Open Source Clouds: Linux Distributions Choose Sides
Oct 27, 2011, 23:01 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Panettieri)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to The
VAR Guy for this link. ]
"Both SUSE (owned by Attachmate) and Ubuntu are getting cozy
with OpenStack, the open source cloud standard initially promoted
by Rackspace and NASA. On the flipside, Red Hat is marching forward
with its own cloud standards, though Red Hat insists those
standards will be open and community-developed.
"No doubt, cloud computing is a hot topic at this week's Red Hat
North America Partner Summit in Miami. I'm hoping for an update
soon from Red Hat North America Channel Chief Roger Egan."