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Open Compute Project Foundation Announces Board Chair Changes

Thursday, December 14, 2017 · Posted by at 13:42 PM

The Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) announces today the election of Mark Roenigk (Infrastructure Hardware Lead title at Facebook) to serve as the Chair of the Board of Directors. Mark replaces Jason Taylor (Vice President of Infrastructure Foundation at Facebook), who has served for the past two years. During his tenure as Chief Operating Officer of Rackspace, Mark was one of the founding board members of OCP.   Mark Roenigk is one of the founding board members of OCP during his tenure as Chief Operating Officer of Rackspace.

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The Open Compute Project Foundation is pleased to announce two keynote sessions that will kick-off the 2018 OCP Summit.

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Sponsorships are Going Fast for 2018 OCP U.S. Summit!

Friday, December 08, 2017 · Posted by at 16:21 PM

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One year ago, Microsoft announced Project Olympus, Microsoft’s next generation cloud hardware design which will power the Azure hyper-scale cloud, one of the world’s largest cloud infrastructure running in over 100 datacenters worldwide. Since joining OCP in 2014, Microsoft has shared the same server and datacenter designs that they deploy around the world and the OCP community has been able to take advantage of Microsoft’s innovations to improve performance, efficiency, power consumption and cost. Today, the first wave of Project Olympus specifications and design details are now available on the OCP Marketplace. Project Olympus products will soon be available and listed on the marketplace. 

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Registration Now Open for OCP 2018 U.S. Summit

Monday, November 06, 2017 · Posted by at 21:11 PM

Registration for the OCP 2018 U.S. Summit is now open! The Summit will be held on March 20 & 21 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California. OCP Summit attendees, including engineers to C-level executives, come from around the globe and represent the technology, telecom, enterprise, finance, government, and consulting sectors.

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OCP Releases Agenda for Telco Engineering Workshop at TIP Summit

Thursday, November 02, 2017 · Posted by at 21:14 PM

November 8 – 9, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA

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OCP 2018 U.S. Summit – Call for Participation

Thursday, November 02, 2017 · Posted by at 17:28 PM

The OCP 2018 U.S. Summit will be held on March 20 & 21 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California. Registration will open on Monday, November 6. OCP Summit attendees, including engineers to C-level executives, come from around the globe and represent the technology, telecom, enterprise, finance, government, and consulting sectors.

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November is full of OCP Events!

Friday, October 27, 2017 · Posted by at 18:50 PM

There are a lot of fantastic opportunities for the OCP Community to collaborate and contribute to help drive the open hardware ecosystem in, near and around the data center and beyond over the coming weeks. Check out these events, and take advantage of the opportunities to participate. 

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 YOU can help lead the OCP Community!

The OCP Community is an ever evolving, innovating and thriving community. However, we now have special circumstances requiring a special election. In this case, our HPC Community requires your help. Both our project leads have left their current companies and moved on to do amazing things at their new companies. Given their new ventures are taking them in a different direction, they have opted to step down from their leadership roles. This group is now in need of a new Project Lead(s).

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OCP Engineering Workshops @ DCD Colo & Cloud - Videos are live!

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 · Posted by at 9:41 AM

The Open Compute Project held a series of engineering workshops on September 25th, 2017 co-located with the DCD Colo & Cloud event in Dallas TX.

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