Tag Archives: Mirantis

My (Out-Loud) Musings on OpenStack, VMware, And Platform9

  The good folks over at Mirantis recently started their own podcast to complement their very informative OpenStack:Now newsletter.  I had a great time chatting with Nick Chase and John Jainschigg about what is happening in the OpenStack ecosystem, about VMware, and about what Platform9 is doing to change the game when it comes to private […]

How EMC Is Partnering With The OpenStack Ecosystem

EMC is making big bets these days on the OpenStack project, as evidenced by the string of announcements and activities over the past month, beginning with the acquisition of Cloudscaling.  We also announced our intent to build out an EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud OpenStack Edition, leveraging Cloudscaling’s OCS product and EMC’s Converged Infrastructure technologies. I […]

OpenStack: The Project, The Products, And The Services

Introduction Recently, my Rackspace colleague, Cody Bunch, and I had the opportunity to sit with Dave Vellante, from Wikibon, to discuss OpenStack in the Enterprise.  During the interview, Dave asked about the readiness of OpenStack for production deployment; we answered in the affirmative but also took time to draw the distinction between OpenStack as an […]