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Recap: Open@Citrix at LinuxCon / CloudOpen North America 2013

Open@Citrix was proud to be a Platinum sponsor of LinuxCon / CloudOpen North America this year. Held in New Orleans, CloudOpen was a great conference gathering the open source communities, technologies and projects all in one place. There were over 60 sessions + keynotes for attendees to learn from, participate and collaborate at.

Speaking Sessions by the Open@Citrix Team

Lars Kurth – Xen Project: Lessons Learned! Slides are available here.

Russell Pavlicek - Securing your Cloud with Xen. Slides are available here.

Mark Hinkle – Why Lease When You Can Build your Cloud. Slides are available here.

David Nalley - Building Dev/Test Clouds with Apache CloudStack.

The Most Technical Mardi Gras Parade in History!

Not only does LinuxCon / CloudOpen North America bring together everyone who has an interest in the development, advancement and future of open cloud solutions but they make sure attendees get to have fun while collaborating! Community members from the Xen Project, Apache CloudStack, Fedora, Gluster, Ceph and the Open@Citrix team gathered together on the last day of the LinuxCon / CloudOpen conference to celebrate along the streets of New Orleans on the Apache CloudStack float to Big Easy Bash at the House of Blues.

Check out more pictures here (photos from the Xen Project team)

The CloudCast Podcasts at LinuxCon / CloudOpen North America - Sponsored by Open@Citrix and The Linux Foundation

The CloudCast hosts Aaron Delp and Brian Gracely set camp at the CloudCast booth at LinuxCon CloudOpen complete with whiteboard sessions and gathered a lineup of great podcasts on the open cloud! Check out the podcasts below.

Software Defined Storage, Theron Conrey and John Mark Walker (RedHat) 

OpenStack Foundation and Piston Cloud, Joshua McKenty (Founder/CTO, Piston Cloud) 

OpenStack Summit, Training & User-Feedback, Jonathan Bryce, Lauren Sell, and Alan Clark

DevOps and SaltStack, Thomas Hatch 

OpenDaylight and SDN Evolution, Kyle Mestery, Chris Wright & Brent Salisbury

The Cloudcast #106 - Xen Project Update, Lars Kurth

Canonical's Plan to Rule the World and Bacon, Jono Bacon

CoreOS and Linux Containers, Brandon Philips

OpenStack Neutron and SDN, Kyle Mestery, Ian Wells, and Mark McClain

Overcoming PaaS Deployment Barriers, Diane Mueller

Real World Puppet Manifest Development, James Shubin

The Journey From VMware to OpenStack Part 2, Kenneth Hui

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Guest Saturday, 19 July 2014


Citrix supports the open source community via developer support and evangeslism. We have a number of developers and evangelists that participate actively in the open source community in Apache Cloudstack, OpenDaylight, Xen Project and XenServer. We also conduct educational activities via the Build A Cloud events held all over the world.