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OpenStack Icehouse release takes on enterprise upgrade concerns

The OpenStack IceHouse release due this week promises more business-friendly enhancements including at least some support for rolling upgrades from the previous (Havana) release.

As Red Hat product manager Steve Gordon wrote in a… 297 more words

Cloud Computing

VMware, in all its permutations, is still a force in the cloud

RightScale has been managing public cloud resources for companies since 2006, and thousands of users later, it appears to have a pretty good sense of what’s happening in the cloud space. 806 more words

Cloud Computing

Affordable-cloud pioneer Nebula nabs $3.5M for OpenStack hardware

Cloud infrastructure startup Nebula claims its cloud hardware can undercut Amazon Web Services by 90 percent.

The Mountain View, Calif.-based company deploys complete private clouds for enterprises based on OpenStack (open source cloud computing software) and commodity hardware. 268 more words


The Benefits of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is revolutionizing the business world on several levels. Cloud technology allows companies and individuals to easily access computer programs and other information that is based at a remote site. 1,498 more words


VMware CEO: 92% of 'cloud' is old-school on-premises ... and it's here to stay

The current public cloud craze featuring battles between tech giants like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Rackspace is focusing public attention on a tiny slice — just eight percent — of the overall cloud picture, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger says. 288 more words


Use Google Docs to Improve Your Private Cloud Capacity Reporting (Another One)

Here is another example of using Google Docs to improve your capacity reporting. In addition to publishing a single chart, you can also publish your entire worksheet with multiple charts. 11 more words


Coming To A VMUG Near You: "vSphere With OpenStack

One of the most rewarding things I got to do last year was to help educate the VMware community on the value and the workings of the OpenStack cloud platform.  440 more words