IPv6 "Sage"

Free Stuff Motivates Me I'll admit it. Anytime I see a challenge where one can win free schwag I dive into it head first. When I saw that one could win a free t-shirt by completing the Hurricane Electric IPv6 Certification course , I became dead set on getting my hands…

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HP Helion

To Helion and Back! HP Helion OpenStack Community is a new, Openstack Icehouse-based distribution for enterprises and cloud administrators interested in evaluating, developing and deploying a private cloud based on OpenStack technology. It was recently released to the public for free as it was released under the Apache 2.0…

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Devstack single NIC configuration

I made a post recently on setting up Openstack for development using Devstack but failed to mention some other tips on how to build a lab out of anything. I'm a big fan of the Gigabyte Brix PC kit systems, with the caveat being that they only have a single…

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Openstack in 20 minutes

Openstack for the lazy If you are like me, you do a lot of testing.  I have built and rebuilt Openstack single (all in one) and multi-node installations hundreds of times. With Devstack, you have the ability of creating an Openstack single node instance within minutes. While the default settings…

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ONS2014

The Open Networking Summit occurred recently in Santa Clara. I've posted some links to some of the highlights, including the presentations for SDN Idol as well as keynotes from John Donovan (AT&T) and Amin Vahdat (Google) SDN Idol http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zc1mj03Ay-o John Donovan -…

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