OpenStack, at its core, is a tool that can be used to solve problems, but alone, does nothing. Many people "give up" because installation can be a "hair-pulling" experience, especially configuring high availability or integrating with a network or storage solution or a piece of hardware. Once it is installed, figuring out how to deliver repeatable environments ("What do I do with this thing?") is the next challenge. Come an learn how to overcome these obstacles using Open Source Software.
About our Speaker:
Greg Pryzby has been using Open Source since the 1980s and working with Linux since 1992. Over the last 2 decades Greg has helped companies use Open Source to solve business needs. Greg is also the benevolent dictator for life of Northern Virginia Linux Users Group (NoVALUG.com)