True Hybrid Clouds: Extending OpenStack with Cloud Foundry

Learn how the open source Cloud Foundry project is used by Appfog to extend OpenStack to create true hybrid clouds. Inter-cloud connections and workload portability across various instances of OpenStack are explored. Watch demonstrations of how developers can simply create applications in their language of choice, deploy to instances of …

Building Hybrid Cloud Applications with Java

Learn how to design and develop applications that leverage both local storage and the cloud, maximizing the strengths of each. Using NetBeans, JavaServer Faces 2.0, GlassFish Server technology, JavaFX 2, Oracle Database and Evernote, rapidly create prototypical applications that can be deployed in various environments and scaled up/out with enterprise …

Hybrid Cloud Stackato Deployments with jclouds and Brooklyn

Learn how to run applications in hybrid clouds using Stackato, ActiveState’s Platform-as-a-Service for private clouds, and two open source projects brooklyn and jclouds. Brooklyn is a control plane for distributed applications and jclouds is a multi-cloud library that helps deploy Stackato in multiple clouds. The demonstration showcases a hybrid cloud …

Inside the Hybrid Cloud Part 1: Redefine Services and Delivery Methods

A hybrid cloud is the combination of at least one private cloud with at least one public cloud-based infrastructure, producing an environment that provides transparent user access to the hybrid cloud and is capable of dynamic scalability to manage uneven demand. The part 1 of this two-part series looks at …