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Tesora Adds Databases, Distribution Support, and Management Features to its Enterprise Database as a Service Tesora announces an update of its enterprise-hardened implementation of OpenStack Trove database as a service (DBaaS) platform. This release adds support for more databases and OpenStack distributions, as well as new database management features, and deeper integration with the OpenStack Horizon dashboard. Tesora DBaaS Platform Enterprise Edition 1.4 includes support for: - The widely-used Oracle Database 11g. - Updated database versions including, Couchbase 3.0, MongoDB 2.6 and 3.0 along with PostgreSQL 9.4, which builds on the extensive list of guest images currently available for OpenStack Trove. - Cassandra backup and restore, user management features, and configuration group definitions. - Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 6 added to existing ... (more)

WSM's DevOps Specialty Practice | @DevOpsSummit @WSMIntl [#DevOps]

WSM First Independent Services Company to Offer DevOps Specialty Practice WSM International is launching a DevOps services division that offers assessment, consulting and implementation to large enterprises and organizations with complex infrastructures. This is the first independent services company to create a dedicated practice to help organizations looking to transition to the DevOps model. The concept of DevOps is to blend information technology (IT) software development with operations to optimize the computing infrastructure according to the specific needs of the organizat... (more)

Tesora Announces Enhancements to OpenStack DBaaS | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

Tesora Announces Enhancements to Enterprise-Hardened OpenStack Database as a Service Tesora announces an update of its database as a service (DBaaS) platform that adds expanded replication capabilities in MySQL including failover, making it the first OpenStack Trove-based product to support high availability. In addition, Tesora has extended database support to include MariaDB 5.5 and 10.0 along with PostgreSQL 9.3. Also, the recently announced support for Oracle 12c is generally available. "We're delivering on the highest priority requirements with failover for MySQL and the ad... (more)

OpenStack & the Balance Between Independence & Compatibility | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

Everyone in the OpenStack community has a vested interested in making it work. Vendors and developers, of course, want to sell products or services, while users want a low-cost, convenient means of provisioning and managing cloud infrastructure. While some open source endeavors like Linux are able to maintain tight integration among independently developed tools and systems, others fall prey to the "too many cooks in the kitchen" syndrome. That is, without a strong guiding hand, the open source community runs the risk of becoming so fragmented that compatibility and integration... (more)

Tesora to Deliver Oracle Database Connectivity | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

Tesora to Deliver Oracle Database Connectivity in OpenStack Trove Enterprises can now provision Oracle Database in OpenStack via the latest version of the Tesora private cloud Database as a Service (DBaaS) platform, the company's enhanced implementation of OpenStack Trove. Tesora has developed the first Trove guest agent for Oracle Database 12c. Enterprises can now use OpenStack Trove to create, configure, and start Oracle pluggable databases within a container database environment.  The Oracle container database can be pre-provisioned on dedicated hardware to deliver an ideal us... (more)