OpenStack filled in some important checkmarks this week by adding IBM and Red Hat to its roster of corporate backers. Eighteen companies are slated to become members of the evolving OpenStack Foundation which is expected to come online in the third quarter.
Two major tech players -- IBM and Red Hat -- are ready to sign on the dotted line to join OpenStack, sources said. That should go a long way to ease the pain of Citrix's decision to set up CloudStack as an OpenStack rival. Read Post
Red Hat claims it is the No. 3 backer of OpenStack (in terms of code contribution) and a Platinum members of the 180-plus member OpenStack organization but it still won’t say when it plans to ship an OpenStack distribution.Is it hed... Read Post