Dell to contribute its first OpenStack open source code

Posted by Julie188 on Mar 9, 2011 9:13 AM EDT
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Amidst news on Tuesday from Rackspace and Dell about their plans for OpenStack was a nice little nugget about Dell making its first code contribution to the cloud OS project. Dell will contribute a tool that automates server configuration for OpenStack. Looks like Dell is inching towards a PowerEdge C config already optimized for (if not pre-loaded with) the open source cloud OS (which can't make Eucalyptus happy). Meanwhile Rackspace wants enterprises to hire it to build 'private clouds' on OpenStack, which marches even more directly into so-called 'open core' Eucalyptus's territory.

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