Building an Open Cloud using OpenStack and Xen
Xen was built for the cloud, before the term cloud existed and is being used in both the Amazon and Rackspace public cloud. OpenStack is the leading open source software for building public and private clouds. We will take a whistle stop tour of the current state of Xen and OpenStack, look at how they can work together to create an Open Cloud.
John Garbutt (Rackspace)
John Garbutt is a Software Developer at Rackspace, part of the team building their Open Cloud. His work concentrates on how XCP and XenServer integrate with OpenStack. Previously, he was doing a similar role at Citrix. John started working on OpenStack in November 2010, as part of the Citrix research team working on Project Olympus.