Openstack conference sessions

10:40am–11:20am Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Private cloud computing has become an integral part of global business. While each platform provides a way for virtual machines to be deployed, implementations vary widely. It can be difficult to determine which features are right for your needs. This session will discuss the top open source private cloud platforms and provide analysis on which one is the best fit for you.
1:30pm–5:00pm Monday, 07/16/2012
Monty Taylor, manager of Automation and Deployment at HP, will be our guest speaker and will be running a lab session. This will be an in-depth, hands-on session on how to set-up OpenStack. We'll walk through setting up devstack, with the end result of creating a working OpenStack development environment by the end of the night.
11:30am–12:10pm Wednesday, 07/18/2012
An introduction to high availability for the OpenStack cloud stack, using the Pacemaker cluster management framework.
9:00am–5:00pm Tuesday, 07/17/2012
Join us for a day-long program exploring OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure platform. Originally founded at NASA and Rackspace, OpenStack has grown to be a global software community of developers collaborating on a standard and massively scalable open source cloud operating system.


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