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The project XIFI will be presented at the OpenStack Day

Wed, 28/05/2014

Alessandro Martellone, a researcher of the Smarti area in CREATE-NET, will participate in the OpenStack Day, the first Italian conference to be held in Milan on May 30th. The event is entirely dedicated to OpenStack, the most important open cloud system that currently exists.


The event, focused on trends, new products, services and case studies related to OpenStack , adresses developers and users, systems engineers and DevOps, managers and technicians, and will offer the chance to familiarize with the open source cloud computing by listening to the views of industry experts.
Within a technical workshop , Martellone will present the European project XiFI of which  CREATE- NET is co-ordinator and , in particular, will explain what are the features that characterize XIFi and how it fits into the program promoted by the European Commission FI -PPP (http :/ / www.fi-ppp.eu/ ), which aims to create and put into production a technology platform for the development of applications for the Future Internet.
Martellone will then continue showing the architecture of the federated infrastructure of the project with some details about the solutions adopted.
Finally, the ITBox tool,  which is being developed by the Smati area team and has the aim of supporting the administrators of the infrastructure in the installation and configuration of a node within the federation, will be presented briefly.
The event will be a unique opportunity in Italy to meet with key players in the cloud industry and in particular OpenStack.
There will be only six OpenStack Day around the world : the first was held in Mexico City on April 29th , the next will be in Budapest, Paris , Tel Aviv and London.
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