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