With all of the recent debate over open source cloud computing platforms, including OpenStack and CloudStack, it's clear that there is permanent convergence between the open source community and cloud computing. Companies as large as Microsoft and Amazon are shifting huge parts of their business strategies toward the cloud. At OStatic, we've been steadily collecting posts and resources related to open source and cloud computing. In this post, you'll find our updated collection of articles, interviews and educational posts on the topic.
Recently, OStatic conducted an interview series with cloud computing platform managers, and makers of commercial cloud platforms, focused on the question, "What's in Your Stack?" The people we interviewed are, in many cases, cloud pioneers, and include founders of hot cloud-focused startup companies. A good sample of the interviews in this series can be found here:
OStatic has also collected many good guest posts on cloud computing from people in the open source community, with good examples found here:
And, you can follow our coverage of the recent news regarding OpenStack and CloudStack in this series of posts:
You can find many more resources we've compiled on cloud computing here. Stay tuned to OStatic throughout this year for many more interviews with movers and shakers and general posts on cloud computing, with a special focus on open source tools.