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2016

Cloudify 3.4 Has Dropped - Orchestrate All Clouds!

Team Cloudify is very excited to announce the Cloudify 3.4 GA release! This was definitely the most packed release of Cloudify ever and brings with it some major improvements, all of which culminates in support for hybrid environments, with any stack, and on any workload, and covering more than 90%...

Introducing Cloudify Telecom Edition - Open Source NFV Orchestration Goodness

NFV based on ETSI architecture has really found its way into the heart of the telecom industry in a very short time. With all of the telecom operators in a mad dash to get a stable, scalable, and reliable open source software implementation of their networks on generic hardware, there...

OpenStack & Beyond Podcast - Episode 9 | Live From The Open Networking Summit Discussing NFV And SDN

The OpenStack & Beyond Podcast is back again with another great episode which was taped live on the floor at the Open Networking Summit in Santa Clara. Our hosts, Nati Shalom and Arthur Berezin, ran a great podcast on topics varying from SDN and Open Daylight to NFV MANO, and...

OpenStack & Beyond Podcast - Episode 8 | Live From Mobile World Congress Talking NFV

Mobile World Congress was a whirlwind event this year and there was no shortage of NFV interest and talk throughout the 4-day conference. The OpenStack & Beyond team made sure to get in on the action by hosting a live episode straight from the floor (well, in a meeting room)....

Cloudify 3.3.1 Release Update Is Ready

Just a month ago, we released Cloudify 3.3 – our most production-ready cloud orchestration tool yet. With a focus on hybrid cloud, NFV, and container-based workloads, we brought features and functionalities to Cloudify that support any organization’s mission critical applications. So, we are very happy to announce that the 3.3.1...

2015

OpenStack & Beyond Podcast - Episode 6 | OpenStack Predictions for 2016

Coming (almost) straight off the heels of our OpenStack Tokyo podcast, we bring you a fresh OpenStack & Beyond podcast all about the future of OpenStack, specifically in the next year. Our panel of three included experts each in a different discipline: an analyst, a product person, and a systems...

OpenStack, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Scaling - Murano, Microservices, NFV and more

OpenStack Liberty was released just a few days ago on October 15th. This is OpenStack’s twelfth release of the widely-used cloud computing platform. Liberty is also a great name for this release as it brings with it a “liberating” factor for many developers – the new big tent approach. This...

White-Labeling Cloudify for VMware vCloud Air

We are very clear on what Cloudify is here at GigaSpaces - Cloudify is a pure-play, TOSCA-based cloud orchestration engine. It wasn’t originally designed to provide Orchestration-as-a-Service. However, working with VMWare the past several months on their vCloud Air Blueprinting Service, we have seen just how perfectly Cloudify fits into...

OpenStack & Beyond Podcast - Episode 4 | Is OpenStack Really Ready for the Enterprise

We’re back with the newest episode of OpenStack & Beyond, the podcast that discusses everything OpenStack. We are really excited to bring you this much anticipated episode featuring two great panelists – Lauren Nelson, a senior analyst from Forrester Research and Kristian Köhntopp, a veteran cloud architect from hosting company...

Announcing Cloudify 3.2.1 Release Update

We are pleased to announce that our latest Cloudify version 3.2.1 is available for download from the website. This update to our 3.2 GA, which was officially released two months ago, has added some key features and enhancements to Cloudify. Cloudify 3.2.1 - The Purist Pure-Play Orchestration. Download Free.  Go...

OpenStack & Beyond Podcast - Episode 3 | High Availability

The OpenStack & Beyond Podcast is back with a brand new episode on a very relevant and timely topic that is on the minds of many OpenStack users: High Availability. Hosted this time solely by Nati Shalom (Shlomo Swidler was traveling), this latest episode aired two incredibly knowledgeable OpenStack guests,...

OpenStack Israel 2015 - The Road to The Enterprise

What an adventure! This year’s OpenStack Israel event was an awesome end to the EMEA tour of the OpenStack conferences. We heard from top telecoms firms, big banks, and some of the biggest OpenStack proponents in the tech world. The conference had over 400 stackers from many small and large...

OpenStack & Beyond Podcast - Episode 2 | OpenStack Summit Roundtable

After a very fascinating first podcast about SDN & NFV, the OpenStack & Beyond podcast is back with a fantastic second episode recorded live from the OpenStack Summit in beautiful, sunny Vancouver. Hosts Shlomo Swidler of Orchestratus, and our very own Nati Shalom discuss everything new with OpenStack and in...