Entries by Tino Vazquez

OpenNebula Newsletter – August 2012

Here’s our monthly newsletter with the main news from the last month, including what you can expect in the coming months. Technology This month biggest milestone was the release of the latest stable version of OpenNebula 3.6 Lagoon. This release is focused on stabilizing the features introduced in OpenNebula 3.4, improving the performance of some […]

OpenNebula for Large-scale Cloud Deployments

One of the main design principles in OpenNebula focuses on enabling large scale deployments. In this type of deployment it is usually the case that we have to deal with large number of physical hosts, with the intention of running a large number of virtual machines. This is important since many of the OpenNebula users run […]

OpenNebula at OSDC 2012

This weekend we were at OSDC 2012 giving a presentation about OpenNebula as a solution for virtualization in Data Centers, giving a view of the feature set of OpenNebula under different perspectives: the Cloud consumer, the Cloud provider (or Cloud administrator) and the perspective of the Cloud integrator. Also, a one day workshop on how to […]

Upcoming OpenNebula Workshop at the OSDC 2012

The OpenNebula project will be giving an intensive tutorial on basic and advance usage and configuration of the new OpenNebula 3.2.1 at the Open Source Datacenter Conference (OSDC 2012) to take place in Nuremberg, Germany, on the 25th and 26th of April 2012. Preregistration for the workshop is needed. Complementing the workshop, a 1-hour presentation […]

OpenNebula 3 oZones Screencast

A new episode of the screencast series is now available at the OpenNebula YouTube account. This screencast shows the ability of the oZones component to manage several instances (zones) of OpenNebula, potentially hosted within the same data center to enhance isolation, scalability and performance, or in different data centers to build a geographically distributed multi-site […]

Managing your Hybrid Cloud with Sunstone

Thanks to the hybrid cloud computing functionality offered by OpenNebula, external clouds are seen in an OpenNebula system as other local resources. In this way, Sunstone allows the management of all the public clouds that are used in the hybrid configuration of any given enterprise. This setup is shown in the screenshot, where a private […]

Sunstone Cloud Testbed

The OpenNebula Team is pleased to announce the availability of a Sunstone Cloud Testbed. While the Sunstone project is still at a beta stage, the web interface is presented to encourage feedback to anyone interested. Sunstone is offered on top of the OpenNebula Cloud, which offers a virtual computing environment accessible through two different remote […]

OpenNebula Service Management Tool

Clustered services are multi-tier services composed of several components/tiers. They can be hosted as a group of interconnected virtual machines in a cloud with specific deployment requirements. The OpenNebula Service Manager is a component that enables end users to deploy and manage the life cycle of their clustered applications. It provides several atomic operations to all components […]