Mitchell Hashimoto released his book "Vagrant up and running" which covers everything from basic Vagrant usage to extending its functionality. In seven chapters he explains every aspect of Vagrant - from staring a default VM to extending it via plug-ins.
Dan Bode, Puppet Labs, and Floyd Strimling, Zenoss, provide advice for those interested in starting an open source cloud project built on top of OpenStack or CloudStack platform.
This article presents a transition path to Platform-as-a-Service for IT. An exploration of the steps from pre-virtualization or virtualization through selecting and operating a PaaS. 1
This article answers the question, is cloud computing really all that hard? 2
Mitchell expands on his DevOpsDays 2011 presentation proposing a roadmap for moving along the DevOps range from an isolated "black-box" ops culture to a collaborative "white-box" DevOps culture.
Enterprises have started to adopt DevOps. InfoQ asked experienced DevOps adopters about the organizational and technical obstacles still ahead for the movement to step into the enterprise world.
This article explains Cloud computing using the analogy of US Thanksgiving dinner. 1
With continued concerns regarding IT’s ability to meet the demands of the business in light of disruptive influences and a changing economic landscape DevOps might hold an answer. 1
This article presents the results, reactions, and observations from the 2012 InfoQ User Survey. 2,850 people completed the survey providing detailed feedback on their areas of interest.
The main takeway points and lessons learned from QCon San Francisco 2011 as seen by the many attendees who blogged about QCon. Experience QCon through the opinions of the attendees! 1