Disaster Recovery On Demand
In this post we outline a pattern for implementing the Warm Disaster Recovery pattern across two Amazon EC2 regions. Disaster Recovery in the Cloud Accomplishing a suitable disaster recovery strategy is crucial to many enterprises. However, the means to achieve an appropriate level of redundancy is challenging given the stark financial and technical tradeoffs it
Four Case Studies for Moving Mission Critical Apps to OpenStack
There’ve been various discussions in the community on OpenStack Interoperability and Portability. The discussions tend to be centralized around the future of the OpenStack API and whether or not it would make sense to support the AWS API on top of OpenStack to allow for better compatibility with the AWS environment. From a recent webinar
Bootstrapping Cloudify With Chef
Overview Cloudify and Opscode Chef work together to provide the greatest high qualify recipe/cookbook coverage for deployment that is possible. Cloudify works with Chef by delegating the installation (and potentially startup) phases of recipe lifecycle to Chef for individual services. Cloudify takes care of full application deployment and coordination, as well as monitoring as scaling.