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Posted by: Greg DeKoenigsberg | May 18, 2012

Eucalyptians are hanging out all over!

OSBC – Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, CA: May 21 – 22 GlueCon+CloudCamp, Broomfield, Colorado : May 22 – 24 RootCamp Berlin – Berlin Fair Grounds, Germany: May 25 – 26 SouthEast Linux Fest: June 8-10

If you see someone in the Euca gear, stop by and say hi.  We’ve got lots of cool new stuff to talk about. 

Posted by: Eucalyptus Professional Services | May 16, 2012
Having been an employee at Eucalyptus Systems, Inc. for nearly a year now, I finally can say I get the cloud. I understand the concept, the benefits, the use cases, the technology (*whew*), and how to implement it in the real world (*double whew*). It is also very clear to me that I am in a distinct minority among technical gurus worldwide. Most people just don't get it, and there are some very good reasons for their confusion. I'm not sure there are any great answers to these reasons, but you...
Posted by: Rich Wolski | May 15, 2012

Eucalyptus 3 includes, as one of its new features, the option of enabling "High Availability" or "HA" (pronounced as the two letters and not as the first part of a chuckle). This functionality was overwhelmingly the most frequently requested improvement over Eucalyptus 2 by the community and, at the same time, the one over which the most confusion seems to persist. I'll try and shed some light on the "what," "why," and "how" of HA in Eucalyptus.

What: Automatic Failover and Recovery of...
Posted by: Marten Mickos | May 14, 2012

Here is a summary of my tweets about the world and our planet from the previous months.

This is my previous tweet summary for Fall 2011. And, of course, feel free to follow my tweets in real time at http://twitter.com/#!/martenmickos

March

James Cameron completes 11km Mariana trench dive http://on.natgeo.com/GNSXlA

James Cameron begins descent to ocean's deepest point http://bit.ly/GQn516 - impressive stuff!

RT @RomanStanek Prague's Franz Kafka...

Posted by: Marten Mickos | May 13, 2012

Here is a summary of my tweets about interviews with and writings by me, quotes, and books I've read from the previous months.

This is my previous tweet summary for Fall 2011. And, of course, feel free to follow my tweets in real time at http://twitter.com/#!/martenmickos

Interviews With and Writings By Me March

Open source values and Eucalyptus - my conversation with @TheTechScribe http://ow.ly/9FSyV

The social network of computers http://bit.ly/AqPxrE - Sunday...

Posted by: Marten Mickos | May 12, 2012

Here is a summary of my tweets about leadership and entrepreneurship from the previous months.

This is my previous tweet summary for Fall 2011. And, of course, feel free to follow my tweets in real time at http://twitter.com/#!/martenmickos

April

Keep your own scorecard. @CharlotteBeers on self-assessment, leadership, recruiting http://nyti.ms/H5efKb - brilliant Q+A from start to end

March

Should attractive women not include a photo with a job application? http://...

Posted by: Marten Mickos | May 11, 2012

Here is a summary of my tweets about open source from the previous months.

This is my previous tweet summary for Fall 2011. And, of course, feel free to follow my tweets in real time at http://twitter.com/#!/martenmickos

April

"Scarcity is the enemy of serendipity" - thoughtful piece on Burning Man dilemmas by @jessbruder http://nyti.ms/HJjLBb via @brown2020

March

Awesome dinner w/ former MySQL execs http://lockerz.com/s/196629110

Congrats Jim & team!...

Posted by: Marten Mickos | May 10, 2012

Here is a summary of my tweets about mobile and cloud computing and the software industry from the previous months.

This is my previous tweet summary for Fall 2011. And, of course, feel free to follow my tweets in real time at http://twitter.com/#!/martenmickos

Mobile March

Excellent review of the future of mobile http://t.co/MAgUuskc - and I am thinking "you need cloud to power all of this" 23 Mar 2012

"For the moment, Nokia, you have my undivided attention" http...

Posted by: Marten Mickos | May 9, 2012

Here is a summary of my tweets about Eucalyptus from the previous months.

This is my previous tweet summary for Fall 2011. And, of course, feel free to follow my tweets in real time at http://twitter.com/#!/martenmickos

March

Eucalyptus has just been given "top tier" billing by the only cloud player whose opinion really matters http://bit.ly/HtQf5Q

Proud! 4 of 20 best papers on distributed computing authored by Eucalyptus team members http://bit.ly/HhOg4e

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Posted by: Daved Federlein | May 9, 2012

In my last post I detailed how to set up your own IRCd with Pam authentication and SSL.  In this post we'll discuss how to add a meeting log IRC bot based on debian's meetbot, which is a module for supybot.  Eucalyptus uses this extensively for all irc meetings as well as to log the irc session for EucaSchool.  Our specific bot's documentation is here.


First let me point you to Alton Ukshini's blog, who has detailed much of what I used to put this article together.  I offer...

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