OpenStack

Serverless Computing Will Drive Out Openstack Private Clouds


By now we all (should) know the benefits of serverless computing in the public cloud. What’s most interesting is that as Amazon Web Services, Google, and Microsoft get better and better, the private cloud providers are still moving at a snail’s pace. The public cloud is where we see new technologies take off, such as […]

The Facts on OpenStack and Cloud Brokers


We discuss OpenStack’s traction, successes, and obstacles as the cloud market continues to grow rapidly. We also look at how enterprises are shifting to an API-first mentality, with the need to tie together services across multiple providers into one heterogeneous experience. Last, we look at the new emergence of cloud brokers and whether they are […]

Smart Monitoring, Automation, and Open Source at Yahoo


Our guest on the podcast this week is Preeti Somal, VP of Engineering at Yahoo. We discuss the cloud challenges that come with supporting over a billion consumers per day at Yahoo. One way the Yahoo team simplifies this is through automation and smarter monitoring. Yahoo also leverages open source projects such as Hadoop and […]

OpenStack Wins Big with Google Partnership


Google is joining OpenStack as a corporate sponsor. Its objective is to make sure that Linux containers and associated container management function in the OpenStack environment. As you may recall, Google’s open source system called Kubernetes exists to manage contained applications on different platforms. By joining OpenStack, Google is expected to share its expertise on […]