Here's what the community is blogging about lately.

OVS-DPDK Parameters: Dealing with multi-NUMA by Kevin Traynor

In Network Function Virtualization, there is a need to scale functions (VNFs) and infrastructure (NFVi) across multiple NUMA nodes in order to maximize resource usage.

Read more at https://developers.redhat.com/blog/2017/06/28/ovs-dpdk-parameters-dealing-with-multi-numa/

OpenStack Down Under – OpenStack Days Australia 2017 by August Simonelli, Technical Marketing Manager, Cloud

As OpenStack continues to grow and thrive around the world the OpenStack Foundation continues to bring OpenStack events to all corners of the globe. From community run meetups to more high-profile events like the larger Summits there is probably an OpenStack event going on somewhere near you.

Read more at http://redhatstackblog.redhat.com/2017/06/26/openstack-down-under-openstack-days-australia-2017/

OpenStack versions - Upstream/Downstream by Carlos Camacho

I’m adding this note as I’m prone to forget how upstream and downstream versions are matching.

Read more at http://anstack.github.io/blog/2017/06/27/openstack-versions-upstream-downstream.html

Tom Barron - OpenStack Manila - OpenStack PTG by Rich Bowen

Tom Barron talks about the work on Manila in the Ocata release, at the OpenStack PTG in Atlanta.

Read more at http://rdoproject.org/blog/2017/07/tom-barron-openstack-manila-openstack-ptg/

Victoria Martinez de la Cruz: OpenStack Manila by Rich Bowen

Victoria Martinez de la Cruz talks Manila, Outreachy, at the OpenStack PTG in Atlanta

Read more at http://rdoproject.org/blog/2017/06/victoria-martinez-de-la-cruz-openstack-manila/

Ihar Hrachyshka - What's new in OpenStack Neutron for Ocata by Rich Bowen

Ihar Hrachyshka talks about his work on Neutron in Ocata, and what's coming in Pike.

Read more at http://rdoproject.org/blog/2017/06/ihar-hrachyshka-whats-new-in-openstack-neutron-for-ocata/

Introducing Software Factory - part 1 by Software Factory Team

Introducing Software Factory Software Factory is an open source, software development forge with an emphasis on collaboration and ensuring code quality through Continuous Integration (CI). It is inspired by OpenStack's development workflow that has proven to be reliable for fast-changing, interdependent projects driven by large communities.

Read more at http://rdoproject.org/blog/2017/06/introducing-Software-Factory-part-1/

Back to Boston! A recap of the 2017 OpenStack Summit by August Simonelli, Technical Marketing Manager, Cloud

This year the OpenStack ® Summit returned to Boston, Massachusetts. The Summit was held the week after the annual Red Hat ® Summit, which was also held in Boston. The combination of the two events, back to back, made for an intense, exciting and extremely busy few weeks.

Read more at http://redhatstackblog.redhat.com/2017/06/19/back-to-boston-a-recap-of-the-2017-openstack-summit/