It was all the way back in 2008 when OStatic broke the story about a cloud computing project at U.C. Santa Barbara called Eucalyptus, and recently we visited with Rich Wolski, the original UCSB Professor behind the cloud platform, for an interview. Fast-forward to today, and Eucalyptus Systems is under the wing of mighty Hewlett-Packard.
Now, HP has refreshed its Helion cloud computing platform, adding Eucalyptus and updating OpenStack to deliver for customers who are using Amazon's AWS public cloud service or HP's own cloud.
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