sdforum: cloud services SIG 2 (cloud wizard)

– meta

— opensource cross-cloud scripting

— written in python

— floats over amazon, mosso, gogrid, etc.

– why python?

— java’s written by committee

— 3000+ packages already written

– design

— cloud object

— authentication

— lists services available

— config files

— service obj

— list to see the types

— device obj

— reboots and deletes

— runs file services

— shell access

– features

— storage: s3, nirvanix

— DB: SDB, Bigtable, etc

— will also run dreamhost pseudo server

– contribute

— bsd license, which won’t go away like a gpl license

– QA

— advantages of python? shell-like

— choices for management tools?

— rightscale, cohesiveft, ylastic, scalar, cavoo, coolparty, elastra

sdforum: cloud services SIG 2 (cloudfoundry)

– meta

— chris richardson

— automated, outsourced, data center management for java apps on amazon ec2

— sdforums does cloud camps?

— wrote “pojos in action”

– why java?

— 22% market

— grails?

— spring, hibernate, terracotta, scala

— java’s community is growing

– cloud

— 18 months experience

— learning curve

— ephemeral storage

— elastic ips

— cloudtools?

— provide amis preconfiged w/ java stack: apache/tomcat/mysql

— cloudfoundry

— a hosted service

— targeted at jvm community

— monitoring ans automated management

— support

— features

— you provide war files + sql scripts

— written in jvm language

— portable

— run your apps on your amazon instance

— you can use your favorite framework

— demo

— define a name

— upload a .war file

— .war file is stored in s3

— example

— grails app

— short-term

— fluctuating load: sat/sun 4 servers, mon-fri 1 server

— a perfect candidate for amazon ec2

— app deployed by the developers

— conclusion

— contribute to cloudtools

— tiers

— db

— terracotta caching

— ap server

— ?

— QA

— what if my app needs to run solo? not yet

— ejb/j2e apps?

—- you shouldn’t be using it.

—- not yet

—- ibm will build AMIs for pop software