OpenStack Ecosystem – Xen Cloud Platform and Integration into OpenStack

OpenStack is an Initiative by RackSpace and NASA that aims for building an Open cloud platform supported by a vibrant Ecosystem to encourage broad adoption in the market.This is currently a hot favorite of enterprises looking to build an Open cloud.

This talk will provide a brief overview of the different OpenStack Modules (Compute and Storage) and explain how to utilize these to build a cloud. We will also explore the newly released Xen Cloud Platform (XCP) and its integration with OpenStack Platform. There will be a hands-on demo (time permitting) where we will show how the integration between the OpenStack Platform and XCP works.

Key Takeaways for the audience:
1) Understanding of OpenStack platform.
2) How to get started with OpenStack for building your own cloud.
3) Understanding of XCP
3) How the integration (OpenStack-XCP) is supposed to work
4) What are the opportunities for building different products that add value in the OpenStack Ecosystem


Cloud Computing Conference SpeakerAmit Naik is an Architect at BMC Software and has 15 years of experience in the IT field with experience in delivering multiple end-to-end projects and Products. Multiple speaking engagements at different venues both in India and Abroad. Experience with blogging, evangelizing etc. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Joint Speaker:
Cloud Computing Conference SpeakerPrasad Nirantar is a Staff Product Developer at BMC Software. He holds a B.E in Polymer Engineering from the University of Pune and an MS from University of Akron, US. He also holds a diploma in business management from Symbiosis University.

Amit Naik & Prasad Nirantar will be presenting on “OpenStack Ecosystem – Xen Cloud Platform and Integration into OpenStack” at the 2nd Annual Conference On Cloud Computing to be held in Pune, India on 3,4 June 2011.Click here for a list of other Speakers & Sessions @ The Conference

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