Author Archives: Amit Talwar

MidoNet gains as the OpenStack network driver of choice for large scale clouds

MidoNet gains as the OpenStack network driver of choice for large scale clouds, surpassing Cisco and Juniper OpenContrail The OpenStack community has spoken. Designed for large scale clouds, MidoNet is the leading 3rd party networking plug-in for OpenStack deployments, ahead of Cisco and Juniper OpenContrail. OpenStack’s ninth User Survey reports the technology choices, use cases Read More …

Slaying the Garbage Collection dragon

JVM Garbage collection is a generational collector. This means it splits the heap into multiple generations, which it calls Eden, Survivor and Old. By broad strokes, it works like this: New allocations are made in Eden. When eden fills up, a young GC cycle kicks in and copies any still living objects to the survivor Read More …

Vote for OpenStack Summit Barcelona

Session voting is now open for OpenStack Summit Barcelona Founded as a Roman city in the Middle Ages, Barcelona has some of the most unique and inspiring architecture in the world. It’s also the location of the next OpenStack Summit! While you’re attending the summit, take a side tour to Gaudí’s Casa Batlló, La Sagrada Read More …