Five Minutes of Cloud

Video: Cloud’s Value Proposition: Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) for Enterprise Users

You have most certainly heard of SaaS (Software-as-a-Service), possibly heard of IaaS (Infrastructure), but what about (PaaS)? One of the fastest growing areas of cloud computing services it is also one of the least understood. CTO Robert Starmer walks through what PaaS is and then outlines how enterprise users (applications …

Deploy OpenStack on two CISCO UCS B200 Blade Servers using RedHat's PackStack

Video Tutorial: DIY OpenStack – Deploy with RedHat’s PackStack on two Cisco UCS B200 Blade Servers

Building OpenStack with PackStack on two UCS B200 Blade Servers Robert Starmer shares how to set up a CentOS-based OpenStack system with PackStack on physical hardware – two Cisco B200 blade servers. Along with the pragmatic, step-by-step process, learn about best practices and some options you might consider when running through …

Five Minutes of Cloud

Video: The Computer in Cloud Computing: An Introduction

  “Compute” is on of the three core resource pools leveraged by cloud systems. In this episode, Robert Starmer introduces how computers fit into (and drive) the Cloud. Get a clear, concise introduction to how ‘traditional’ hypervisor-based virtualization differs from the ‘new’ container technology that has cloud technologists all abuzz. …