Orchestration: Taking Automation to the Next Level
Automation and Orchestration Back in 2011, Forbes published an article with the headline, “Now Every Company is a Software Company.” What does that have to do with automation? In the years since the article was published, many businesses have started their DevOps transformation, and with it, automation is now an important—if not critical—aspect to every
Orchestration Is Not a Use Case: The Top 3 Things Orchestration Is Not
This article originally appeared on SDxCentral on June 12, 2018. In the early days of cloud computing we used to spend a considerable amount of time educating customers about what cloud is, how to use it, why it’s good, and more importantly, what the cloud is not. The one thing that always resonated with me is that
A Look At Cloudify’s Advanced Security Features From SSL To Secrets And More
Cloudify was architected with security at top of mind and designed for real world production environments and the demanding workloads of our clients. However, to ensure editorial accuracy, when we refer to security in this post, we are actually referring to the internal workings of Cloudify Manager and the feature set that ensures enhanced security
Announcing The Cloudify Community Release
Cloudify has significantly evolved since it was open-sourced back in 2014, operating in complex and continuously iterating infrastructure, from physical to virtualized, to cloud infrastructure, and is now shifting towards containerized applications, often having a healthy mixture of all. Cloudify is a quickly iterating product, and we work closely with industry leaders to make sure
Cloudify Makes NFV Award Shortlists
Cloudify Honored for Groundbreaking NFV Work Last week, Cloudify and VMware announced our selection by Partner Communications and the privilege we’ve had to assist this leading Israel telco group with delivering an Open vCPE and SD-WAN solution in record time. Already this work is being recognized for its innovation and excellence in advancing the industry.
The TOSCA Times: Which TOSCA for NFV? Pt 3 – Future TOSCA With ONAP
Please first read Part 1 and Part 2 of this open NFV standards series. In Part 2 of this series, I wrote about the reasons why ETSI NFV is not the answer for actual NFV implementations and why ONAP has the best chance of becoming the model for Telco NFV. The dangers of TOSCA divergence
The TOSCA Times: Which TOSCA for NFV? Pt 1 – Open Standard Wars
Introduction At the beginning of this year, I ventured the prediction that 2017 will be “The Year of TOSCA.” Six months later, the TOSCA landscape has not changed much – except for the projects around it which have changed – and there is a divergence threat on the horizon on which I will elaborate. But
The VMware and Cloudify Collaboration Redux
Read all about how the VMware/Cloudify partnership came to be, what we are currently working on, and what’s in store for the future.
Orchestrating Docker 1.12 Swarm With Cloudify
Learn how to orchestrate, deploy, manage, and scale a Docker Swarm cluster on OpenStack using Cloudify
Cloud Orchestration with Azure and OpenStack – The Less Explored Hybrid Cloud
Leverage the benefits of open source, TOSCA orchestration on an Azure and OpenStack hybrid cloud deployment with Cloudify.