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From Chip Childers <chipchild...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [ANNOUNCE] Apache CloudStack 4.3.0 Released
Date Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:57:40 GMT
Instructions for updating are here (including how to do the RPM
updates): http://docs.cloudstack.apache.org/projects/cloudstack-release-notes/en/latest/rnotes.html

The community provided RPM repo URL changes for each feature release.
New repo is here: http://cloudstack.apt-get.eu/rhel/4.3/

On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 9:40 AM, Hollman Enciso R.
<hollman.enciso@gmail.com> wrote:
> will be available in the repositories to update with yum update?
>
>
> On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 9:05 AM, Chip Childers <chipchilders@apache.org>wrote:
>
>> Announcing Apache CloudStack 4.3.0
>>
>> Tue Mar 25 2014 09:47:06 GMT-0400 (EDT)
>>
>> Flexible, scalable, Open Source Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) used
>> by organizations such as Zynga, Datapipe, and ISWest, among others, for
>> creating, managing, and deploying public, private, and hybrid Cloud
>> Computing environments
>>
>> Forest Hill, MD --25 March 2014-- The Apache Software Foundation (ASF),
>> the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 170
>> Open Source projects and initiatives, today announced Apache CloudStack
>> v4.3, the latest feature release of the CloudStack cloud orchestration
>> platform.
>>
>> Apache CloudStack is an integrated Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
>> software platform that allows users to build feature-rich public,
>> private, and hybrid cloud environments. CloudStack includes an intuitive
>> user interface and rich APIs for managing the compute, networking,
>> software, and storage infrastructure resources. CloudStack became an
>> Apache Top-level Project (TLP) in March 2013. "We are proud to announce
>> CloudStack v4.3," said Hugo Trippaers, Vice President of Apache
>> CloudStack. "This release represents over six months of work from the
>> Apache CloudStack community with many new and improved features."
>>
>> Under The Hood
>>
>> CloudStack V4.3 is the next feature release of the 4.x line which first
>> released on November 6, 2012. Some of the noteworthy new and improved
>> features include:
>>
>> - Support for Microsoft Hyper-V - Apache CloudStack can now manage Hyper-V
>>   hypervisors in addition to KVM, XenServer, VMware, LXC, and Bare Metal
>> - Juniper OpenContrail integration - OpenContrail is a software defined
>>   networking controller from Juniper that CloudStack now integrates with
>>   to provide SDN services
>> - SSL Termination support for guest VMs - Apache CloudStack can configure
>>   and manage SSL termination in certain load balancer devices
>> - Palo Alto Firewall integration - Apache CloudStack can now manage and
>>   configure Palo Alto firewalls
>> - Remote access VPN for VPC networks - CloudStack's remote access VPN is
>>   now available for Virtual Private Cloud networks
>> - Site to Site VPN between VRs - CloudStack now allows site-to-site VPN
>>   connectivity to it's virtual routing devices. This permits your cloud
>>   computing environment to appear as a natural extension of your local
>>   network, or for you to easily interconnect multiple environments
>> - VXLAN support expansion to include KVM - CloudStack's support for
>>   integrating VXLAN, the network virtualization technology that attempts
>>   to ameliorate scalability problems with traditional networking
>> - SolidFire plugin extension to support KVM and hypervisor snapshots for
>>   XenServer and ESX - SolidFire provides guaranteed Storage Quality of
>>   Service at the Virtual Machine level
>> - Dynamic Compute offering - CloudStack now has the ability to dynamically
>>   scale the resources assigned to a running virtual machine instance for
>>   those hypervisors which support it
>>
>> Downloads and Documentation
>>
>> The official source code for the v4.3 release, as well as individual
>> contributors' convenience binaries, can be downloaded from the Apache
>> CloudStack downloads page at http://cloudstack.apache.org/downloads.html
>>
>> The CloudStack 4.2 release includes over 110 issues from 4.2.0 and
>> 4.2.1, including fixes for object storage support, documentation, and
>> more. A full list of corrected issues and upgrade instructions are
>> available in the Release Notes
>> http://docs.cloudstack.apache.org/projects/cloudstack-release-notes
>>
>> Official installation, administration, and API documentation for each
>> release is available at http://docs.cloudstack.apache.org/en/latest/
>> Apache CloudStack in Action
>>
>> Join members of the Apache CloudStack community at the CloudStack
>> Collaboration Conference, taking place 9-11 April 2014 immediately
>> following ApacheCon. For more information, visit
>> http://cloudstackcollab.org
>>
>> Availability and Oversight
>>
>> As with all Apache products, Apache CloudStack v4.3 is released under
>> the Apache License v2.0, and is overseen by a self-selected team of
>> active contributors to the project. A Project Management Committee (PMC)
>> guides the Project's day-to-day operations, including community
>> development and product releases. For documentation and ways to become
>> involved with Apache CloudStack, visit http://cloudstack.apache.org/
>>
>> About The Apache Software Foundation (ASF)
>>
>> Established in 1999, the all-volunteer Foundation oversees more than one
>> hundred and seventy leading Open Source projects, including Apache HTTP
>> Server --the world's most popular Web server software. Through the ASF's
>> meritocratic process known as "The Apache Way," more than 400 individual
>> Members and 3,500 Committers successfully collaborate to develop freely
>> available enterprise-grade software, benefiting millions of users
>> worldwide: thousands of software solutions are distributed under the
>> Apache License; and the community actively participates in ASF mailing
>> lists, mentoring initiatives, and ApacheCon, the Foundation's official
>> user conference, trainings, and expo. The ASF is a US 501(c)(3)
>> charitable organization, funded by individual donations and corporate
>> sponsors including Budget Direct, Citrix, Cloudera, Comcast, Facebook,
>> Google, Hortonworks, HP, Huawei, IBM, InMotion Hosting, Matt Mullenweg,
>> Microsoft, Pivotal, Produban, WANdisco, and Yahoo.
>>
>> For more information, visit http://www.apache.org/ or follow @TheASF on
>> Twitter.
>>
>> "Apache", "CloudStack", "Apache CloudStack", and "ApacheCon" are
>> trademarks of The Apache Software Foundation. All other brands and
>> trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
>>
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