OCP Incubation Committee Nominees Announced

Monday, July 24, 2017 · Posted by at 11:43 AM

The Nomination Period for the 2017 Incubation Committee (IC) has ended. Below are the nominees, listed alphabetically by Project and their last name. If only one candidate is listed, that candidate will run unopposed.

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The Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) is pleased to announce the hire of Archna Haylock, as Community Director.

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OCP Incubation Committee Elections - Nomination Period Extended!

Wednesday, July 05, 2017 · Posted by at 12:13 PM

The Open Compute Project Foundation is extending the Nomination Period for the 2017 Incubation Committee Elections.

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The Open Compute Project (OCP) Foundation is pleased to announce the call for nominations to serve on the OCP Incubation Committee (IC). There are nine seats available for the OCP Incubation Committee. These nine seats correspond with the nine OCP Projects:

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Alibaba Group Joins Open Compute Project as Platinum Member

Wednesday, June 07, 2017 · Posted by at 6:59 AM

World’s largest online and mobile commerce company supports open standards being adopted throughout the world

The Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) announced today that Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA), the world’s largest online and mobile commerce company, has joined as a Platinum member. OCP was initiated by Facebook in 2011 with a mission to apply the benefits of open source to hardware and rapidly increase the pace of innovation in, near and around the data center and beyond. Since then, OCP has been consistently innovating around open source contributions for networking, servers, storage and Open Rack. 

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Upcoming OCP Incubation Committee Elections

Tuesday, June 06, 2017 · Posted by at 5:05 AM

The OCP Incubation Committee elections are about to begin.

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Offering Choices to Address Growing Data Center Needs

Thursday, June 01, 2017 · Posted by at 3:09 AM

Earlier this week we held our leadership sprint with the community’s project leaders and technical committee (IC). I presented on the value and benefits of the Carrier Grade OpenRack-19 architecture and the community was quick to point out that the architecture is also an ideal fit for cloud data centers where compatibility with 19” EIA-310 is desirable.  They asked that I share my thoughts on this architecture, so here we go! 

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Light Reading's Big Communications Event (BCE) will be held in Austin, Texas on May 15-17. BCE unites next-gen communications providers for real-world discussions of the issues critical to their future, including virtualization, cloud, next-gen wireless and back office transformation. BCE delivers across the broad landscape of the telecom sector: networks of all kinds, data centers, cloud service providers, the booming IoT market, video service evolution and more.

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Amber has worked tirelessly with the Foundation volunteer leaders, members, project participants and the OCP team to deliver on its promise of creating a collaborative environment that fosters innovation in the datacenter industry.

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Open Compute Project Foundation Reaches Important Milestones

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 · Posted by at 10:58 AM

As we wrap up the results from the recent 2017 Open Compute Annual Summit, we want to share an update on several important milestones that have been reached by the Foundation this year.

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