The Cloudify Blog

Tali Sela

By Tali Sela

Introducing Cloudify Composer 2.3 and What to Expect Next

Cloudify Composer 2.3 has really great new features making it a great tool for creating and modeling TOSCA blueprints.

Matej Artač, Guest Post

By Matej Artač, Guest Post

Support for FCO in Cloudify

This article was originally published on the DICE blog. Matej and Tadej Borovšak work at XLAB. The article is being re-published with the consent of the authors. Cloudify is an important component of the DICE deployment tool. It enables that the users can describe their applications in a human-readable text...

Matej Artač, Guest Post

By Matej Artač, Guest Post

DICE deployment tools - Cloudify Orchestration with TOSCA

This article was originally published on the DICE blog. Matej is Project Manager at XLAB. The article is being re-published with the author's consent. Introduction by Jeremy Hess DICE is a European research consortium that is working on "delivering methods and tools that will help satisfying quality requirements in data-intensive...

Luther Trammell

By Luther Trammell

How to Test Drive Cloudify with the Online Widget

The Cloudify widget is a fast way to try out Cloudify without installing anything locally or bootstrapping a manager. Cloudify is a cloud orchestrator based on TOSCA. With it you can manage your resources using virtually any cloud provider. The hub of your orchestration takes place through the Cloudify manager....

Luther Trammell

By Luther Trammell

OpenStack Cloud Orchestration Pt I of II - From Manual to Automated Deployment

Most software deployments are more complicated than the actual application being deployed. Usually, when we talk about an application, we’re talking about something very simple - some server-side scripting language-based application and a backend database instance. However, when it comes to deploying this application, things become a bit more complicated,...

Jeremy Hess

By Jeremy Hess

Get Your Cloudify Votes in For OpenStack Tokyo

As contributing members of OpenStack, we are proud to be part of this amazing community that is at the forefront of the open source cloud world. We organize events and meetups around OpenStack and firmly believe in the OpenStack movement. That said – OpenStack Tokyo is quickly approaching and we,...

Luther Trammell

By Luther Trammell

TOSCA Cloud Orchestration for Beginners

TOSCA in a nutshell- see what all the fuss about TOSCA is, and why it's becoming a de-facto specification for describing cloud applications.

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

Orchestration Tool Roundup - Docker Swarm vs. Kubernetes, TerraForm vs. TOSCA/Cloudify vs. Heat

A in depth look comparing the orchestration tools. From Docker and Kubernetes, to TerraForm and Cloudify, we explain the differences.

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

Cloud Migration in the Enterprise

Cloud portability is the ability to move applications and data from one cloud computing environment to another with minimal disruption. There have been numerous attempts and approaches to deal with this challenge on various levels of the stack, such as nested virtualization, containers, API abstraction, PaaS, cloud orchestration, among others....