Achieving Hybrid Cloud Without Compromising On The Least Common Denominator
Survey says, that hybrid cloud, what once was perceived as virtually mission impossible, is becoming pretty much mainstream. According to this survey, and this survey, some users are currently running on as many as 6 clouds simultaneously on average per organization, with an even split between private and public clouds, both for real
6 OpenStack & Docker Predictions for 2016
OpenStack? Docker? Choosing between other alternatives? Don’t get left behind, read our predictions for this year.
Application & Cloud Automation Meets IT Service Management, Guest Post
Originally posted at Zefflin.com Why Automate Application Lifecycle? One of the things we do at Zefflin is help IT organizations to automate the lifecycle of complex, N-tier applications. This means defining applications once (blueprinting), deploying and upgrading them automatically in heterogeneous hybrid cloud environments and auto-scaling up/down based upon demand.
Come Get Some Cloudify 3.3
Cloudify 3.3 has landed! We’re really excited about this new release because we have reached down deep to make Cloudify more ready than ever before for production. We are also seeing Cloudify’s usage taking off in use cases related to NFV, hybrid workloads, and containers and we wanted to fill you in on
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 architect. This podcast started
Cloudify Does VMworld 2015 – Pure-Play VMware Orchestration
Ah, VMworld. A place for IT pros and thought leaders to come together and talk virtualization and cloud technology. This year, the name of the game is “Ready for Any,” showcasing the VMware ecosystem for fast and secure architectures and unified hybrid cloud that lets users “innovate like a startup and execute like an
A Live Example for Orchestrating Docker, NodeJS, and NFV on vCloud Air
In my previous post, I discussed how to achieve hybrid cloud in the real world for VMware and OpenStack – which was previously an involved undertaking and today, can be done fairly simply. In this post, I wanted to put my money where my mouth is – and actually show a live demo
Making Hybrid Cloud Simple and Real with vCloud Air, TOSCA and Cloudify
While hybrid cloud has been a mainstay discussion in the cloud world for quite some time now (note this post of mine on hybrid cloud from 2011, when CloudStack was still Cloud.com), the reality is that setting up hybrid cloud has proven a fairly complex process. Therefore we’ve seen only a few real
TOSCA Orchestration for VMware – Hybrid Cloud Made Simple
We’ve recently been working closely with VMware to make hybrid cloud a reality. Most enterprise organizations choose a multi-cloud strategy for numerous reasons. They start with VMware and OpenStack for their private cloud environment and a combination of public cloud for dev/test or access capacity scenario. What’s more, many large Telecom companies are also
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 the public cloud space