It looks like OpenStack won't have the open-source cloud spotlight to itself anymore. Citrix has released the CloudStack software it acquired along with Cloud.com to the Apache Software Foundation, creating a competitive option to the OpenStack project of which Citrix was an early member.
After being acquired by Citrix Systems in July for more than $200 million, Cloud.com's CloudStack cloud management framework is being open-sourced. The software currently supports over 60-large scale production clouds, including tho... Read Post
Citrix is moving fast since acquiring Cloud.com in July. After less than two months with Cloud.com, Citrix has decided to bet heavy on the open cloud by merging all code into the open source release of CloudStack. CloudStack is simi... Read Post