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The Cloud Foundry Way: Open Source, Pair Programming and Well Defined Processes

By May 5, 2016

This is a series of posts about Cloud Foundry–both the community and the project–and how these teams work. Please comment and ask questions so we can answer them in future posts! Cloud Foundry is a unique open source software project. Actually, it’s a collection of projects that all together make a product that helps organizations … Continue reading “The Cloud Foundry Way: Open Source, Pair Programming and Well Defined Processes”

Growing CF Foundation – Swapping over the Atlantic

By July 1, 2014

In the last few weeks, we saw a fast adaption and commitment from the Cloud Foundry Open Source Foundation members and just during the Cloud Foundry Platform conference two weeks ago; Swisscom joined the group as the 34th member of the Foundation (Checkout the panel discussion with Piston, Pivotal and Swisscom on stage). Snapshot from the … Continue reading “Growing CF Foundation – Swapping over the Atlantic”

Georgia Tech Hack for Good on Cloud Foundry

By November 14, 2013

This last weekend I had the tremendous pleasure of spending it with the incredibly bright, creative and inventive students of Georgia Tech. The occasion was a “hack for good,” an intense 24 hour code-cutting marathon where the participants were challenged to use their talents to conceive, design, build and demonstrate applications that would be used … Continue reading “Georgia Tech Hack for Good on Cloud Foundry”

Combining Voice with Velocity thru the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board

By September 8, 2013

Cloud Foundry is taking a unique approach to community that combines inclusiveness and scale with high velocity development. In this post Christopher Ferris, IBM Distinguished Engineer, shares some thoughts on how to bring this approach to life and invites the community to co-invent the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board. A guest post by Christopher Ferris, … Continue reading “Combining Voice with Velocity thru the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board”

A Taste of Platform: 5 Sessions from a Thriving Community

By September 4, 2013

Starting Sunday, September 8th, Platform: the Cloud Foundry Conference welcomes a worldwide group of over 400 dedicated developers and operators to Santa Clara for the first conference around the open source Platform as a Service (PaaS). The conference features leaders, contributors, and users who will cover tech topics, provide roadmaps, and share case studies in … Continue reading “A Taste of Platform: 5 Sessions from a Thriving Community”

Using OpenStack to Take Cloud Foundry into High Gear

By August 23, 2013

In this guest post, Piston Cloud CTO and co-founder Josh McKenty shares why Piston’s OpenStack community infrastructure is a catalyst for growing and expanding the Cloud Foundry community. By now, most of you have noticed Piston’s growing involvement with Cloud Foundry, and our maturing partnership with Pivotal. It started with our collaboration to support running … Continue reading “Using OpenStack to Take Cloud Foundry into High Gear”

Facilitating Open Community: an Interview with Andrew Clay Shafer

By August 1, 2013

While planning the first Platform conference, I asked Andrew Shafer for advice and to facilitate an unconference. I first met him at OSCON 2010 and have enjoyed Andrew’s thought provoking perspective ever since. I sat down with Andrew to learn more about his experience with conferences, communities, open source, business and his plans for the … Continue reading “Facilitating Open Community: an Interview with Andrew Clay Shafer”