OpenStack Day

Note: your OSCON pass must include Tuesday to attend OpenStack Day

Location: F 150
Chris C. Kemp (Nebula)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Chris Kemp will kick off OpenStack day, highlighting the achievements of the project to date and explaining the massive potential OpenStack has to change the way data centers and clouds work. Read more.
Location: F150
Tags: openstack
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 6 ratings)
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. Read more.
Location: F 150 Level: Intermediate
Jonathan Bryce (The Rackspace Cloud)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
OpenStack is open source software for building clouds. It enables you to manage compute, storage and networking resources via a self-service portal and APIs on standard hardware at massive scale. With more than 200,000 downloads and commitment from all major Linux distributions, more and more people are choosing OpenStack to build public and private clouds. Read more.
Location: F 150 Level: Novice
Chris Hoge (Puppet Labs)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 6 ratings)
In 2010 The University of Oregon won a grant to install a $2 million cluster to support scientific cloud computing at the College of Arts and Sciences. This talk will cover the deployment of OpenStack to the 2000 core ACISS machine, from selecting a cloud computing infrastructure, to the challenges faced in deployment, to how the installation is being used to further research at the UO. Read more.
Location: F 150 Level: Expert
Rob Hirschfeld (RackN), Matt Ray (Opscode)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
Building a cloud is a tricky business; sustaining one at scale is impossible without the right tools. No not panic - there are open source best practices that can manage cloud infrastructure at scale. This session talks about how to apply DevOps tools to cloud operations (CloudOps ). We'll discuss how to manage rolling deployments and upgrades for OpenStack using Opscode Chef and Dell Crowbar. Read more.
Location: F 150
Lew Tucker (Cisco)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
Quantum is an OpenStack project to provide network connectivity as a service between interface devices. It will enable cloud tenants to create rich networking topologies, build advanced network services and innovative network capabilities. Join Cisco's Lew Tucker to understand why Quantum's important, and what it will offer. Read more.
Location: F 150 Level: Intermediate
Robbie Williamson (Canonical)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 3 ratings)
Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS includes Canonical’s Metal as a Service (MaaS) provider, bringing the dynamism of cloud computing to the world of physical provisioning. MaaS makes it trivial to deploy services such as OpenStack, Hadoop, & Cloud Foundry on your servers. It will quickly commission & deploy servers, re-allocate nodes between services dynamically, and keep them up to date & in due course. Read more.
Location: F 150
Vadim Spivak (VMWare, Cloud Foundry), Oleg Shaldybin (VMware)
Average rating: ***..
(3.40, 5 ratings)
Introduction to BOSH - an open source tool chain for release engineering, deployment and lifecycle management of large scale distributed services. How it works, why we built it, and how it supports IaaS like OpenStack through the BOSH Cloud Provider Interface. Read more.
Location: F 150 Level: Intermediate
Joshua McKenty (Pivotal)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 2 ratings)
In just over a year, OpenStack has become the fastest growing open source platform ever, and the potential matches its speed of growth. Hear from one of the founding engineers of OpenStack as he provides a preview of what is to come in the next 12 months. Read more.


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