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Yaron Parasol

By Yaron Parasol

Docker orchestration…what it means and why you need it.

Docker containers were created to help enable the fast, and reliable deployment of application components or tiers, by creating a container that holds a self-contained ready to deploy parts of applications, with the middleware and the app business logic needed to run them successfully.  For example, a Spring application within...

Yoram Weinreb

By Yoram Weinreb

From VMWare Virtualization to Public Cloud. Now Hybrid Cloud.

vCloud, OpenStack & Cloudify VMWare has been in the front of the virtualization space for many years and is by far the most popular enterprise virtualization solution. In the recent years, as cloud technology became popular, VMWare released its vCloud product line to target private clouds. More recently, VMware entered...

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

The VMware OpenStack Cloud Conundrum

OpenStack is an open source cloud infrastructure that is considered by many as a cost-effective alternative to VMware. In reality, the transition from VMware to OpenStack isn’t that trivial, which leads most enterprises to take a hybrid cloud approach. This means they run their OpenStack infrastructure alongside their existing VMware...

Sharone Zitzman

By Sharone Zitzman

OpenStack Juno - The Stats Behind the Open Source Cloud

Every now and again we like to do an OpenStack statistics roundup, usually we do this following the release of their annual report, but recently they sent a quick OpenStack Juno summary, and I thought I would share the highlights, and how this compares to previous reports. So, as you...

Barak Merimovich

By Barak Merimovich

Advanced OpenStack Networking - Configuring an OpenStack VM with Multiple Network Cards

We have discussed OpenStack networking extensively in previous posts.  In this post, I’d like to dive into a more advanced OpenStack networking scenario. Many cloud images are not configured to automatically bring up all network cards that are available. They will usually only have a single network card configured. To...

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