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Two Big Steps Towards OpenStack Interoperability

Date published: 
19 May 2015

wo big steps towards OpenStack interoperability were made at The OpenStack Summit in Vancouver this week. The first is introduction of vendor certification, built on work by the DefCore committee in defining the core of OpenStack. The second is OpenStack Identity Federation is now supported by over 30 cloud vendors. ID Federation provides an identity management framework across OpenStack clouds, and leads to easier multi- and hybrid cloud scenarios.