Creating your own continuous integration environment for OpenStack

Though OpenStack is a large and complex project at present, its development community is structured very well in comparison to other large open source projects or proprietary development practice communities, to the degree that OpenStack is even considered a role model. It is particularly interesting to note how this community has developed an infrastructure for […]

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OpenStack in a day for under $20

One of the hardest things with OpenStack can be just getting started, especially in the enterprise. Acquiring hardware and getting the right networking in place can require a monumental effort. And, while you can use DevStack and virtual machines (VMs), the result isn’t really useful for a proof of concept or demo environment. SoftLayer, an […]

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OpenStack: Providing a public IaaS API is key

The IT infrastructure must provide a good API to expose all services and resources available for the application.

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