OpenStack infrastructure automation with Terraform – Part 1

Update: The Openstack provider has been merged into terraform. It comes with the terraform default download as of 0.4.0. Get it HERE: https://terraform.io/downloads.html Then proceed directly to the second part of this series to get up and running with Terraform on Openstack quickly! Or.. read more below for the original post. TL;DR: Two post series for […]

CF Push and case insensitive clients

So here’s a weird one that may save someone some time….. Trying to perform a cf push with a .jar file. Get’s the following strange error! [email protected] Downloads $ cf push test-tgs –path tgs-0.0.1-SNAPSHOT-jar-with-dependencies.jar Instances> 1   1: 128M 2: 256M 3: 512M 4: 1G Memory Limit> 1G   Creating test-tgs… OK   1: test-tgs […]

Openstack and PaaS; Love a good geek rift!

I’ve been in the bay area, CA for a couple of weeks now (excluding my cheeky jaunt to vegas!) and even though i’m now on vacation, it’s been the perfect place to watch the OpenStack Havana Drama unfold; Mostly stemming from this catalyst; http://www.mirantis.com/blog/openstack-havanas-stern-warning-open-source-or-die/ Well (for me, anyway) especially this bit; Too many times we […]

Pivotal Cloud Foundry Conference and Multi-Site PaaS

So I recently got back from Pivotal’s first Cloud Foundry conference;   as I’m not a developer, I guess by the power of deduction I’ll settle for cloud leader. While there, this newly appointed cloud leader, erm, lead a pretty popular discussion on multi-site PaaS (with a focus on Cloud Foundry, but a lot of […]