Organizations are switching to private and public clouds at a tremendous momentum in order to deploy and scale IT infrastructure effectively. An open alternative to patented systems and an exciting and prospective development in the cloud market is the OpenStack. OpenStack has been proven already as an extra-ordinary effort by the industry to address prevailing problems with cloud operations and portability, however not completely. Even-though, the Red Hat indulgence has without doubt uplifted OpenStack to a bigger stage. Apparently, the rapidly growing success of OpenStack as an open source cloud infrastructure project can be heavily biased to contributions from Red Hat with their experience and methodology in Enterprise Linux.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform symbolizes Infrastructure-as-a-Service with OpenStack depending on Linux. Red Hat Enterprise Linux provides stability, reliability and security plus hardware and application support required for OpenStack to run in a demanding commercial environment. Together, they give customers high performance and quickly scalable infrastructure equivalent to 10K of virtual machines. Thus, needs and demands of customers who seek a supported open cloud solution is addressed effectively and efficiently.
Additionally, some Red Hat Facts –
1. 85% of enterprise customers plan to deploy OpenStack
2. Red Hat is the #1 contributor to the last 2 distros of OpenStack.
3. More than 90% of Fortune 500 companies use Red Hat products and services.
4. Red Hat‘s OpenStack Cloud Infrastructure Partner Network is the world’s largest commercial OpenStack ecosystem.
CL 210 – Red Hat OpenStack Administration is one of the emerging technology courses and will prepare a candidate towards achieving Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Infrastructure-as-a-Service (EX 210) when the candidate is tested for abilities required to create,configure and manage private clouds using Red Hat Enterprise OpenStack Platform.
ipsr solutions delivered their first training batch of new year through CL 210 – the first week of January 2014.
We are honored that two of our prestigious associations, Mr. Kropachev Artemii, Lead Technical Services Specialist from Russia and Mr. Khaled Abdalla Rashed, Sr. Systems Administrator from Egypt passed the EX 210 – Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Infrastructure as a Service under Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3 technology on January 7 2014.
Congratulations! Mr. Artemii who works for Fujitsu, Russia is one of our RHCA alumnus of 2013. Mr. Khaled, an RHCDS from December 30, 2013 is with us now and is on the track to be an RHCA. We are happy, you have conquered the first steps of Cloud.
More to come, we await!