Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

July 23, 2019 10:00 am

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Coming to grips with cloud and making choices

Guest blog from Carl Brooks - Analyst, Cloud Transformation at 451 Research. Spoiled for choice Talking to enterprise IT folks today will almost always lead to a familiar theme when discussing cloud computing and all its interrelated implications. First, cloud is now familiar—'normal' even. This model of using and consuming IT resources has been […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

July 8, 2019 8:14 am

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OpenStack Networking

If you’re familiar with OpenStack at all, you’ll know that it’s a collection of different components, or projects and not a single packaged piece of software. More than 30 different pieces of software make up OpenStack in its entirety ranging from networking to compute, to storage, to bare metal, to key management, […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 24, 2019 11:27 am

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The future of OpenStack?

Since the 2018 rebranding of the OpenStack Summits to the Open Infrastructure Summits, there have been some naysayers claiming that this signals the beginning of the end for OpenStack. Some say that Kubernetes will become the “one ring” to rule them all, leaving OpenStack languishing at the wayside. Is OpenStack dead? Does it have […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 12, 2019 10:38 am

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Cloud Strategies in Frankfurt

Last week, I&O professionals from around Europe and beyond converged upon Kap Europa in Frankfurt for the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations, and Cloud Strategies Conference. Split over two days, the event was well attended despite flight delays and cancellations the night before. There were lots of great topics of discussion there, including the […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 3, 2019 2:41 pm

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The Open Infrastructure Summit comes to Shanghai

The Call for Presentations for the Open Infrastructure Summit in Shanghai is now open, closing on July 2nd. This is the first time that the Open Infrastructure community has descended en masse upon mainland China, so this is an exciting milestone for Open Infrastructure. At the recent Summit in Denver, we saw presentations given by […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

May 27, 2019 10:00 am

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Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference Frankfurt 2019

In a week's time, team SUSE will be heading to Frankfurt, Germany for this year’s Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference. Hundreds of attendees from all around Europe will be paying Kap Europa Congress Centre in Frankfurt a visit – to network, speak to exhibitors, pick up valuable nuggets of information from […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

May 22, 2019 1:26 pm

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The OpenStack User Survey is now open

The 2019 OpenStack User Survey is now open and waiting for your input. Whether you’re a user of OpenStack, or an operator utilising it to power your offerings, the OpenStack Foundation (and the rest of the community) want to hear about your usage. 2018 saw the 11th OpenStack User Survey unveiled at the Berlin […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

May 8, 2019 4:23 pm

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Cloudy with a chance of chameleons

Last week, Denver hosted the very first Open Infrastructure Summit. Over 2,000 attendees from all around the world visited the Colorado Convention Centre with an express aim to collaborate, network, share and learn (and maybe pick up some swag from the sponsors!). The infamously unstable Colorado weather lived up to its reputation, welcoming […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

April 30, 2019 4:39 pm

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Stress-free open infrastructure the SUSE way

This week, the SUSE Spa is visiting Denver, helping attendees of the Open Infrastructure Summit to reduce their stresses around open infrastructure. Whether you’re looking to implement a software-defined storage solution to give you easily scalable, cost-effective storage that can grow with you and utilise commodity hardware, or if you’re looking for a […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

April 24, 2019 6:13 am

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On Cloud Nine in Denver

Next week, members of the open source community will descend upon Denver in hordes unseen since the gold rush that resulted in the city being formed back in the late 1800’s (probably). That’s right, it’s the very first Open Infrastructure Summit – bringing together some of the finest minds across the open […]

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