An Update On The ARIA TOSCA Project and Where It's Headed
In the beginning of 2016, the ARIA TOSCA project was announced. Since then, the project has made its way into the Apache Software Foundation and is currently in the incubation process. This follows the path of intent for ARIA, which was to create a completely open source and open governance TOSCA orchestration engine that was […]
Why Do I Need TOSCA If I’m Using Kubernetes? Part II of II
In the first part of this series, titled ”Why Do I Need * If I’m Using Kubernetes?”, I discussed why I believe the general sentiment that everything should move to Kubernetes is shortsighted and misguided. Watch our upcoming Cloudify 4.2 webinar to see what’s in store for Kubernetes! REGISTER NOW I wanted to follow up that […]
Cloudify 4.2 Has Landed – Security, Control, and True Self Service
We’re excited to share with you the latest milestone of Cloudify – the multi-stack, robust and secure, truly self service Cloudify 4.2 release. Cloudify 4.2 continues the journey that started with 4.0 toward becoming an even stronger cloud management and orchestration solution, based on our guiding tenets, and further enhances interoperability through advanced integrations with […]
The Significance and Importance of the ONAP Amsterdam Release
The first release of ONAP, named Amsterdam, touched down just last week, November 20th, with a lot of expectation as well as preparation to get started on Beijing – with the ONAP developer summit happening just a couple of weeks following the Amsterdam release. The large majority of the work that went into the initial […]
TOSCA ONAP Service Orchestration with Cloudify and ARIA
The ONAP (Open Network Automation Platform) represents the merger of the Open-O and Open-ECOMP projects with the goal of enabling the creation and management of NFV services. The unified architecture decomposes platform services into several projects, including the Service Orchestrator (SO) which is responsible for the highest level of orchestration to deliver services. Declarative Or […]
Open Source Summit Recap Part Duex
These last couple of days at #OSSNA were extremely busy. Aside from the continued great conversations with the attendees, we got to meet a lot of co-presenters, interesting groups & non-profits (Women in Linux, Kids on Computers, LinuxChicks, Free Software Foundation, the team from Fedora and many more)… and of course the stellar lineup of […]
Open Source Summit – Day One Recap
Meet us at Booth #600 at Open Source Summit North America Today was an energizing first day at Open Source Summit North America. A lot of excellent talks, an awesome and empowering Women in Open Source lunch, reunions, and great conversations. I’m really looking forward to tomorrow. These are really exciting times for open source […]
VNF Onboarding, TOSCA, and ONAP – Why Operators and VNF Vendors Need to Care
Who cares about VNF onboarding? In a word – EVERYONE. Today although there are many different implementations of MANO stacks and many VNFs – the cost to onboard a VNF with MANO is quite high. The promise of automating workflows for lifecycle events requires every network operator to work with the VNF vendors and make […]
The TOSCA Times Pt 3 – Model-Driven Workflows with TOSCA, Cloudify, and ARIA
In this third installment of The TOSCA Times, Michael details how Cloudify and ARIA take the model-driven approach and how TOSCA then adopted declarative, model-driven workflows.
The Tenets of Cloudify
This post lays out the principles we have followed from the beginning through our latest release – Cloudify 4.0.
Cloudify's TOSCA Journey – The Convergence of ARIA and TOSCA (An Infographic)
The convergence of Cloudify and TOSCA, where Project ARIA, OpenStack Heat Parser project and the Apache Software Foundation all join forces.
Building Your Application for Cloud Portability – An Alternative Approach to Hybrid Cloud
In my previous post, I discussed the differences between hybrid cloud and cloud portability, as well as how to achieve true hybrid cloud deployments without compromising on infrastructure API abstraction, by providing several use cases for cloud portability. True hybrid cloud is achievable. Download the all-new Cloudify 3.4 today! Go Cloud Portability Defined […]