Rules of the game “PCI Compliance” | CHANGE as a Service

Marco, amazing note. You have exposed everything to get the PCI Compl. thanks It’s a pleasure announce that in September of this year, all datacenters in México, Central America and Caribbean had the certification as PCI Compliance. via Rules of the game “PCI Compliance” | CHANGE as a Service. Continue reading Rules of the game “PCI Compliance” | CHANGE as a Service

KoolFit’s Backstage Interview

Before go further, I want to thanks DevOps Team for all the energy they put on this project and also the Product and Architect/Pre-Sales Guys. KoolFit is the start of something, it’s not just a product, it’s the result of our culture and talent. This interview was originally posted at CHANGEaaS in spanish. This interview was done by Tomás Carpio to my person. I want … Continue reading KoolFit’s Backstage Interview

Openstack: More advanced ways to control your coming-in traffic with Neutron

In my previous post “THERE’S REAL MAGIC BEHIND OPENSTACK NEUTRON” I’ve talked how OpenStack Neutron and OpenVSwitch work together to provide basic network virtual elements to your project. You can create virtual routers, get network services like DHCP and DNS to your assets, Floating IP addresses and private subnets. Besides all this important stuff – basically you cannot be efficient enough to build your web … Continue reading Openstack: More advanced ways to control your coming-in traffic with Neutron

#KloudCamp has arrived to Guatemala

#KloudCamp is an event to meet people with a common interest to learn or teach about cloud. We firmly think that cloud not just can change the way that you works and make business, we think cloud can even change the way of living. Look at the following opening video to our event in Mexico 2013 – BTW, we’ve used it again in Guatemala to open … Continue reading #KloudCamp has arrived to Guatemala

What do I have to choose to efficiently store, protect and manage my private cloud’s data?

The amount of available storage systems in the market have increased in my radar during the last months therefore the complexity to choose one of them – I am personally afraid of choosing one now and regret it later, aren´t you? –  The storage ecosystem is changing so fast that probably if you select something now, the criterion that you have just used won’t work few months later. This new trend of software defined something that has blessed the storage field and now … Continue reading What do I have to choose to efficiently store, protect and manage my private cloud’s data?

Commodity Hardware it’s not the only option for the future

I met @sakacc last Thursday’s evening face-to-face enjoying a not so short chat that make me to re-think some given statements – doesn’t mean I’ve changed my thoughts about #Ceph and its assortment within type 4  , ok? – I know that I’ve committed to write in my previous note about other features on #Ceph, but I will use this current space to talk about something more important, my internal … Continue reading Commodity Hardware it’s not the only option for the future

A big step for the Mexican Communication Market

Last Wednesday CITI that stands for “Consorcio de Intercambio de Tráfico de Internet”, that means something like the IXP’s Consortium, announced the operation of the first IXP (Internet Exchange Point) in Mexico. This first IXP will be hosted at the most robust – and cutting-edge technology based- Datacenter in LATAM: KIO Networks Santa Fe (Mexico City). KIO Networks is member of the Board of CITI … Continue reading A big step for the Mexican Communication Market

Heat: Orchestration improvements on Openstack Havana #OpenstackHablaEspañol

At this very moment, the first OpenStack Day in LATAM is taking place at the Word Trade Center in Mexico City. We are pretty happy with all the people that have came -around 250 techies-. The first OpenStack summit in USA just got an attending of 60 guys, so, I think it’s a very nice starting point for the community in LATAM. In one of my previous notes I … Continue reading Heat: Orchestration improvements on Openstack Havana #OpenstackHablaEspañol

SAP Cloud: PaaS versus On-Premise total cost ownership

I have been invited next week to speak in Central America (Panama & Guatemala). The event is dedicated to present our SAP offering named SAX that stands for “SAP Advance Xperience”. We have been sometime ago walking and talking to customers about the offering and our advantages and a repetitive pattern comes up: customers inevitably compare on-premise solutions with our off-premise model. This note is focus on giving some guidelines to bring a fairer comparison between our SAP cloud … Continue reading SAP Cloud: PaaS versus On-Premise total cost ownership

Is LATAM already prepared to face Hybrid Cloud Solutions?

Is there any doubt to take your IT stuff into the cloud? Of course THERE IS, nobody argues it, but it doesn’t mean that you are not thinking of doing it anyway, at least taking some part of your IT Services. What applications/processes are really prepared to do that? Or maybe the right question would be: What applications/processes do you feel sure to move out … Continue reading Is LATAM already prepared to face Hybrid Cloud Solutions?