vBrownBag TechTalks at Vancouver Summit–The Schedule

We have a packed schedule, as you can see every available piece of time is full of presentations. I’m delighted that the Women of OpenStack have filled almost the whole schedule on Tuesday.

The Schedule now links to each video on YouTube, or you can find the playlist of all 85 videos here.

Naturally the TechTalks could not happen without our amazing presenters, as well as the support of our wonderful sponsors and the support of the  OpenStack Summit as well.

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9:30

VMTurbo – OpenStack – Views from the market and reactions from the community

Fawad Khaliq – Network Analytics and Monitoring in OpenStack
10:00

Bruno Cornec – Isn’t it Ironic that a Redfish is software defining your infrastructure?

10:15

DONG FENG – Neutron Service function chaining using openflow

Sunny Rajagopalan – Why do you need cloud federation?

10:30

Feng Dong – Interconnecting Data Centers using MPLS/BGP L3 VPN

10:45

Sig Luft – OpenStack as an Uber Cloud

KANAGARAJ MANICKAM – namos- openstack device manager

11:00

Sahdev Zala and Matt Rutkowski – TOSCA Workloads with OpenStack Heat Translator

11:15

Chris Liljenstolpe – Calico – open source L3-centric networking for OpenStack

Daemon Behr – Hyperconverged deployment options for Openstack

11:30

Jeongkeun “JK” Lee – Network Policy Whiteboarding and Composition

Nathan McMahon – High-performance SSL/TLS with Perfect Forward Secrecy for OpenStack Apps

11:45

Rob Whiteley – Building hyperscale OpenStack clouds with software-defined storage

Vladislav Belogrudov – High Availability with MySQL Active/Active Clustering

12:00

Madhura Maskasky – A vSphere Administrator’s guide to the OpenStack Galaxy

Kiran Sreenivasamurthy – Demystifying Hyper-convergence and Deep Dive into Maxta’s OpenStack Integration

Andrew Mitry, Sridhar Basam and Michael Bradford – Multi Tenant Private Cloud at Scale

12:15

Melissa Palmer – So You Want to Convince the Boss to Run OpenStack? Introducing OpenStack to the Enterprise

12:30Nikhil Manchanda – OpenStack Trove

Madhu Kashyap & Ritesh Madapurath – Offloading Overlays to Leaf switches

Yaguang Wang – Lower the barrier of Ceph adoption in Openstack with Virtual Storage Manager

Geoff Arnold – Cloud service federation

12:45

Tony Shan – End-to-end DBaaS Enablement on OpenStack

 

Lauren Malhoit – Cisco ACI and the Policy Driven Data Center

Jian Zhang – Cephperf: A user friendly Ceph performance profiling and tuning framework

1:00

Michael Letschin, Amit Puri and Christian Robottom Reis – Nexenta – Software-Defined Storage Solution Choices for OpenStack

Anne McCormick – Addressing DHCP and DNS Scalability: A dnsmasq Alternative

Nelson Nahum – How to Implement Metro Area Automatic Failover

Venu Murthy – Hybrid clouds using OpenStack, to burst into public clouds automatically and seemlessly

1:15Karthik Natarajan & Madhu Kashyap – The On Demand Data Center

Michael Kienle – Closing the storage gap – how to administer Ceph storage resources without deep-diving into the technical details

OTSUKA, Motohiro – Introduction to Magnum Container Service

1:30

Anthony Chow – What a Beginner should know about OpenStack

Komei Shimamura – Surge – Deploying and scaling data stream processing pipelines on OpenStack

1:45

Peter Stachowski – Oracle databases and OpenStack Trove

Josh Ellithorpe – OpenStack in a Hybrid World

Josh Barry – Resilient Messaging with Cue

Jeffrey Olsen – How to Evangelize about OpenStack Within Your Organization

2:00

Alex Chan – Cisco – Fun with Horizon Integration Tests

Bhanu Vemula – Cisco Nexus 1000V OpenStack Solution

Romil Gupta – Bringing ESX Deployments into native OpenStack (OVSvApp)

Blake Caldwell – Stateless baremetal provisioning brought to you by Docker and Ironic
2:15

Ricardo Carrillo Cruz – Deplyoing Openstack Infra with Ansible

Johanna Heinonen – SDN-based Applications in OpenStack

Sergey Schindler – Using Cinder with EMC Block Storage Systems: Reference Architecture

Radek Pospisil – Policy Guided Fulfillment Of Murano Applications

2:30

Rui Zhang – Third-party Storage Extension for Sahara

Yolanda Robla Mota – Storyboard, the task tracker for Openstack

Eric Aquaronne – Hybrid use cases in IBM

Sreedhar Varma – THE FASTEST STORAGE ON THE BLOCK: Practical performance and scalability considerations for deploying iSCSI with OpenStack

2:45

Tapio Tallgren – Optimizing OpenStack for NFV

Aparupa Das Gupta – Anomaly Detection for Machine Generated Big Data

Eric Wright – Thinking Enterprise, Acting Open

German Eichberger – Octavia first look

3:00

Maish Saidel-Keesing – Cisco – The Oh!! moment in OpenStack

Anupriya Ramraj – OpenStack operations with Socorro : Piecing the jigsaw pieces together

Bich Le – How we built a secure and highly available OpenStack SaaS solution

Adrian Moreno Martinez & Patrick Butler Monterde – HeliosBurn: A REST API Fault Injection Platform

3:15

Tony Shan – Pragmatic DBaaS Implementation

Yuiko Takada – Managing International OpenStack Development Team to Succeed

Tim Cuddy – Data Aggregation for Chargeback & Billing Use Cases

Nicolas Trangez – Leveraging Swift Storage Policies

3:30

Masathito Muroi – A RE RE -Making OpenStack more friendly to a newcomer

Cynthia Thomas – Life of a Packet/Death of a Legacy

Nithya Ruff – Flash in the Cloud – what is SanDisk doing in OpenStack David Cheperdak – OpenStack Enables Applications
3:45

Vijay K. Naik – Service Brokering in Hybrid Cloud Environments

Allen Samuels – Optimizing Ceph for All-Flash Architectures

Andrew Gaul – Introduction to S3Proxy and SwiftProxy

 
4:00

Brandon Hoff – Real World Network Architectures for Neutron NFV and SDN Deployments

Emily Hugenbruch – Moving forward with OpenStack and the Enterprise

 
4:15

Lance Bragstad and Dolph Mathews – Keystone & Fernet Tokens

Yolanda Robla Mota – Automate OVA generation with Openstack Infra

Chaoyi Huang – 1 million VMs in 100 datacenters by OpenStack cascading v1

 
4:30

Joy Dorairaj – Cloud Security – Auditing & Logging Use Cases

 
4:45

Damian Igbe – Best Practices for Neutron L3 HA and DVR Design

Anupriya Ramraj What is in your toolbox for deploying an OpenStack cloud?

Kamal Srinivasan – Distributed Scale out Object Storage using EMC ECS Swift for Openstack

 
5:00

Timur Sufiev – Merlin: a Cross-Project UI Framework for Building the Next Generation of Wizards

Sebastian Jeuk – Scaling L3 in OpenStack – Introducing a L3Agent Alternative

 
5:15

Ralf Rantzau – Understanding Ceilometer metrics with SQL over Streams

Fengkai Li – E2E WAN as a Service

Vipul Sabhaya – Project Cue – Message Broker Provisioning Service

 

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Less than a month, OpenStack Summit

With only 28 days to go until the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver we’re getting excited. Flights and hotels are all booked and we have over 90 TechTalk session proposed. Don’t let that stop you from proposing a session using this form.

I’m also delighted to announce that VMTurbo has joined our sponsors. VMTurbo have an awesome workload management product that is based on commodity trading for VMs to compete for physical resources.

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See you all in Vancouver.

vBrownBag TechTalks at Vancouver Summit are filling up

We have around eighty sessions proposed for TechTalks at the Vancouver summit next month. It is awesome to have so many but we have space for some more. Go ahead and propose a session using this form.

Particularly we would love to see more presentations from the women of OpenStack. Tuesday will be a solid run of women presenting, so far we have filled half of the spaces. Go ahead and propose a session using this form.

I’m also delighted to announce that Cisco is continuing to support the vBrownBag TechTalks. Cisco has been a sponsor of every TechTalk event at OpenStack Summit and at VMworld. Great to have you back with us.

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vBrownBag TechTalks at Vancouver gather steam

With only 47 days remaining until the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver we are getting pretty excited.

We have 70 TechTalks proposed, so well on our way to making over 90 videos at this summit. There is still time to sign up to present your own TechTalk using this form.

It looks like we will have more TechTalks than we can fit in the schedule. We accept TechTalks in the order they are proposed, so get yours in early to avoid disappointment.

I’d like to welcome our first sponsor, HP are returning to support these community presentations.It is the sponsors like HP that make the TechTalks possible, so thank you HP.

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We do have a couple of places available for sponsors, if your organization would like to become a sponsor of the vBrownBag TechTalks then contact me alastair@vbrownbag.com for details.

#vBrownBag TechTalks in Vancouver

It has only been a couple of months since we had an amazing week at the Paris OpenStack summit. Now it is time to look forward to the Vancouver summit in May. The vBrownBag crew are delighted to be returning to make TechTalk videos at our third summit.

This year will have a focus on the women involved in OpenStack, we plan to fill Tuesday’s schedule with women presenters. If you are a woman of OpenStack then consider presenting a TechTalk.

If you already know what a TechTalk is and want to register then go ahead and use this form.

TechTalks are ten minute presentations about some aspect of technology. TechTalks are delivered at a major conference. They allow a focussed look at a specific project, feature or technique. Presenters are usually the engineers or developers who built what they present. They have the deep knowledge without the marketing. All of the presentations are recorded and posted to YouTube, often we also live stream from the conference. Since TechTalks are short we can pack a lot into a day, at the Paris summit we recorded 70 TechTalks. With an extra day in Vancouver we hope to make 90 videos.

To get an idea of what TechTalks are you can find all the Paris videos in this YouTube playlist. The Atlanta videos are in this playlist.

As always we can only make these TechTalks with the help of our sponsors and the support of the OpenStack Summit organizers. If your organization would like to become a sponsor of the vBrownBag TechTalks then contact me alastair@vbrownbag.com for details. Sponsor logos are applied to every video. Sponsors are guaranteed two TechTalk presentation slots.

#vBrownBag TechTalks at OpenStack Summit Paris

We had an amazing time in Paris last week. Three days of packed TechTalk schedule meant that the crew didn’t get to see a lot of the Summit. Happily there is a fair amount of coverage available online.

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We produced a total of 72 videos at the summit, our highest number for any conference where we’ve made TechTalks. Naturally getting the videos onto YouTube was a priority, so people not in Paris could see what we saw. You can find all of the TechTalks in this playlist and the schedule page now has links to every video. We could not have made these TechTalks without the support of our wonderful sponsors, Cisco and Brocade. Thanks for helping us and the community.

I feel very privileged to have been part of this event. Not only did we have a huge number of truly excellent presentations but we got to be tourists in Paris for a while. The centre of Paris is amazing, beautiful architecture and great food, I highly recommend visiting.

We are looking forward to another awesome summit in Vancouver with lots of TechTalks next year, hope to see you there.

#vBrownBag TechTalk Schedule at OpenStack Summit Paris

We have only one month to go until the OpenStack Summit in Paris.

Below is the schedule of TechTalks at the summit, as you will see the three days of TechTalks is absolutely packed. We will be in room 126/127 of the Palais De Congres for the three days of the Main Conference. There will be people presenting all the time, so drop by and watch live.

We do still have spaces for more sponsors, contact alastair@vbrownbag.com for details.

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TechTalks at OpenStack Summit Paris

We had an awesome time at the Atlanta summit, met a heap of new people and made a pile of great video. If you haven’t already checked it out this page has session titles with links to the video or the whole YouTube playlist is here.

Sign up for your tech talk here.

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Since Atlanta was so great we are going to go to OpenStack Summit Paris and do it all again, only this time more. We will be making TechTalk videos for the three days of the main conference. Now that the OpenStack community has seen what vBrownBag TechTalks are we hope that way more sessions will be proposed. At Atlanta we made 45 community videos, in Paris I’d like us to make 70. If you have something useful to say to the OpenStack community, something new or different, a project or implementation to discuss then propose a TechTalk. Simply fill in this form and I will be in touch close to the conference to organize with you. If you have any questions you can reach me alastair@vBrownBag.com

Naturally we are looking for sponsors to support these TechTalks. If your company would like to support this community activity please email me alastair@vBrownBag.com.

vBrownBag is going to Paris, Yay.