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Oracle announces new Oracle Linux VM template for MySQL

Oracle announces new Oracle VM template for MySQL Enterprise Edition
  • The new Oracle VM Template for MySQL helps eliminate manual configuration efforts and risks by providing a pre-installed, pre-configured and certified software stack that includes Oracle VM Server for x86, Oracle Linux with the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel and MySQL Enterprise Edition.
  • By pre-integrating the world’s most popular open source database with Oracle Linux and Oracle Virtualization technologies, enterprise users and ISVs can quickly and easily deploy and manage a virtualized MySQL database server for Web and cloud-based applications.

rpath openstack

the root password for a centos vmware rpath openstack software appliance is either “”, “password” or what you specified if you installed it from the iso !

rpath openstack iso

the rpath openstack iso and vmware software appliance features

cloud grid build technologies

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rpath openstack iso and vm downloads

rpath have created a new open source openstack cloud appliance to help simplify OpenStack deployment and upgrade for organizations building their own private clouds

complimentary downloads of rPath’s OpenStack Compute test cloud are available in both ISO and VMware OVF format from

rPath X6

rPath X6 automatically constructs images that are ready to run in any physical, virtual or cloud environment (see list of supported targets). This accelerates provisioning and allows workloads to be easily retargeted between physical, virtual and cloud environments.

rPath X6 Physical Targets
  • x86 and x86_64 Physical Hardware
rPath X6 Virtual Targets
  • VMware ESX/ESXi, vSphere, vCloud
  • Citrix XenServer
  • Microsoft Hyper-V
  • KVM
  • Virtual Iron
  • Cloud Targets
  • Amazon EC2
  • Eucalyptus
  • OpenStack
  • Rackspace
  • GoGrid
  • BlueLock
  • Globus

Cloudera Apache Hadoop

Cloudera’s Distribution for Apache Hadoop (CDH) sets a new standard for Hadoop-based data management platforms. It is the most comprehensive platform available today and significantly accelerates deployment of Apache Hadoop in your organization

VMware Ready VMs

VMware Ready Virtual Machine (or Virtual Appliance) begin with qualifying a VMware Ready product. Members of VMware’s Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program can download the VMware Ready Program Guide and begin testing their product for this qualification.

There are a few dozen VMware Ready VMs at http://www.vmware.com/appliances/directory/cat/521

Six Apart Movable Type JumpBox VM


Six Apart and JumpBox have been working together to vastly simplify the deployment of Movable Type Pro. This new product called “Virtual Movable Type by JumpBox” is a JumpBox virtual appliance that bundles all the components required to run Movable Type together in a single module that deploys in minutes.