20 Most Promising OpenStack Solution Providers - 2015
OpenStack is increasingly gaining industry attention today, supported by a community of individuals and enterprises to create a standard platform and build open, massively scalable clouds. OpenStack is representing the best of what cloud technology offers. Essentially, OpenStack software is controlling large pools of compute, storage, and networking resources throughout a datacenter, managed through a dashboard or via the OpenStack API. OpenStack is further working with popular enterprise and open source technologies making it ideal for heterogeneous infrastructure.
As more and more enterprises are relying on OpenStack to run their businesses every day, developers and technologists from around the world are collaborating on OpenStack to create more efficient workflows and increase operational efficiency. Being an obvious candidate for building hybrid clouds, OpenStack has the stamp of approval from major cloud vendors, including Red Hat, HP and Rackspace. This strong ecosystem allows users who seek commercial support to choose from a multitude of OpenStack-powered products and services from different vendors.
In the past few months, we have analyzed hundreds of enterprises who primarily serve the OpenStack arena and shortlisted the ones that are at the fore-front of tackling challenges in the arena. To help organizations find the bestof-breed OpenStack solutions that suits their business needs, in this issue of CIOReview, we present the 20 Most Promising OpenStack Solution Providers, featuring the best vendors offering technologies and services that aid the customers in leveraging OpenStack solutions.