OpenStack Rising: The Open Source Cloud's First Year


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In The Beginning...

OpenStack is first made public at the Austin Design Summit, attended by 42 partners and 95 developers between July 13 and July 14, 2010.

On July 19, OpenStack officially launches as a joint open source cloud project started by Rackspace and NASA. With OpenStack, Rackspace plans to open the code to its Cloud Files and Cloud Servers offerings, while NASA is giving users a look at the code and technology that powers its Nebula Cloud Platform. OpenStack launches with support from 25 participating organizations.

 



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