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From Steve Wilson <steve.wil...@citrix.com>
Subject Re: CloudStack MS on Windows - thoughts?
Date Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:02:51 GMT
I think the general idea of having CloudStock "Windowsified" is great.
Anyone have any experience building Windows installers who'd want to help
with this?  I think Citrix is willing to put some effort into it.

On 11/21/13 1:43 AM, "John Kinsella" <jlk@stratosec.co> wrote:

>
>On Nov 20, 2013, at 4:26 PM, "Musayev, Ilya"
><imusayev@webmd.net<mailto:imusayev@webmd.net>>
> wrote:
>
>Geralyn has a good point. I don't think you can mix Azure PaaS and ACS
>IaaS. To best of my knowledge,  Microsofts PaaS solution is not something
>you can implement in-house. Its a hosted service by MS.
>
>From what I've read earlier this week, this is incorrect and is what has
>caught my interest. MS now has a "Windows Azure Pack" which allows
>enterprises or service providers to provide Azure services in their own
>environments[1].
>
>I haven't dug in much past the glossies, but the question to be seen is
>can we run parts of that on top of an ACS cloud. My guess is yes.
>
>Anyways, I'll leave the tech convo off the marketing list and bring up on
>dev at the appropriate time. Was just saying it looks like there's a
>possibility here, and if so it'd be a fun PR stunt.
>
>If we can team up with openshift and cloudify guys and do a joint cross
>marketing venture it will help as well. Maybe plugins into each on
>application level or just set of videos on how to run ACS and PaaS.
>
>I poked a bit at the openshift dude when he was at CloudStack collab in
>Santa Clara, asking what RH's plans were to work closer with ACS. The
>response was more or less "if you write something so we integrate
>tighter, we'd love to see it."[2]
>
>John
>1: 
>http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/products/windows-azure-pack/
>2: And make money off it.


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