Docker Containerized OpenStack Heat Translator

Blog authors: Sahdev P. Zala (spzala@us.ibm.com @sp_zala) Eduardo Patrocinio (eduardop@us.ibm.com @patrocinio) The OpenStack Heat Translator is one of the projects under the main OpenStack Heat orchestration project. It facilitates translation of OASIS TOSCA service template to Heat Orchestration Template (HOT) and the deployment of translated template into an OpenStack cloud. To use it,...  Continue reading Docker Containerized OpenStack Heat Translator

How do containers scale on OpenStack?

Containers are now alive and well on OpenStack: not only can users easily deploy containers but OpenStack services themselves have been well containerized, as evident in projects such as Kolla and OpenStack Ansible. The next natural question is, how do containers scale? In other words, what happens when ten of thousands containers are...  Continue reading How do containers scale on OpenStack?

Build Your Own Container Cloud in a Snap

Today we released of our very first, totally free, open-source based, Community Edition of IBM Spectrum Conductor for Containers (CfC). Now anyone can build a fully functioning, private, on-prem, Kubernetes-based container cloud in a snap. Installation is simple. CfC’s components run as containerized micro-services pulled from Dockerhub. CfC integrates all the pieces of a container...  Continue reading Build Your Own Container Cloud in a Snap