OpenStack infrastructure automation with Terraform – Part 2

TL;DR: Second of a two post series looking at automation of an openstack project with Terraform, using the new Terraform OpenStack Provider. With the Openstack provider for Terraform being close to accepted into the Terraform release, it’s time to unleash it’s power on the Cisco Openstack-based Cloud.. In this post, we will: Write a terraform ‘.TF’ […]

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 […]