10 Signs OpenStack Has Come Into Its Own, June 25, 2013 OpenStack continues to build momentum in the tech industry. Since its inception in 2010, OpenStack has made considerable strides as an open source IaaS project. Enterprises are seeking ROI with their OpenStack pilot projects, brand-name IT companies such as HP and Juniper are doubling down on OpenStack initiatives, and venture capitalists are throwing cash at OpenStack startups in an attempt to help the market make good on the hype -- and profit in the process. Here are 10 recent OpenStack developments.
Red Hat OpenStack
At its annual conference this month, RedHat talked about how it would deepen its roots in the cloud with a new IaaS private cloud offering, Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure (RHCI). Based on -- you guessed it -- OpenStack, RHCI will set its targets on competing with VMware vCloud Suite and Microsoft Azure.