NetworkWorld Cloud Manager Quick Review – OpenStack, Eucalyptus, CloudStack, vCloud


Stumbled along a pretty nice overview and first impressions of the major players in Cloud Management.  I’ve installed both Eucalyptus and OpenStack and agree with the assessment for both projects.  OpenStack is promising but still young and the Open Source Eucalyptus is geared toward organizations that don’t need a user friendly interface or any console for that matter.

vCloud Director is a strong candidate for any environment that’s purely vSphere and CloudStack looks pretty promising.  As the article concludes, there’s not a one size fits all for cloud management.  Its a complex set of software that needs a complete trade analysis against your organization’s cloud requirements.

Full article here.

http://www.networkworld.com/news/tech/2012/071612-cloud-platform-comparison-260923.html?hpg1=bn

Published by Keith Townsend

Now I'm @CTOAdvisor

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: