Dockers – Nuage shows off micro-segmentation on containers.

Yes! I could dig into containers finally. My first impression is they are faster and easier to handle. I am seeing a hard future for hypervisors. However, Apps must to be designed to work on that sort of constant change. Nuage brings a really good microsegmentation to them and help us to bring advanced routing, security and networks settings (i.e. forwarding, QoS) I am not … Continue reading Dockers – Nuage shows off micro-segmentation on containers.

Resize and manage cloud-init on kvm with centos cloud images

Hi there. The following tools will help you to create virsh domains using CentOS Cloud images (those images can be downloaded from http://cloud.centos.org/centos/7/images). the difference with my previous post “USING CENTOS CLOUD IMAGES WITH VIRSH AND NUAGE METADATA” is I am not using Nuage now. I am using a simple linux bridge to eth0 interface. This could be used to create your own linux lab … Continue reading Resize and manage cloud-init on kvm with centos cloud images

Using CentOS Cloud Images with Virsh and Nuage Metadata

The following tools will help you to create virsh domains from CentOS Cloud images (those images can be downloaded from http://cloud.centos.org/centos/7/images). The script was based on Giovanni’s Post: Create a Linux Lab on KVM Using Cloud Images. I am adding Nuage metadata into the XML to connect this domain to our VRS. After this process you may manage connectivity, ACLs, forwarding from the Nuage VSD console. … Continue reading Using CentOS Cloud Images with Virsh and Nuage Metadata

Installing OpenStack Kilo (Red Hat OSP7) LBaaS with @NuageNetworks VSP 3.2R4 (HAProxy)

Hi there. We can find hundreds of posts regarding how to install OpenStack LBaaS. This case I’ll bring an step-by-step guide to implement LBaaS with Nuage VSP 3.2.R4 into OpenStack Kilo OSP7 (Red Hat). Kilo uses the LBaaS API v2. I suggest you to get “VSP OpenStack Kilo Neutron Plugin User Guide (Release 3.2.R5 (Issue 2))”. Most of this post is based on this guide … Continue reading Installing OpenStack Kilo (Red Hat OSP7) LBaaS with @NuageNetworks VSP 3.2R4 (HAProxy)

Nuage Networks: Agility relies on the overlay

Cell phones are keeping network configurations among different zones. No matters where you are, or what antennas, routers or switches your data/voice is being transferred through; you will be connected to your loved ones for sure. Your private cloud is distributed among different spots. Instances are moving among clusters or facilities driven by power/hardware failures, performance or proximity. Wouldn’t it be cool if instances’ network settings and rules could be taken wherever … Continue reading Nuage Networks: Agility relies on the overlay

Thinking to migrate your stuff to open-source cloud stacks?

Technical Level: Basic OpenStack Knowledge: Basic No doubts that OpenStack is the preferred orchestration platform among super cloud’s users. If you are figuring out how to lower IT operation costs, this post could help you out to understand its complexity and benefits. Before implement any open platform stack, check out what Apps are candidates to move out into it. There isn’t such thing as a perfect recipe to … Continue reading Thinking to migrate your stuff to open-source cloud stacks?

FoodBy: An effective #VRM for grocery stores

Let’s change a bit the cloud topic from Infra to Software. VRM is an amazing nowadays’ trend showing how consumer has extremely changed how vendors must to serve them. Check How VRM works? by @davewiner, an illustration of a practical case of it to get a replacement of a broken chair. Next lines I will bring my own example that came from an idea that was rolling into my … Continue reading FoodBy: An effective #VRM for grocery stores

#Koolfit – Our Private OpenStack Offer vs the Public Giant AWS (Part 2/3)

Hi again… Resuming our previous post, Koolfit has been conceived to bring a private cloud service to the market. Koolift is based on the OpenStack and other OpenSource related projects. Koolfit takes to your doorway the power of the openstack community and distributed computing. Before moving on to the next lines, I want to thanks to @chalescobedo, @crancurello, @galvarado89, @evictoria3 and @fsalas0712 for their tremendous support to build … Continue reading #Koolfit – Our Private OpenStack Offer vs the Public Giant AWS (Part 2/3)

#Koolfit – Our Private OpenStack Offer vs the Public Giant AWS (Part 1/3)

It’s been months promoting Koolfit (koolfit.mx) into the market.  The most serious Private Cloud offer based on OpenStack, OpenVSwitch and Ceph. Thanks to the amazing KIOs’ talent that rapidly turn it into a strategic IT asset for any company. In order to understand what are the most used components among the OpenStack users. The foundation has conducted a survey to the last summit’s attendance. Results have proved … Continue reading #Koolfit – Our Private OpenStack Offer vs the Public Giant AWS (Part 1/3)

2nd #OpenStackDayLATAM coming on June 2nd #OpenStackHablaEspañol

KIO is supporting the 2nd version of the OpenStack Day LATAM in Mexico City again… This will be done on June 2nd… We are very excited and feeling a much better synergy around. ¿Ya están listos para el evento más importante de código abierto? ¡Muy pronto! http://t.co/g8CErHKDxp pic.twitter.com/HL8LLgaJnT — OpenStack LATAM (@OpenStack_AL) April 8, 2015 Just the first day we’ve published the web info, we’ve got … Continue reading 2nd #OpenStackDayLATAM coming on June 2nd #OpenStackHablaEspañol