Manju Ramanathpura

Thank you community for facilitating open innovation around Hitachi's OpenStack initiatives

Blog Post created by Manju Ramanathpura Employee on Jun 10, 2014

Happy 1 year anniversary for the community and congratulations to all the fun people pulling this forward and establishing a great open forum.

 

Looking back for last year, you have seen few of my posts in the community around Open Source, SDN, CDN and then OpenStack.  I thought I'd take this opportunity to provide little bit more summary on OpenStack, considering we just wrapped up our active participation at the OpenStack Atlanta Summit .

 

We did bunch of cool things at summit, including demo and panel discussions. I was personally thrilled to have a housefull of audience for our demo theater presentation.  Our booth covered various OpenStack solutions including the ones that are discussed here.

 

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We were proud to coordinate two power packed panel discussions, both of which managed to attract room full of audience.  Video recording of the sessions are available here - Ask the Experts: Storage Considerations for OpenStack

 

 

 

and here Scaling Out OpenStack Clouds in the Enterprise .

 

 

I am proud of the solid team that's working in Hitachi for OpenStack - whether in terms of engineering work or the marketing effort.

 

I think the HDS community forum played a key role in terms of making it easy to share various activities like herehere , herehere and here and here ....  So, thank you for the team managing the HDS Community, keep up the good work and help facilitate open innovation.

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