As the industry consolidates around OpenStack for cloud interoperability, many factors still remain that foster vendor and technology lock-in. The following articles reinforce the importance of openness and interoperability in cloud computing, and provide a snapshot of the state of the industry as we launch into 2014. They combine both business and technical rationale for building applications based on an open cloud strategy.
http://www.thewhir.com Mon, 30 Dec 2013 17:04:53 GMT
Hundreds of companies and more than 10,000 individuals have been part of the OpenStack project, which in its three years of existence has become a widely used software platform for building open-source cloud solutions.
https://blogs.gnome.org Wed, 30 Oct 2013 21:49:49 GMT
We want to use an OpenStack trademark program to help build this marketplace by enforcing interoperability between clouds which use the OpenStack trademark. (And yes, I understand that the “what is core?” discussion is …
http://www.cloudtweaks.com Tue, 15 Oct 2013 12:53:17 GMT
Cloud Computing and Provider Lock-In: Provider lock-in is well known obstacle of cloud computing business model..
http://allthingsd.com Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:31:03 GMT
There is still debate around exactly what form cloud adoption will take.
http://www.pistoncloud.com Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:30:38 GMT
The Interoperability Policy has been on the minds of the OpenStack community. I’m one of the guys that’s been digging into Refstack, the OpenStack answer to everyone’s interoperability concerns. Hi, I’m David Lenwell.
http://resources.sei.cmu.edu Fri, 19 Oct 2012 18:07:13 GMT
This report explores the role of standards in cloud-computing interoperability. It covers cloud-computing basics and standard-related efforts, discusses several use cases, and provides recommendations for cloud-computing adoption.