A view from the board
Paris, Oct 3rd, 2013
Montreal, Oct 7th 2013
Who am I?
of Products at eNovance
of the 50 founders of the OpenStack project
of the Ceilometer Project within OpenStack
of the 24 directors on the OpenStack Foundation
The OpenStack Foundation
Update: we now have more than 12000+ members, from 130 countries
What are OpenStack limits
is a core component?
can be incubated?
is an integrated component?
How transparent can we be ?
the transparency of our activity
is key to OpenSource
some legal or financial details
must be kept confidential
Who can join the Foundation ?
on the board are limited
as Platinum are full (8 max)
as Gold members are limited to 24
We must help organizations that wish to join
understand their commitment and ensure that
they deliver before they join → Pick them
How do we protect OpenStack?
License is great for patent protection
but is it enough ?
we join OIN ? (done)
we encourage all members to join OIN ?
do we protect our brand to avoid
What is OpenStack certification?
anyone deliver training certification ?
is common between OpenStack
the foundation define what a base
certification is ?
And many other subjects...
from exciting to sometimes boring,
but always necessary
the foundation budget
high level objectives and targets
with the legal comitee on resolving
brand issues (Quantum → Neutron...)