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From Geralyn Miller <geralyn.mil...@citrix.com>
Subject RE: CloudStack MS on Windows - thoughts?
Date Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:12:16 GMT
John--So, what do you mean by an "Azure cloud powered by ACS"?
Are you referring to the IaaS capability of Azure, so basically bringing up ACS in a Linux
VM running in Azure?

-----Original Message-----
From: Musayev, Ilya [mailto:imusayev@webmd.net] 
Sent: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 8:33 AM
To: John Kinsella; <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>
Subject: RE: CloudStack MS on Windows - thoughts?

Azure PR - would be way to fun, the only caveat, I had a friend who worked for Azure and hence
I'm strong believer if you mix Azure and ACS, its actually going to do more harm than good.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Kinsella [mailto:jlk@stratosec.co]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 11:11 AM
> To: <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>; Musayev, Ilya
> Subject: Re: CloudStack MS on Windows - thoughts?
> 
> Seems easy enough to me (at first glance) altho SystemCenter already 
> supports Xenserver (supposedly - can't say I've run it)
> 
> Another fun PR stunt would be an Azure cloud powered by ACS. It's on 
> my radar, but probably won't try until some time in Q1.
> 
> John
> 
> On Nov 19, 2013, at 5:06 AM, "Musayev, Ilya" <imusayev@webmd.net>
>  wrote:
> 
> > As insane as it sounds,  we have a definite advantage over other 
> > projects
> since we are running cross platform java.
> >
> > Why not offer a Windows build as convinience? We are going to take
> Windows market share that is afraid of Linux command line (that's 
> still a very significant population outside of bay area). I know for 
> certain OS or Euca do not run on Windows.
> >
> > This maybe our advantage we can use as marketing and get many more
> people on board.
> >
> > Any thoughts on marketing?  I will be asking this on dev.
> >
> > Source: Friend of mine who does ACS development had it running in
> Windows environment.
> >
> >
> > - All mistakes in this message are not mine but Android's.
> 



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