OpenStack Ecosystem Mapped

[Given how dynamic the OpenStack ecosystem is, we knew that we need to update the mapping often. With the acquisition news around Blue Box and Piston Cloud today, we had to do it sooner than expected. Congratulations!] Download the whitepaper here: Mapping OpenStack EcoSystem   OpenStack ecosystem is a vibrant, diverse, ever evolving one with[…]

OpenStack Startup Series #2 – StorPool

Introduction StorPool, a distributed storage startup is next in our podcast series on OpenStack startups.  StorPool was founded in 2011 by Boyan Ivanov, Boyan Krosnov and Yanko Yankulov with the goal of enabling simpler, cheaper and efficient storage on commodity servers. StorPool is head quartered with most of its employees in Bulgaria and offices presence in US and UK.[…]

What’s HP’s Cloud Strategy? Part 2: A quick SWOT Analysis

Disclaimer: I was one of the invited bloggers attending HP Discover 2014 with T&E taken care of by HP. HP DIDN’T pay for this blog post.Please note that all these are based on public data and no speculations or use of any confidential data here. In my previous post, we saw a quick intro to HP Helion[…]

OpenStack Marketplace – Review

One of the interesting announcements during the Atlanta Summit was the launch of OpenStack Marketplace. OpenStack Marketplace provides necessary details that help you to make an informed decision in choosing the tools/ resources for your OpenStack cloud. I am a firm believer of  open, transparent markets and am happy to see such an effort for[…]

Cloud Don LLC Announces Entry Into the Rackspace Partner Network

We are excited to announce that Cloud Don has become one of the Referral Partners for Rackspace. Since many of our clients are in the APAC region, we are currently partnered with Rackspace HK. Here is the press release. Seattle, WA – January 13, 2014 – Cloud Don LLC today announced that it has joined[…]

Why another Cloud Services Company?

If you are here, you know already that we are a new cloud services company. You may ask why another cloud services company? Here are some reasons: 1) Combination of technical expertise and business insights We have a strong engineering background, spanning over 10 years, with more than 5 years in virtualization and cloud. We[…]