Meet Open vStorage in Paris or Frankfurt!

Open vStorage is an open-source project which is supported by a spirited community. Without this community Open vStorage would not be the success it is today. To boost that community, CloudFounders (the sponsor behind Open vStorage) will be hosting an Open vStorage booth at following events: Powering the Cloud, 28-29 October, Frankfurt, Germany OpenStack Paris Summit 2014, 3-5 November, Paris, France We would like to welcome on our booth contributors, users and supporters. In case you would like to discuss things with the team or have burning questions, we are there for you.…Read more …

Open vStorage 1.5

During the summer the Open vStorage Team has worked very hard. With this new release we can proudly present: Feature complete OpenStack Cinder Plugin: our Cinder Plugin has been improved and meets the minimum features required to be certified by the OpenStack community. Flexible cache layout: in 1.5.0 you have the capability to easily configure multiple SSD devices for the different caching purposes. During the setup you can choose which SSD's to partition and then later when creating a vPool you can select which caching device should be used for read, write and…Read more …

HP Helion Podcast: Talk about Open vStorage

Stephen Spector, Social Media Strategist HP Helion, and Wim Provoost, Product Manager Open vStorage, discuss Open vStorage and how this newly available open-source solution can be used for expanding the use of object storage systems in the cloud. Listen to the complete interview below: Note: HP Helion OpenStack is the OpenStack distribution of HP. There is also a pure, free-to-license community distribution.Read more …