RightScale Management Platform Expands ServerTemplate Community
Cloud computing management solutions provider RightScale (www.rightscale.com) has added community support for the publication of his RightScale cloud management platform, allowing thousands of users to publish and share RightScale RightScale ServerTemplates and other components of the tag .
RightScale according to the announcement last week, anyone can now RightScale RightScale ServerTemplates publish and share lists of clouds and applications and components to develop an extensive library of portable, personalized solutions cloud.
Before this release, and only RightScale RightScale Partner Program participants can post ServerTemplates. This ability of the new publishing community allows all users RightScale benefits of a much wider range of solutions pre-configured tag.
“The publication of RightScale community open our platform to the world of smart tag developers. Anyone can now publish to the entire community ServerTemplates RightScale and share the knowledge gained from the efforts and collective experience in the cloud,” said director RightScale Michael Crandell executive in a statement. “Because ServerTemplates are fully readable source code form, it is easy for users to share, learn and adapt to specific requirements. We believe that the publication of the community in RightScale will result in an attractive collection of tag solutions laptops that will accelerate the adoption of cloud computing. ”
Originally released three years ago, RightScale ServerTemplates have grown to include hundreds within the Library RightScale components comprising about 20 categories, from database servers and application, business intelligence, content management and more . ServerTemplates RightScale have been created and a large number of partners, including software vendors and systems integrators.
publishing community RightScale RightScale allows users, system integrators and software vendors to post their favorite applications as ServerTemplates and even publish complex environments, multi-server as macros for rapid deployment of the cloud.
RightScale anticipated that the publication of the community will expand rapidly the number and variety of RightScale ServerTemplates available, creating a more extensive library of applications ready for clouds and components can be quickly customized and deployed across multiple cloud providers .
To encourage participation, RightScale has launched its ServerTemplate Showdown, a contest to celebrate the best ServerTemplates into three categories: utility, innovation, and popularity. The three winners will each receive a iPad at the next Conference in November RightScale user.
The independent software vendors can use to free RightScale preconfigured software stacks that can be rapidly deployed and expanded in production environments. ISV even have the option of licensing solutions.
RightScale platform offers many opportunities for systems integrators, IT professional users, and end. System integrators can release the best working practices to demonstrate their skills and grow their businesses. IT teams of private enterprise can share their ServerTemplates to allow self-service within their organizations. And end users can post public and private components to collaborate and draw on the work of their colleagues.
“It was very easy to publish our ServerTemplate for membase server using the new features RightScale publishing community,” James Phillips, co-founder and president of products vice president of distributed database key / value management provider membase system (www.membase.org), said in a statement. “Through the RightScale, users can install and start membase in the tag database NoSQL a simple, fast and flexible. We have definitely accelerated the adoption of our ServerTemplate server with RightScale membase.”
RightScale has created a new Editorial ServerTemplate Community Forum, where users can go with questions, requests, for discussions related to creating and publishing ServerTemplate.
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