November 21, 2013 · 6:00 PM
Bring your laptops and Join us as Dan Radez, from Red Hat shows us how to install and configure OpenStack. This presentation includes a demo of RDO and the opportunity for our meetup participants to install OpenStack on their laptops.
In preparation for the meetup, please read and follow the instructions at http://openstack.redhat.com/GettingStartedHavana_w_GRE prior to the Meetup. Please note that web page is a work in progress and may be updated prior to the Meetup.
**NOVEMBER 6 UPDATE**
We've added another speaker for this Meetup: Nati Shalom. Nati was one of our panelists for our September Meetup on the AWS APIs Debate.
Topic: Four Case Studies for Moving Mission-Critical Apps to the Cloud
OpenStack has been around for three years. Is it ready yet for prime time? Hear how four different organizations brought their mission-critical apps to OpenStack:Moving from existing Data Center to OpenStack:
• Learn how a tier top bank is moving their apps from their existing Data Center to OpenStack.
• Building a Carrier Grade application deployment (a.k.a NFV): Hear how a carrier solution provider is delivering a Carrier Grade service deployment for networking applications.
• Big Data on OpenStack: Learn how a world class system integrator is offering Big Data and BI systems on demand on OpenStack.
• Deploying on AWS and OpenStack for better Disaster Recovery: Hear how a SaaS based company is improving their DR by deploying on both AWS and OpenStack.
Nati Shalom, Founder and CTO at GigaSpaces, is a thought leader in Cloud-Computing and Big-Data Technologies. Shalom was recently recognized as a Top Cloud Computing Blogger for CIO’s by The CIO Magazine and his blog listed as an excellent blog by *technical founders* by YCombinator. Shalom is the founder and also one of leaders of OpenStack-Israel group, and is a frequent presenter at industry conferences.