Sentinel.la | LATAM startups play global | OpenStack Monitoring & Healthcheck

Sentinel.la is not just another startup supported on the open source community mattress. It’s a live proof that LATAM’s talent is playing global. Founders Memo and Paco have been closed to OpenStack foundation over the last four years. They have a HUGE experience operating it. Sentinel.la has launched its beta last week. You would identify the value of the solution just seeing their posts and … Continue reading Sentinel.la | LATAM startups play global | OpenStack Monitoring & Healthcheck

Would Bitcoin break the foreseen cloud’s adoption paradigm?

Now let’s go for some future-logistic (or maybe some tech-apocalypses) Based on the note “These Are the Hottest New Open Source Projects Right Now” and specifically in the section “Beyond Bitcoin”, I have to say projects like Storj, IPFS and OpenBazaar make my mind rolls. Bitcoin is a beautiful concept – some kind of altruist-  and I can think there millions, including myself, expecting what will … Continue reading Would Bitcoin break the foreseen cloud’s adoption paradigm?

Beyond a datacenter and hardware fault tolerant strategy (part 2/3)

Ok, I’ve brought in my previous note a short overview how Tier IV datacenter are designed to deliver the best in class technology to take care of your IT stuff against any electrical or physical failure into the facility. Later on, I’ve mentioned if you want to get instances from any of our clouds, you bet that any of our configurations has got the required redundancy to support any … Continue reading Beyond a datacenter and hardware fault tolerant strategy (part 2/3)

#IDF14: Intel SAA keeps “noisy neighbors” under control in your OpenStack Private Cloud

I continuously ask to my team to blog about any interesting discovery they’ve got at any conference that they were lucky to attend. And I am not the exception of this rule. I was at #IDF14 in San Francisco in Sept – I know, It’s been a while since this conference, but I’ve told to my team just to post, not when they have to 🙂 – Also, I have … Continue reading #IDF14: Intel SAA keeps “noisy neighbors” under control in your OpenStack Private Cloud

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

Internet of Things

Thanks marioaaKIO for sharing this Post with us from CHANGEaaS.com. More data to analyze using our Big Data platform. This could be useful for healthcare (prevention medicine). Thanks again Mario, keep it up! We call this, the possibility to connect, via Internet protocols, many human beings and many devices, in the following ways: person to machine, machine to machine and person to person, using wireless … Continue reading Internet of Things

TAPE SUCKS? PAYING TOO MUCH FOR PetaBytes of storage SUCKS MORE!

Thanks to juliocus for sharing this Post with us from CHANGEaaS.com Data Domain the acquired company by EMC made an IN YOUR FACE bumper sticker. Bumper sticker read. TAPE SUCKS. Move on! Data Domain made a splash with this statement. Data Domain became very popular! Tape did suck! What sucked about it? Management, media errors within backup and restore environments. When you looked at most … Continue reading TAPE SUCKS? PAYING TOO MUCH FOR PetaBytes of storage SUCKS MORE!

Interoperability is no longer a matter of choice for big storage vendors to OpenStack

Thanks to jolverar for sharing this Post with us from CHANGEaaS.com I was reading for some information about storage with this OpenStack new way, so I found some news out there covering proposals that involve customer experiences of deploying OpenStack and Storage vendors together technology deep-dives on Cinder and Manila; and who else but the both biggest Netapp & EMC, so I guess when customers try to … Continue reading Interoperability is no longer a matter of choice for big storage vendors to OpenStack

Let your business leads your DevOps strategy

The term DevOps sounds so cool that makes you dive into python’s tutorials directly from your laptop to get some understanding why people are talking so much about it, or at least to keep five minutes chatting with any of these crazy guys. DevOps is an amazing resource to transform your operation – then your business -, and to get rid of any of these impenetrable silo’s walls … Continue reading Let your business leads your DevOps strategy

#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