Once again I had the chance to join ApacheCon Europe, this time to the new “Core” conference. Once again I was presenting on Apache Brooklyn - this time, with two talks!
Amazon EC2’s images for Windows servers can be made accessible with passwordless SSH login, just like Linux, without requiring custom images.
Could you build a cloud using Raspberry Pis? Let’s think this through…
Windows instances on Amazon EC2 are given a random password. This post will show how to use Java to retrieve this password.
XebiaLab’s [OverThere project recently appeared on GitHub]. I’ve recently been doing some work on jclouds, where it was noted that OverThere could address a gap in jclouds - controlling Windows Server virtual machines. So I decided to dust off my braincells concerned with Windows Server and take a look at OverThere.
How do you run [Cloud Foundry] if you don’t have a spare cloud lying around? Use [Amazon EC2].