Cloud Computing

Analyst Report: OpenStack and the Enterprise adoption

The OpenStack momentum is getting bigger in Germany. The amount of requests by CIOs, who evaluate the open source based cloud management framework as an alternative to commercial solutions, distinctly raised in the last 6 month. This is verified by internal statistics from Crisp Research.

For more and more enterprises the question rises, if OpenStack is becoming an inherent part of their cloud integration strategy and thus needs to be considered during the planning and implementation of hybrid cloud infrastructures.

As part of several current research projects Crisp Research considers the question of whether OpenStack is already enterprise ready and which obstacles needs to be overcome to become a enterprise-grade cloud management platform. In this free analyst report a summary of the development, the components and the current deployment scenarios is given.