OpenStack is Boring! And it’s good for customers

As someone who has been covering OpenStack since its early days, the OpenStack Summit in Barcelona was one of the most attended OpenStack summits and a markedly different one from earlier summits. While some of the adjectives such as mature, secure, inter operable, reliable resonated among observers, key adjective that struck to me was ‘Boring‘. And here[…]

OpenStack Distributions – A Comparative Analysis

TL;DR Download Report here Introduction If you are an OpenStack customer or if you are evaluating OpenStack, you have so many options to consume OpenStack. If you are taking the on-premise route, your first order of question would be which distribution/ vendor to choose. This first of its kind report aims to help you with that.[…]

OpenStack Ecosystem Mapped

[Given how dynamic the OpenStack ecosystem is, we knew that we need to update the mapping often. With the acquisition news around Blue Box and Piston Cloud today, we had to do it sooner than expected. Congratulations!] Download the whitepaper here: Mapping OpenStack EcoSystem   OpenStack ecosystem is a vibrant, diverse, ever evolving one with[…]

OpenStack Startup Series #1 – StackStorm

OpenStack Startups This is the first in series of posts covering OpenStack Startups. OpenStack ecosystem is in interesting phase with consolidation around major vendors and few acquisitions, all the while more startups blazing innovations. This series highlights some of these startups. We have Evan Powell, CEO of StackStorm and Patrick Hoolboom of StackStorm with us today. StackStorm[…]

OpenStack – Continuing the momentum

<Cross posting from my LinkedIn Influencer Post> I have been monitoring the OpenStack ecosystem since it’s Cactus release days. I am also a proud member of the OpenStack community, a contributor, an influencer and an enthusiast. Despite the skepticism from some analysts, I am more excited than ever for OpenStack ecosystem. Here are some reasons why:[…]