This week’s highlight: “Sputnik 2 is here: Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition goes 1080p and lands in Europe” by Barton George. Enjoy!

Hadoop

Datameer: “2 Initial Validations To Our 2013 Prediction” by Stefan Groschupf
http://www.datameer.com/blog/perspectives/2-initial-validations-to-our-2013-prediction.html

Pentaho: “Pentaho Survey Finds Technology, Data Complexity Hinder Big Data Adoption”
http://www.pentaho.com/press-room/releases/114/pentaho-survey-finds-technology-data-complexity-hinder-big-data-adoption/

OpenStack

enStratus: “Cloud Computing Webinar Series”
http://www.enstratus.com/page/1/2013-webinar-series.jsp

Food Fight Show: “Chef 11”
http://foodfightshow.org/2013/02/chef-11.html

Food Fight Show: “Food Fight Show 39 - USE - Thinking Methodically about Performance”
http://foodfight.libsyn.com/food-fight-show-39-use-thinking-methodically-about-performance

OpenStack Foundation: “How To Contribute”
https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/How_To_Contribute

OpenStack Foundation: “2nd Swiss OpenStack User Group” by Tim Bell
http://www.openstack.org/blog/2013/02/2nd-swiss-openstack-user-group/

OpenStack Foundation: “Bring on the Crazy: Zero to Book in Five Days” by Anne Gentle
http://www.openstack.org/blog/2013/02/bring-on-the-crazy-zero-to-book-in-five-days/

OpenStack Foundation: “TryStack.cn Community 2nd Meetup – 19th February 2013” by Yujie Du
http://www.openstack.org/blog/2013/02/trystack-2nd-meetup-2013/

Opscode: “Getaroom Makes Booking Hotels Cheap and Easy with Opscode” by Lucas Welch
http://www.opscode.com/blog/2013/02/20/getaroom-makes-booking-hotels-cheap-and-easy-with-opscode/

Opscode: “AWS OpsWorks Uses Opscode Chef as Default Automation Engine” by Lucas Welch
http://www.opscode.com/blog/2013/02/20/aws-opsworks-uses-opscode-chef-as-default-automation-engine/

Opscode: “The Making of Erchef, the Chef 11 Server” By Seth Falcon
http://www.opscode.com/blog/2013/02/15/the-making-of-erchef-the-chef-11-server/

Opscode: “Chef Server 11.0.6 and 10.24.0 Released“ By Bryan McLellan
http://www.opscode.com/blog/2013/02/15/chef-server-11-0-6-and-10-24-0-released/

Rackspace DevOps Blog: “Come See Us at SCALE 11x”
http://devops.rackspace.com/come-see-us-at-scale-11x.html#.USdsnqXqlNs

Rackspace DevOps Blog: “Apache Hadoop on Rackspace Private Cloud”
http://devops.rackspace.com/apache-hadoop-on-rackspace-private-cloud.html#.USRveaXqlv4

Rackspace: “Rackspace IT: Drive To The Open Cloud” by Steve Mills
http://www.rackspace.com/blog/rackspace-it-drive-to-the-open-cloud/

Rackspace DevOps Blog: “Python Magic and Remote APIs”
http://devops.rackspace.com/python-magic-and-remote-apis.html#.USRvdKXqlv4

Rackspace DevOps Blog: “Cooking With Chef, Part 1”
http://devops.rackspace.com/cooking-with-chef.html#.USH2F6Xqlv4

Rackspace DevOps Blog: “Cooking With Chef, Part 2”
http://devops.rackspace.com/cooking-with-chef2.html#.USH2HaXqlv4

Rackspace DevOps Blog: “Cooking With Chef, Part 3”
http://devops.rackspace.com/cooking-with-chef-part-3.html#.USH2IqXqlv4

Dell

“Crowbar 2 Planning 2013-02-14” by Rob Hirschfeld - Personal Youtube Channel
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkM3_q-e6Rw&feature=youtube_gdata

“Sputnik 2 is here: Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition goes 1080p and lands in Europe” by Barton George - Personal Blog
http://bartongeorge.net/2013/02/18/spuntik-2-is-here-xps-13-developer-edition-goes-1080p-and-launches-in-emea/

“XPS 13 Developer Edition: Specsheet and a short overview” by Barton George - Personal Blog
http://bartongeorge.net/2013/02/20/xps-13-developer-edition-specsheet-and-a-short-overview/

“OpenStack Havana Summit – Are You Ready?” by Kamesh Pemmaraju - Personal Blog
http://www.cloudel.com/openstack-havana-summit-are-you-ready

Contributors

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Contact

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Email: rafael_knuth@dellteam.com