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From David Nalley <da...@gnsa.us>
Subject Re: ACTION Requested - Forrester Research Private Cloud Software Report - Fact Check Confirmation
Date Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:10:02 GMT
I think that would be in 2009 - VMOps started in 2008, but didn't have a
real product for a while, if I remember the history correctly. I wasn't
there though, so could be wrong.


On Tue, Aug 26, 2014 at 5:35 PM, John Kinsella <jlk@stratosec.co> wrote:

>  I wish we could refer to VMOps’ original release date, instead of ACS. I
> believe that’d change it back to 2008, showing further maturity.
>
>  John
>
>  On Aug 26, 2014, at 12:10 PM, Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> wrote:
>
>   Geralyn and team --here you go!
>
>  [From the mobile; please excuse spelling/spacing errors and brevity]
>
> ----- Forwarded message -----
> From: "Caputo, Michael" <mcaputo@forrester.com>
> To: "Sally Khudairi" <sk@apache.org>
> Cc: "press@apache.org" <press@apache.org>
> Subject: ACTION Requested - Forrester Research Private Cloud Software
> Report - Fact Check Confirmation
> Date: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 14:26
>
> Hi Sally,
>
>  Thanks for the note - and yes that's fine, I've pasted the rest of the
> entries below - please bear in mind that this report is a work in progress
> so it is not fully complete. I have some updates for you all on this
> process:
>
>  -We've pushed the deadline out to a week instead of 48 hours. Given that
> its Labor Day weekend, we'd like responses by Wednesday 9/3 if at all
> possible.
>
>  -Please note that this is a follow up report to our "Vendor Landscape:
> Private Cloud Overview" report which will be going live later this week. This
> is not an evaluation piece, but rather a reference point for our enterprise
> customers on your solution listed, along with 20+ other software only
> private cloud solutions. In this report, we break down terminology between
> cloud platforms, cloud management, and full private cloud suites and the
> functionality contained within each.
>
>
>  -Additionally, please be advised that we will NOT be accepting briefings
> as part of this report process. You are welcome to schedule a briefing
> through our briefings team, but this will not delay publication of this
> report. Please provide feedback using this survey (link here
> <https://docs.google.com/a/forrester.com/forms/d/14rNeDu9R5mR6OD_8qxcOHYUm7ZOkDEIR-qB8uSNUh3s/viewform?usp=send_form>).
> We will NOT be accepting feedback via email or phone inquiry.
>
>
>
>  I hope this information is helpful, please reach out to me directly if
> you have any questions at all!
>
>
>  Best,
>
> Mike
>
>
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>    Vendor name Cloud management Cloud platform Software list Version
> release date Original release date Customer # Estimate OpenStack
> CloudStack vCloud Director Perpetual license Annual term license Monthly
> billing Free  Apache*  x Apache CloudStack 4.3 1/1/2014 5/1/2010 N/A    x
> ASG x x ASG CloudFactory v 7.3.1 12/1/2013 2/1/2012 120+  x  x   BMC x x BMC
> Cloud Lifecycle Management v4.0, BMC Cloud Operations Manager v9.01
> 5/1/2014 4/1/2009 200   x   CA x x CA Automation Suite for Clouds v1.6
> 6/1/2011 6/1/2014 200+   x   Cisco x x Cisco Intelligent Automation
> Center, Cisco UCS Director Jan. 2014/ Dec. 2013 Jan. 2011/ 2009 100+   x
> Citrix x x Citrix CloudPlatform, Citrix CloudPortal Business Manager 2.0 June
> 2010/June 2011 March 2014/May 2014 200+  x  x   CliQr x CliQr CloudCenter
> 2014 6/1/2012 40    x  Cloudscaling x x Cloudscaling Open Cloud System 2.6
> 2014 2014 5+ x   x   Connectloud x x Connectloud uCloud v2.0 10/1/2013
> 6/1/2013 >10    x  Dell x Dell Cloud Manager (formerly Enstratius)  100+ x
> x x  Egenera x x Egenera Cloud Suite  6/1/2012 > 100   x   Embotics x x Embotics
> Cloud Management Software 4/1/2014 11/1/2007 70+   x   eNovance x x eNovance
> Private Cloud  10+ x   x   Eucalyptus*  x Eucalyptus  5/1/2008 100+    x
> HP x x HP CloudSystem Enterprise Suite, HP Helion April 2014, May 2014 March
> 2013, May 2014 250+ x   x x  Huawei x x Huawei FusionSphere 8/1/2014
> 8/1/2011 200+ x   x   IBM x x IBM Service Delivery Manager v7.2.4, IBM
> SmartCloud Orchestrator, IBM Cloud Manager with OpenStack December 2012,
> November 2013, May 2014 August 2010, April 2013, May 2014 250+ x   x x
> Microsoft x x Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Microsoft System Center 2012
> SP1 10/1/2013 9/1/2012 126+   x   Mirantis x x Mirantis OpenStack 4.0
> 12/1/2013  100 x   x  NetIQ x x NetIQ Cloud Manager 4/1/2014 9/1/2010 10
> x   OpenStack*  x OpenStack Nova, OpenStack 4/1/2014 10/1/2010 N/A x   x
> Oracle x x Oracle Enterprise Manager 6/1/2014 August 2011 (for 12c,
> Release 1) 50+   x   Piston Cloud x x Piston OpenStack 3.0 2/1/2014
> 1/1/2012 10+ x   x   Rackspace x x Rackspace Private Cloud Apr. 2013? 100+
> x   x  Red Hat x x Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure 1/1/2014 6/1/2013 100+ x
> x  Rightscale x Rightscale Cloud Manager, Rightscale Analytics April
> 2014, November 2013 2008, November 2013 700+    x  Scalr* x Scalr Private
> Cloud Management for Private Clouds 7/1/2014 4/1/2008 20+   x x  SUSE x x SUSE
> Cloud 3 2/1/2014 8/1/2012 40+ x   x   Ubuntu* x x Ubuntu OpenStack
> 4/1/2014 4/1/2011 30+ x   x x  Virtustream x x xStream Cloud Management
> 7/1/2014 3/1/2010 < 20   x   VMware x x VMware vCloud Enterprise Suite
> featuring VMware vCOPS 5.8, VMware vCAC 6.0 September 2013, December 2013 Sept.
> 2012/ Sept. 2012, original release date for vCS 5.5 was Sept. 2013 250+  x
> x
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> Michael Caputo Research Associate *| Infrastructure & Operations
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> On Tue, Aug 26, 2014 at 1:09 PM, Sally Khudairi <sk@apache.org> wrote:
>
>>  Hello again, Mike.
>>
>>  The Apache CloudStack are asking if there is any way they could see the
>> copy of the entire first bullet entitled “Cloud platform”? Would that be
>> possible?
>>
>>  Thanking you in advance,
>>  Sally
>>
>>  = = = = =
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>> skype sallykhudairi
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>>    ------------------------------
>> *From:* Sally Khudairi <sk@apache.org>
>> *To:* "Caputo, Michael" <mcaputo@forrester.com>; "press@apache.org" <
>> press@apache.org>
>> *Sent:* Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 7:49
>> *Subject:* Re: ACTION Requested - Forrester Research Private Cloud
>> Software Report - Fact Check Confirmation
>>
>>  Thanks so much, Mike.
>>
>>  I'll run this by the Apache CloudStack team and will get back to you
>> with any comments.
>>
>>  Cheers & chat soon,
>>  Sally
>>
>> = = = = =
>> vox +1 617 921 8656
>> skype sallykhudairi
>>
>>    ------------------------------
>> *From:* "Caputo, Michael" <mcaputo@forrester.com>
>> *To:* press@apache.org
>> *Sent:* Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 7:33
>> *Subject:* ACTION Requested - Forrester Research Private Cloud Software
>> Report - Fact Check Confirmation
>>
>>   Hi Apache Team,
>>
>>  I'm reaching out to give Apache the opportunity to correct any factual
>> inaccuracies in an upcoming Forrester report titled "Vendor Landscape:
>> Private Cloud Software", written by analysts Lauren E. Nelson and Rich
>> Fichera.
>>
>>  Apache has been included in this report in the following places, please
>> review this information and confirm its accuracy, including the table row
>> with release date information, etc:
>>
>>  ■  *Cloud platform. *This is the foundational layer that abstracts
>> existing physical and virtual resources and presents them as an IaaS cloud
>> environment. Core cloud platform capabilities include: self-service request
>> workflow, resource management, automated provisioning (through element
>> automation tools), and basic resource usage reporting. Common private cloud
>> platforms include OpenStack, vCloud Director, and Apache CloudStack. For
>> enterprises looking for basic IaaS services, a cloud platform can function
>> as a standalone private cloud. However, most enterprises look for
>> additional services that are typically found in…
>> ■  *Standalone cloud management. *Cloud management tools aren’t for
>> cloud building but rather for management and optimization of virtual
>> resources across various deployment types. Cloud management, sold
>> separately from cloud platforms include: Dell Cloud Manager (formerly
>> Enstratius), RightScale, and Scalr. Unlike cloud platforms, cloud
>> management tools cannot exist as a standalone cloud environment. These
>> tools must connect into public and private cloud platforms. Enterprises can
>> use these tools as its primarily private cloud management portal while also
>> leveraging its advanced hybrid capabilities. Core cloud management
>> capabilities include: process automation and orchestration, cost
>> comparisons between cloud platforms supported, template designers, and
>> cloud governance.
>>    Vendor name Cloud management Cloud platform Software list Version
>> release date Original release date Customer # Estimate OpenStack
>> CloudStack vCloud Director Perpetual license Annual term license Monthly
>> billing Free  Apache*  x Apache CloudStack 4.3 1/1/2014 5/1/2010 N/A    x
>>
>>  Please respond within 48 hours - and if you have any questions, don't
>> hesitate to contact me directly. Thanks again for taking the time to review
>> and reply.
>>
>>  Best,
>> Mike
>>
>>
>>
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