Educating OthersCloudStack University InitiativeGoogle Summer of Code ProjectsApache CloudStack Training Courses
User Groups Have FormedAround the Globe
Japan CloudStack UserGroup (JCSUG) Hundreds of members Coordinated release testing Doc Translation Sprints Working with LPI Japan to create anOSS Cloud certification Active in multiple cities throughoutJapan
Question:How’s our community doing?Answer:We’re stronger than ever, andgrowing rapidly
Question:How are users affectingthe Apache CloudStack project?
CloudStack’s Users Are Cloud Operators Want to easily design, install, support, upgrade and scale theirdiverse cloud platforms Application Owners Want infrastructure to get out of the way of deliveringapplications to the end users
272+ Operators in Production
We are usersBuilds the next generation of developersDrives project sustainabilityImproves qualityWhy is this so important?
Our User Focus Has Given Us Strong support for both traditional and cloud-era workloads Flexible deployment options and infrastructure choice Real-world experiences with scale Upgrades that work New technology integrations by and for the operators Testing of our APIs from diverse consumer tools
Question:How are users affectingthe Apache CloudStack project?Answer:They’re driving the Project
Announcing the NextCloudStack Collaboration ConferenceAmsterdamNovember 20-22, 2013
Let’s make sure we avoid thismoment for our users…
Because infrastructure andapplications are means to an end.Our job is to make them easy to consume.