Mirantis OpenStack 5.0 Overview


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Mirantis OpenStack 5.0 brings together the convenience of Fuel with the latest release of OpenStack, Icehouse. This presentation shows what's new, and what you can expect.

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Mirantis OpenStack 5.0 Overview

  1. 1. Mirantis OpenStack Overview Mirantis, 2014
  2. 2. ➔ Company overview ◆ Mirantis today ◆ Our mission ◆ Our customers ➔ Product overview ◆ Mirantis OpenStack - easy, flexible, reliable ◆ Mirantis world-class support ➔ Other Mirantis Offerings In this overview
  3. 3. ➔ #1 pure-play OpenStack company ➔ Delivers all the technology, integration, training and support required for companies to succeed with production-grade open source cloud ➔ 400+ open source infrastructure experts helped make it one of top 5 contributors to OpenStack’s upstream codebase Mirantis today
  4. 4. Build scalable, automated OpenStack platforms for mission-critical production. Our mission
  5. 5. Our success stories Mirantis has worked with Cisco to help accelerate technical uptake of OpenStack, to integrate infrastructure with key Cisco service offerings, and to deliver implementations of compute and network interoperability code contributed to the OpenStack Project as part of the recent releases. With expertise from Mirantis, Huawei built a self-service cloud that allows engineers to provision, configure, deploy and decommission servers in the cloud without relying on IT. Mirantis worked with Internap to integrate and implement an innovative commercial cloud service, with leading edge high- performance, on-demand provisioning and scaling – all free of proprietary platform lock-in.
  6. 6. Mirantis OpenStack—easy, flexible, reliable ● The Fuel lifecycle control plane for deployment and operation ● Prescriptive reference architectures ● OpenStack integrated projects drawn down directly from trunk ○ Further hardened for reliability, scalability and security ● Key related projects from the OpenStack community ● Partner plug-ins and drivers ● Mirantis world-class support with defined response times Mirantis OpenStack includes:
  7. 7. Mirantis OpenStack—ease of deployment ● Multi-cloud management ● Unattended discovery of available nodes ● Pre-deployment verification of network readiness ● Centralized log management ● Automated provisioning of your chosen OpenStack components
  8. 8. Mirantis OpenStack—ease of operation ➔ Health Check is a battery of post- deployment tests that: ◆ Ensures the deployed environment is working as expected ◆ Can be run throughout the life of your cloud ◆ Is extensible by customers partners and community ➔ Real-Time monitoring dashboard for operations ◆ OpenStack specific templates ◆ Installed by services
  9. 9. Mirantis OpenStack—ease of automation ➔ RESTful API for common operations ◆ Add/Remove nodes from an existing cloud ◆ Create a new cloud ◆ Activate/collect from operational functions
  10. 10. Integration with VMware vCenter ➔ Enables use of ESXi servers as a compute resource for OpenStack ◆ Legacy applications can continue to run in a familiar environment
  11. 11. Mirantis OpenStack hardened packages— flexibility and reliability ➔ Starts with OpenStack core projects ◆ Takes advantage of community powered high speed innovation ◆ Maintains openness and flexibility for adding tailored customer needs ➔ Mirantis folds in additional value ◆ High availability ◆ Defect fixes ◆ Premium Projects ◆ Certified partner drivers/integrations ➔ Public OpenStack improvements/fixes are committed back upstream
  12. 12. The OpenStack train keeps a rollin’ ➔ Mirantis performs predictable CI/CD ◆ In sync with bug/security updates and major releases ◆ Cadence for release every 6 to 8 weeks ➔ Benefit: Customers stay close to trunk without requiring heavy development resources
  13. 13. Mirantis world-class support—ease of mind ➔ Report and track issues by phone or via the web support portal ➔ Assistance with all facets of Mirantis OpenStack ◆ How to us OpenStack ◆ Deployment ◆ Operations ➔ Issue resolution, including defect fixes ➔ SLA options including 24×7 or 8×5 business hours ◆ Includes response time SLAs based on severity
  14. 14. Other offerings from Mirantis
  15. 15. Mirantis OpenStack Express ➔ A private-cloud-as-a-service offering from Mirantis ➔ Elastic resources – use what you need when you need it. ➔ Full control of resources ◆ Configure multiple clouds, OpenStack roles for each server, OpenStack configuration through Horizon and admin access to the servers themselves.
  16. 16. Capability Customer benefit ➔ Design / Build / Integrate ➔ Turn-key solution ➔ Elastic Services (PaaS) on IaaS ➔ Developer productivity and innovation + service reliability ➔ Deployment, tailoring and hardening of early and related OpenStack projects ➔ Faster yet reliable adoption of innovation ➔ Development and support OpenStack extensions and drivers ➔ Tailoring to customer’s existing environment #1 in OpenStack Services
  17. 17. #1 in OpenStack Training • 1000+ people trained, with 100+ courses delivered to date, across 10+ locations • 90% of students recommend the course • Pure, community focused training with no product portfolio agenda • Public and private courses, with more public sessions on the calendar than anyone “I attended Mirantis’ OpenStack training program seeking a better understanding of the OpenStack software architecture and operations practices. The program far surpassed my expectations and I consider it an excellent introduction to OpenStack. It's a quick jumpstart to the entire product.” Bernard Golden VP, enStratius (now Dell)
  18. 18. Get trained on OpenStack Mirantis is the leading provider of OpenStack education and has trained thousands of students with our rigorous, proven curriculum featuring the newest OpenStack Icehouse updates. Check out our offerings. What’s next? See the latest release View the demo and tutorial and read the Quick Start Guide to get up to speed quickly on Mirantis OpenStack Get Support Having cloud issues? OpenStack is complex and there’s no substitute for experience. Get 24/7 support so you can run your OpenStack cloud with confidence. Click here or call us at +1 (650) 963-9828