What did our lead Linux Kubernetes container engineer think of 2022?

Now that 2022 is over, we at Fairbanks and 42on like to reminisce a little on the past year. To do this from multiple perspectives we have interviewed some of our colleagues for you.  In the last two blogs you can read about the 2022 experiences of Eric Kessels (Fairbanks) and Wout van Heeswijk (42on). […]

An Edge Cloud case study

Since 2019, Fairbanks has a broad and deep experience with Edge Computing, whether it is based on virtual machines, containers or a combination of the two. Recently, we helped one of our clients with a setup of an Edge Computing architecture and with the implementation of the infrastructure. The case was a little different than […]

What our CTO thinks of 2022

We love open source and 2022 was a beautiful year, filled with technical awesomeness and challenges. We are always looking forward, but this time, at the end of the year, let’s look back for a minute.  To look back, we decided to interview some of our lead engineers and colleagues to see what they found […]

Our interview with Dawid Deja

OVHcloud is a cloud provider offering Dedicated Servers, VMware based Hosted Private Cloud, and OpenStack-based Public Cloud to over 1.4 million customers worldwide. OVHcloud has been an innovator in data center design and management for nearly two decades. At the OpenInfra summit of 2022 in Berlin, we have interviewed Dawid Deja. He is the Team […]

Interview with Stig Telfer, the CTO of StackHPC

StackHPC develops OpenStack capabilities for research computing use cases. Through extensive experience, they understand HPC and cloud. StackHPC focuses on the needs and the shortcomings of each paradigm. They work with clients to develop solutions that address the gaps in cloud for research computing use cases. In addition, StackHPC works actively with the OpenStack community […]

Webinar: How universities thrive on open source

Why a webinar? Together with the University of Luxembourg and the Tilburg University, we organized a webinar last week. You might wonder, why organize a webinar particularly with universities? Well, as you probably know open source is huge and extensive and, specific knowledge really helps getting the most out of open source quicker. Therefore, sharing […]

What about Red Hat Director?

What is it? The Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform director is a toolset that was produced by Red Hat. It is made for installing and managing a complete OpenStack environment. Red Hat Director is primarily based on the OpenStack project TripleO. TripleO is an abbreviation for “OpenStack-On-OpenStack”. This project takes advantage of OpenStack components […]

Our interview with Jonathan Race

Recently we visited the annual OpenInfra summit in Berlin. We held interviews with some interesting people. We posted a blog about our interview with Mark Collier, the COO and co-founder of the OpenInfra Foundation a few weeks ago, you can find it here: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:ugcPost:6960602898200199168?updateEntityUrn=urn%3Ali%3Afs_updateV2%3A%28urn%3Ali%3AugcPost%3A6960602898200199168%2CFEED_DETAIL%2CEMPTY%2CDEFAULT%2Cfalse%29 This time we have a blog for you about our interview […]

MAAS in a nutshell

About Ubuntu MAAS An OpenStack infrastructure is built up by several components. A couple of weeks ago I described some of the components often used to setup a basic cloud infrastructure. You can find this article here. In the article I described Ironic; a solution to provision bare metal. After I placed the article, an […]