[CentOS-devel] Cloud Instance SIG and Vendor ecosystems

Wed Jan 22 23:39:42 UTC 2014
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 4:07 PM, Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org> wrote:
> hi,
> I'd like to ask everyone for comments on and around working with vendor
> Ecosystems. We already have relationships in place ( some as old as 4 -
> 5 years ) where we have worked with vendors to get CentOS images into
> their service plans; but going forward we should consider what the
> overall goal here is going to be.
> Some vendors are easier than others to work with, but is this something
> we should persue as a part of the CentOS Instance SIG ? I am quite keen
> to build on the existing relationships with people like AWS, GCE,
> HPCloud, BrightBox etc and even expand the scope of the vendor
> involvement in the SIG, but where is everyone else's thought process on
> this ?

What's different about each of these in terms of your involvement and
the images themselves?   I'd think there would be some value in trying
to standardize things as much as possible.

   Les Mikesell
      lesmikesell at gmail.com