OpenStack Ceilometer Icehouse-2 milestone released

Yesterday, the second milestone of the Icehouse development branch of Ceilometer has been released and is now available for testing and download. This means the first half of the OpenStack Icehouse development has passed!

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24 Jan 2014 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

Databases integration testing strategies with Python

The Ceilometer project supports various database backend that can be used as storage. Among them are MongoDB, SQLite MySQL, PostgreSQL, HBase, DB2… All Ceilometer's code is unit tested, but when dealing with external storage services, one cannot be sure that the code is really working. You could be inserting data with an incorrect SQL statement, or in the wrong table. Only having the real database storage running and being used can tell you that.

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06 Jan 2014 | Tags: python ceilometer openstack

OpenStack Design Summit Icehouse, from a Ceilometer point of view

Last week was the OpenStack Design Summit Icehouse in Hong-Kong where we, OpenStack developers, discussed and designed the new OpenStack release (Icehouse) that is coming up.

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13 Nov 2013 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

OpenStack Ceilometer Havana-3 milestone released

Last week, the third and last milestone of the Havana development branch of Ceilometer has been released and is now available for testing and download. This means the end of the OpenStack Havana development time is coming, and that the features are now frozen.

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10 Sep 2013 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

OpenStack Ceilometer Havana-2 milestone released

Last week, the second milestone of the Havana development branch of Ceilometer has been released and is now available for testing and download. This means the first half of the OpenStack Havana development has passed!

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27 Jul 2013 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

OpenStack Ceilometer Havana-1 milestone released

Yesterday, the first milestone of the Havana development branch of Ceilometer has been released and is now available for testing and download. This means the first quarter of the OpenStack Havana development has passed!

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31 May 2013 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

OpenStack Design Summit Havana, from a Ceilometer point of view

Last week was the OpenStack Design Summit in Portland, OR where we, developers, discussed and designed the new OpenStack release (Havana) coming up.

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25 Apr 2013 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

OpenStack Ceilometer and Heat projects graduated

The OpenStack Technical Committee have voted these last weeks about graduation of Heat and Ceilometer, to change their status from incubation to integrated.

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27 Feb 2013 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

Ceilometer bug squash day #1

In order to start the year in a good mood, what's the best than squashing some bugs on OpenStack?

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24 Dec 2012 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

OpenStack France meetup #2

I was at the OpenStack France meetup 2 yesterday evening.

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06 Nov 2012 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

Inside Synaps, a CloudWatch-like implementation for OpenStack

A few days ago, Samsung released the source code of Synaps, an implementation of the Amazon Web Service CloudWatch API for OpenStack.

Being a developer on the Ceilometer project, I've been curious to look on this project and how it could overlap with Ceilometer or other projects like Heat.

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22 Oct 2012 | Tags: openstack ceilometer heat synaps

Ceilometer 0.1 released

After 6 months of development, we are proud to release the first release of Ceilometer, the OpenStack Metering project. Ceilometer. This is a first and amazing milestone for us: we follow all other projects by releasing a version for Folsom!

Using Ceilometer, you should now be able to meter your OpenStack cloud and retrieve its usage to build statistics or bill your customer!

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12 Oct 2012 | Tags: openstack ceilometer

Ceilometer, the OpenStack metering project

For the last months, I've been working on a metering project for OpenStack, so it's time to talk a bit about it.

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27 Jul 2012 | Tags: openstack ceilometer