

This task tracking system will get your trains running on time.

on February 10, 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

Women of OpenStack: Meet Comcast’s Holly Bazemore

"Change what you can change, influence what you can influence, and let go of the rest," is the motto of this director of elastic cloud strategy and deployments.

on February 8, 2016

Meet the OpenStack Ambassadors: Marton Kiss

Superuser talks to Marton Kiss, an OpenStack Ambassador based in Budapest and general manager, Europe at Aptira.

on February 5, 2016

OpenStack keeps the buzz going at FOSDEM ’16

A packed booth kept tireless volunteers busy all weekend at the 2016 Free Open Source Developers’ European Meeting.

on February 4, 2016

Visa Inc. turns to OpenStack to boost developer productivity

For best results, treat OpenStack like any software development project says Stan Chan, chief architect.

on February 2, 2016

OpenStack in production: CERN’s cloud in Kilo

As the Large Hadron Collider runs day and night, these upgrades were done while the cloud was running and virtual machines were untouched.

on February 1, 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

Contemplating OpenStack in 2016

Shamail Tahir talks to Randy Bias of EMC and Boris Renski of Mirantis about where they see OpenStack going in 2016.

on January 28, 2016

Takeaways from the OpenStack Mitaka Mid-cycle Security Meetup

Breakfast tacos, Bandit and the "most stealthy" project experts worked on.

on January 27, 2016

High-performance computing lands leading role on the OpenStack stage

Get involved with efforts to create a system that pairs high performance with the flexibility of cloud.

on January 26, 2016

Why large data centers and telcos are fast-tracking network function virtualization with OpenStack

A TL;DR on the new 21-page report from the Foundation gets you up to speed.

on January 25, 2016

Meet OpenStack’s community wrangler, David Flanders

Get to know the guy we call "Flanders" (yep, you can call him that, too) and why he thinks OpenStack is the next-generation open community.

on January 22, 2016

Outreachy program welcomes seven new OpenStack interns

With the most applicants to date, the internship program immerses interns in a three-month full immersion on OpenStack projects, ranging from coding to documentation.

on January 21, 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 developer.openstack.org site gets a new look and changes its source tooling. Here's how these changes affect your project team.

on January 14, 2016

Meet Bandit, an OpenStack tool that can sniff out security issues

Use this stand-alone tool to ferret out security flaws in your Python code

on January 13, 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

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

Okinawa OpenStack Ops Workshop rides wave of interest

OpenStack operators from the region met during Okinawa Open Days to share insights

on January 7, 2016

Making strides to boost diversity in OpenStack

The OpenStack Foundation moves forward with internships, conferences and more.

on January 6, 2016

How to land a successful OpenStack Summit talk

Beth Cohen, cloud networking product manager at Verizon, outlines updates for the Austin Summit speaking submission process and tips to get your talk in by the February 1 deadline.

on January 5, 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

OpenStack operators connecting together

To make meetups more productive and useful, Edgar Magana at Workday proposes smaller, operator-focused gatherings.

on December 16, 2015

How to take your OpenStack contributions to the next level

Scott D'Angelo and Andrea Rosa -- pair of “middle-class” contributors from Hewlett-Packard -- offer tips on getting out of the sophomore slump

on December 15, 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

Travel grants bring global community members to OpenStack Summit

Key contributors from 15 countries attended the recent OpenStack Summit in Tokyo. The program for Austin is doubling - find out more about the Travel Support Program.

on December 10, 2015

OpenStack Mitaka release: what’s next for Neutron, Cinder and Ceilometer

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

on December 9, 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 Nova, Kuryr

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

on December 4, 2015

OpenStack Glance, Murano, Community App catalog: links in a chain

Mirantis engineer Alexander Tivelkov offers his takeaways from behind the scenes at the recent Summit Tokyo.

on December 3, 2015

How to manage medical and health data with OpenStack, a wearable sensor and smart apps

“Our hope is to inspire you to look into open source, to think of ways to solve the data problems that you might have already," says Anne Gentle of Rackspace.

on November 30, 2015

Powering one billion page views and 170 million unique visitors per month with OpenStack

NTT Resonant operates goo, one of Japan’s leading web portals and Internet search engines

on November 26, 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 and OPNFV strengthen collaboration for telcos

Kathy Cacciatore, OpenStack Foundation consulting marketing manager, reports from the first OPNFV Summit.

on November 23, 2015

Upgrades in OpenStack Nova: Objects

This is a part of a series of posts on the details of how Nova supports live upgrades. This post focuses on providing a versioned RPC and database-independent facade for our data.

on November 20, 2015

A primer on Magnum, OpenStack containers-as-a-service

Adrian Otto, project team lead, on how Magnum works and what problems it can solve for you.

on November 19, 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

Upgrades in OpenStack Nova: Remote Procedure Call APIs

This is a part of a series outlining how Nova, OpenStack's compute component, supports live upgrades. This post focuses on versioning and handling compatibility in your RPC APIs, a baseline requirement for supporting environments with mixed versions.

on November 16, 2015

OpenStack Mitaka release: what’s next for Swift and Ironic

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

on November 13, 2015

OpenStack and Network Function Virtualization, the backstory

Jonathan Bryce, OpenStack executive director, gave a keynote at the OPNFV Summit where he talked about the two communities.

on November 12, 2015

Sitting down with NTT Group, the Superuser Awards winner at the OpenStack Summit Tokyo

Shintaro Mizuno and Toshikazu Ichikawa, senior research manager supervisor and senior research manager at NTT Software Innovation Center discuss NTT Group's three production deployments and how their team extensively contributes back to the OpenStack community.

on November 11, 2015

Local users steal the spotlight at OpenStack Day Benelux

With 29 percent growth in 2015, the Amsterdam-based conference is gaining traction, attracting four local OpenStack users to share their use cases.

on November 10, 2015

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

Bridging the OpenStack deployment fidelity gap

Rob Hirschfeld, OpenStack Foundation board member and CEO, co-founder of RackN, discusses the mission and challenges of deployment fidelity, which aims to prevent expensive reworking, miscommunication and increase the overall efficiency of the OpenStack deployment process.

on November 6, 2015

OpenStack user survey findings emphasize project maturity

Heidi Joy Tretheway, senior marketing manager at the OpenStack Foundation, shares how the results of the latest user survey will be used in the community and significant highlights, including how the number of production deployments doubled in the latest report.

on November 6, 2015

Tackling diversity in the OpenStack community

Egle Sigler, principal architect at Rackspace and co-chair of the diversity working group, discusses the mission of the group as well as the outcome of the recent survey and what's next.

on November 5, 2015

What you need to know about Dragonflow for the OpenStack Liberty release

An overview of the software-defined networking based Distributed Virtual Router for OpenStack from Gal Sagie at Huawei.

on November 5, 2015

How cross-project coordination incorporates user feedback across multiple OpenStack projects

Mike Perez, development coordinator at the OpenStack Foundation elaborates on the process of taking user feedback from OpenStack working groups to identify and implement features that will benefit multiple projects.

on November 5, 2015

The OpenStack Product Working Group: transforming operators’ burning issues into actionable insights

Shamail Tahir, an offering manager for OpenStack initiatives at IBM and Carol Barrett, a member of the data center planning team at Intel, dive into the process of collecting operator feedback and creating meaningful user stories to move the OpenStack project forward.

on November 4, 2015

Creating the perfect match: OpenStack and Network Functions Virtualization

Kyle Mestery, distinguished engineer at IBM and a member of the Technical Committee, discusses how NFV and OpenStack work together, and how users can build the exact solution they want with OpenStack's pluggable framework.

on November 4, 2015

What happens when east meets west in OpenStack

Robert Scoble on why the future looks Carina, the cloud's brat pack and joint ventures in Asia in this week's roundup...

on October 30, 2015

Rapid growth signals strength of OpenStack community in Japan

Akihiro Hasegawa, one of the Japanese user group organizers shares how much the community has grown and identifies progress and goals for the local OpenStack community in the upcoming year.

on October 29, 2015

A guide to navigating OpenStack and containers

Lachlan Evenson, cloud platform engineering team lead at Lithium Technologies and Adrian Otto, distinguished architect at Rackspace and Magnum PTL discuss the current state of working with containers and OpenStack and what the future holds.

on October 29, 2015

Why OpenStack Neutron just grabbed center stage

Day two of the Tokyo Summit keynotes: Rackspace launches Carina, containers a 10-year-old can deploy and, oh yeah, glow sticks

on October 27, 2015

DefCore: Defining the interoperability standard for OpenStack

Chris Hoge, interoperability engineer at the OpenStack Foundation and Mark Voelker, OpenStack architect at VMware join Superuser TV to explain DefCore's missions, progress and how to get involved.

on October 27, 2015

Investing in the community with the OpenStack Innovation Center

David L. Brown, director of datacenter software planning at Intel and Darrin Hanson, VP and GM, of the OpenStack private cloud at Rackspace discuss how this initiative was created and the training and resources it brings to the community.

on October 27, 2015

Identifying challenges and benefits of being a startup in the OpenStack ecosystem

Roopak Parikh, co-founder & head of engineering at Platform9 Systems shares with SuperuserTV his company's origin story and the pros and cons of being a startup in the community.

on October 27, 2015

Women of OpenStack open doors at the Tokyo Summit and in the community

Tamara Johnston, senior manager of cloud services at EMC, sat down with Allison Price, marketing coordinator of the OpenStack Foundation to discuss this week's Women of OpenStack initiatives and how community members can get involved.

on October 27, 2015

OpenStack Documentation: Why it’s important and how you can contribute

Anne Gentle, principal engineer at Rackspace and Lana Brindley, OpenStack Documentation PTL sat down with Superuser TV to discuss why Docs is important for the user community, the latest metrics from the Liberty release and how you can get involved.

on October 27, 2015

Finding your way around OpenStack: professional certification and the project navigator

The first news out of the Summit Tokyo plus containers, crocs and the winner of the Superuser award

on October 27, 2015

October 2015 user survey highlights increasing maturity of OpenStack deployments

60 percent of deployments in production and high rates of adoption of OpenStack’s core services are key findings from the report released by the User Committee.

on October 25, 2015

Superuser facilitating the OpenStack conversation

OpenStack:Now’s Nick Chase and John Jainschigg talk with Allison Price of the OpenStack Foundation about Superuser and the importance of communicating with the community.

on October 24, 2015

Breaking down the Tokyo Summit for OpenStack operators

Tom Fifield, community manager at the OpenStack Foundation, shares what to expect from next week's ops sessions and where to find them on the summit schedule

on October 22, 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 Hitchhiker’s Guide to the OpenStack Summit Tokyo

First rule of navigating this huge conference? Don't panic! Gal Sagie, software developer at Huawei, offers these tips for survival and fun.

on October 20, 2015

Raise your OpenStack IQ with these free tech talks

Lightning talks covering everything from containers to charging for cloud services will stream live from the Summit Tokyo

on October 15, 2015

OpenStack Liberty: a primer on what’s new

Liberty, the 12th OpenStack release, is due on October 15. Here are 53 new things, ranging from NFV to security and improved performance...

on October 14, 2015

Success bot helps share your happy moments in the OpenStack community

Record your 'little moments of joy and progress' and share them

on October 13, 2015

Break down those silos, OpenStack

"The projects need to come together to develop consistent formats, approaches and messaging," says Rochelle Grober, senior software architect at Huawei Technologies and active member of the OpenStack community.

on October 12, 2015

OpenStack and Open vSwitch: from bitter love to happily-ever-after

Why there are more twists than a rom-com between OpenStack and Open vSwitch, upcoming training and how Rackspace's Amazon Web Services support may equal more jobs in this week's round up.

on October 9, 2015

An OpenStack security primer

Meet the troubleshooters and firefighters of the OpenStack Security project and how you can get involved.

on October 5, 2015

Why OpenStack needs to work on its core

Spinning plates, core work and Mirantis ships 7.0 in this week's roundup.

on October 2, 2015

Hack hack hack the way to your first OpenStack patch

Augustina Ragwitz, senior OpenStack deployment engineer at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, shares the experience of writing, submitting, and debugging her first patch.

on October 1, 2015

Using Docker Machine with OpenStack

By combining Docker Machine and OpenStack, you create a nice “consumer/provider” relationship between OpenStack and Docker, says VMware's Scott Lowe in this tutorial.

on September 30, 2015

App Developers: First App on OpenStack Tutorial Needs You

The tutorial that guides new developers to deploy their first application on OpenStack is complete for Apache Libcloud and needs help for new languages and SDKs.

on September 28, 2015

Running on retreads? OpenStack provides the platform for innovation

New OpenStack training classes, Red Hat's bottom line and more in this week's roundup.

on September 25, 2015

OpenStack Day Benelux 2015

As attendance increased by 19 percent over the previous year, locals consider next steps in OpenStack adoption.

on September 24, 2015

This trove of user stories highlights what people want in OpenStack

The Product Working Group recently launched a Git repository to collect requirements ranging from encrypted storage to rolling upgrades.

on September 23, 2015

Tracking the OpenStack revolution

Is OpenStack ready for prime time (again), part of a revolution or limping along? Pundits weigh in on this and more in this week's roundup.

on September 18, 2015

Confused about the OpenStack release cycle? Check out this handy chart

Release manager Thierry Carrez admits that matching cycle names to versions is “non-trivial.”

on September 17, 2015

Bringing NFV into OpenStack with Tacker

Madhu Kashyap, senior product manager at Brocade, offers this update on Tacker, a project to develop a general-purpose network functions virtualization orchestrator.

on September 16, 2015

A starter guide to DefCore, OpenStack’s interoperability project

DefCore defines capabilities, code and must-pass tests, creating the minimum standards for products labeled OpenStack.

on September 15, 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 OpenStack needs to keep it simple

Pundits say complexity and a "science project" reputation hinder OpenStack adoption and more in this week's recap.

on September 11, 2015

Getting Hyper-V and OpenStack set up quickly

Ben Armstrong, principal program manager on the core virtualization team at Microsoft, gets you up and running in about an hour -- coffee break included.

on September 10, 2015

How to monitor OpenStack deployments with Docker, Graphite, Grafana, collectd and Chef

IBM's Boris Kuschel offers this in-depth tutorial that will get all your signs saying yes.

on September 7, 2015

OpenStack Day Seattle tackles enterprise adoption and diversity

More than 150 attendees gathered to hear from users, including FICO and eBay Inc.

on September 2, 2015

Project Kuryr brings container networking to OpenStack Neutron

Gal Sagie, an open source software architect at Huawei, introduces project Kuryr, the platform between Docker and Neutron.

on September 1, 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

Why bridging the OpenStack skills gap is critical

The job market, the death of the distro and the importance of OpenStack's common culture in our weekend roundup.

on August 28, 2015

OpenStack Silicon Valley zeroes in on containers

The second annual event welcomed thought leaders and users this week to discuss the current state of containers and predict what's next

on August 27, 2015

OpenStack Taiwan Day: rapid growth ahead

The most anticipated local tech event of the year, as told by Joanna Huang, general manager of Aptira, an OpenStack Foundation Gold Member.

on August 25, 2015

Takeaways from OpenStack’s Mid-Cycle Ops Meetup, Liberty edition

Hypervisors, logging and upgrades, oh my! Chris Hoge of the OpenStack Foundation fills you in on the get-together.

on August 21, 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 Days India reflects local tech boom: attendance up 150%

Bangalore welcomes third annual OpenStack Day to the Silicon Valley of India with workshops, sessions and hiring requests.

on August 19, 2015

Make your cloud sing with OpenStack’s Community App Catalog

The Catalog can get you rocking with containers in just a few clicks - how it's evolving and how your feedback can shape its future.

on August 17, 2015

Getting hands-on with OpenStack

In-tree integration testing with Neutron, deploying Kilo with Puppet, getting started with CoreOS and more in our weekly roundup...

on August 14, 2015

Jumpstart your OpenStack know-how with Upstream Training

Join experts for this free, fast-track course that combines work with play.

on August 12, 2015

What you need to know about tags in OpenStack

This simple metadata system is great way to navigate OpenStack. Here's how they work and how to contribute new ones.

on August 11, 2015

OpenStack continues to strengthen its commitment to interoperability

The latest on interoperability, Neutron, RefStack and how you can shape what's next.

on August 10, 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

Forrester says: ready, set, OpenStack!

Need backup to get OpenStack firing all cylinders where you work? Here are two Forrester reports to get you on the right track.

on August 5, 2015

Inside the hive: the latest OpenStack Community Activity Report

From April to June 2015, there's been an uptick in active core reviewers.

on August 4, 2015

OpenStack: the platform for VMs, containers, and the next big thing

Jonathan Bryce, OpenStack Foundation executive director, on the state of the stack heading into OpenStack Silicon Valley, August 26-27.

on July 30, 2015

Get your OpenStack Summit Tokyo visa in five steps

Japan requires visas from many countries, including India and China. Here's our guide to getting yours as quickly and painlessly as possible.

on July 29, 2015

Crystal ball: what pundits say is next for Cloud Native Computing Foundation, OpenStack and Kubernetes

What services and capabilities are next, whether the container ecosystem is poppycock and more in our weekly update.

on July 24, 2015

Vote now for OpenStack Tokyo Summit presentations

Community members can cast votes for what they want to hear at the October 27-30 Summit.

on July 23, 2015

OpenStack and cloud native applications: two peas in a data center pod

The pairing gives the OpenStack community a solid foundation to establish its APIs as containers grow in importance.

on July 22, 2015

Global community celebrates five years of OpenStack

As OpenStack turns five, community members weigh in on how the project has impacted their career and where they see it a decade after launch.

on July 20, 2015

Five years of OpenStack: A bright planet takes shape

On the eve of the fifth anniversary, Google finds a missing piece by partnering with OpenStack, how the cloud is enveloping IT careers and more in our weekly update.

on July 17, 2015

What you need to know about Google joining OpenStack

As Google officially sponsors the OpenStack Foundation, the community benefits with container expertise and hyper scale know-how.

on July 16, 2015

OpenStack pins down next release name: Mitaka

The town, near Tokyo, will lend its name to the upcoming "M" release.

on July 14, 2015

Running your own Ceph integration tests with OpenStack

Loic Dachary walks you through testing OpenStack's distributed object store and file system.

on July 13, 2015

Third OpenStack CEE Day grows by 35 percent

The event in the Central and Eastern Europe region for open-source cloud software is gaining steam.

on July 9, 2015

Up and running with Docker Machine and OpenStack

Want OpenStack to talk with Docker Machine? Spencer Smith, cloud engineer at Solinea, shows you how to the conversation started, then deploy a quick container.

on July 8, 2015

Seven habits of highly effective OpenStack contributors

Advice from an all-star on making an impact...

on July 6, 2015

Blazing the trail for OpenStack in South Korea

In a largely male-dominated industry, Nalee Jang, one of Korea’s leading experts in open-source software, hopes to empower women to pursue careers in technology.

on June 30, 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

Why LivePerson goes hand-in-hand with OpenStack

An early adopter shares numbers and hopes for the future.

on June 18, 2015

Deustche Telekom and TDBank kick off OpenStack Day Israel

Telecommunications giants and startups answer the call to innovation in Tel Aviv.

on June 17, 2015

How OpenStack keeps Nike running smoothly

When execs said "Just Do It," the athletic giant turned to VMware in production.

on June 16, 2015

OpenStack Turkey user group eager to make an impression on the global community

Meeting in a city that merges a storied past with a dynamic future, local users talk about what's next.

on June 10, 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

Containers and OpenStack: here’s what you need to know

Use them for the right reasons and you’ll be delighted, says OpenStack project technical lead Adrian Otto.

on June 3, 2015

Travel grants bring global community members to OpenStack Summit

28 key contributors from 14 countries attended the recent OpenStack Summit in Vancouver thanks to the Travel Support Program.

on June 1, 2015

Revamping Ceilometer, Federated Identity for research and why OpenStack is doomed

OpenStack Summit Vancouver attendees had plenty to say about what they are taking away from the recent five-day conference...

on May 23, 2015

OpenStack Design Summit Highlights: Vancouver Edition

"One of the key premises of OpenStack is open design," says Thierry Carrez, director of engineering. "We don't come with preconceived ideas...The Liberty cycle is decided here."

on May 21, 2015

Expanding the reach of OpenStack to new industries

Cisco's Lew Tucker on the expanding reach of cloud computing will bring sweeping changes to OpenStack - and fewer of those dreaded phone calls to troubleshoot outages...

on May 20, 2015

How to grow the OpenStack application community

The new community app catalog is step one in the organic cycle of growing a great community, says Craig Peters of Mirantis. Here's his take on what the community needs to do next for fruition.

on May 20, 2015

Why OpenStack is no longer risky business

Jet Propulsion Lab, eBay, Google, Yahoo, and Intel showed how experimentation with OpenStack is bringing rewards...

on May 19, 2015

Unlocking the cloud: day one of the OpenStack Summit Vancouver

Attendees soared and actual rockets flew across the stage on this exceptional launch day...

on May 18, 2015

OpenStack application developers share insights

A new picture of devs emerges from the most recent user survey: hungry for accurate documentation, heavy on hybrid cloud and steady with their SDKs.

on May 16, 2015

OpenStack users share how their deployments stack up

According to the most recent user survey, the oldies continue to be the goodies in terms of popular projects. However, some newer projects are climbing up the charts, too.

on May 15, 2015

User survey identifies leading industries and business drivers for OpenStack adoption

Operational efficiency, speed and cost are leading business drivers for OpenStack adoption, users say.

on May 14, 2015

Supersizing the OpenStack Operators Meetups

No more meeting on the sidelines for these strategic input sessions, says OpenStack Foundation community manager Tom Fifield.

on May 14, 2015

Container Day launches at the OpenStack Vancouver Summit

With a whole day aimed at getting you to a happy space, we asked Magnum's project technical lead what everyone should know about this hot topic.

on May 13, 2015

What you need to know about OpenStack Cinder

Why Cinder's project technical lead wants you to break things, the key to continuous integration and the influence of an epic 80s boy band.

on May 12, 2015

What I Hope to Get From the OpenStack Vancouver Summit

Matt Fischer, principal engineer at Time Warner Cable, shares survival tips for the Summit: backup plans, a beer list and a talk that he promises will be better than "Cats."