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From Chip Childers <chipchild...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Liaison with ETSI NFV ISG
Date Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:15:14 GMT
Looks good to me.  I'd suggest that Daan send it, since he's a PMC
member.  Tuna - we can find a way to get you engaged as well!

-chip

On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 06:21:54AM +0000, Chiradeep Vittal wrote:
> OK, here's the draft of the Liaison request (template borrowed from
> OpenDaylight)
> 
> --------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> 
> To:
> ETSI Industry Study Group (ISG) on Network Functions Virtualization
> Prodip Sen, Chairman NFV ISG prodip.sen@verizon.com
> Andrew Malis, NFV Liaison Officer <andrew.g.malis@verizon.com>
> 
> I am a member of the Apache CloudStack Project Management Committee (PMC)
> and have been asked to serve as liaison from the Apache CloudStack
> community to the ETSI Industry Standard Group on Network Functions
> Virtualization.
> 
> Apache CloudStack is open source software designed to deploy and manage
> large networks of virtual machines, as a highly available, highly scalable
> Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud computing platform.  The platform
> has pioneered the use of VNF to provide network services to IAAS tenants.
> We are excited to see that NFV is going to realize its potential and look
> forward to collaborating to realize this promise expeditiously.
> 
> The community would like to suggest these areas of collaboration:
> 
> 1)  ETSI NFV ISG Documents: It would be very helpful to receive pointers
> to the various documents being produced by the ETSI NFV ISG, even before
> their formal publication, so that your needs can be incorporated into the
> Apache CloudStack development effort.
> 
> 2)  Sharing ideas and experience: We have many shared goals and a large
> community of experienced cloud implementors. We have several opportunities
> where someone from ETSI NFV ISG could present to the Apache CloudStack
> community, including meetups and online fora , and our CloudStack
> Collaboration Summit. We would also be quite pleased to present on Apache
> CloudStack to ETSI NFV ISG in any forum you find appropriate. If
> appropriate we can participate in working groups such as the MANO WG.
> 
> 3)  Open Source:  We would love to get members of the  ETSI NFV ISG
> participate in our community, especially in design ideas, code
> contributions and the like. We hope that we can assist in producing
> reference implementations and help iterate faster on crucial issues such
> as interoperability.
> 
> Of course we welcome other ideas for collaboration with the NFV ISG.
> 
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> -----
> 
> 
> 
> On 11/11/13 1:02 AM, "Sebastien Goasguen" <runseb@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> >How about Chiradeep makes the contact and proposal for CloudStack to
> >join/be represented ?
> >
> >Then we can decide who is the representative. Daan could do it and Nguyen
> >could be the substitute ?
> >
> >
> >On Nov 9, 2013, at 8:38 AM, Daan Hoogland <daan.hoogland@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I don't mind being involved if needed.
> >> 
> >> On Fri, Nov 8, 2013 at 6:07 PM, Chip Childers <chipchilders@apache.org>
> >>wrote:
> >>> On Fri, Nov 08, 2013 at 08:58:17AM +0700, Nguyen Anh Tu wrote:
> >>>> 2013/11/7 Chiradeep Vittal <Chiradeep.Vittal@citrix.com>
> >>>> 
> >>>>> While I appreciate the confidence, there are weekly calls to attend.
> >>>>> The particularly interesting one (MANO WG) happens on Wednesdays
at
> >>>>>6am
> >>>>> PST.
> >>>>> I've tried but there's very little chance that I can attend these
> >>>>> meetings.
> >>>>> Anybody in a more agreeable timezone?
> >>>>> 
> >>>> 
> >>>> Not sure if I have permitted to join, I'm in agreeable timezone (9pm
> >>>>at
> >>>> local time). It's great and I'm willing to join to liaison team.
> >>> 
> >>> I'd say you are...  you're a committer on the project.  Perhaps you and
> >>> Chiradeep can discuss how to get involved?
> >
> 

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