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Keep up to date with the latest news and ideas from the StratusLab developers.

StratusLab Release (14.06.0) 08 July 2014
The 14.06.0 release of the StratusLab IaaS cloud distribution is available. This release uses a new proxy deployment architecture and uses non-root users for most...
StratusLab Release (14.03.0) 08 March 2014
The 14.03.0 release of the StratusLab IaaS cloud distribution is available. This release incorporates a number of bug fixes. The command line client is backwards-compatible...
StratusLab Release (13.12.0) 03 January 2014
The 13.12.0 release of the StratusLab IaaS cloud distribution is available. This release incorporates a number of bug fixes. The command line client is backwards-compatible...
StratusLab Release (13.10.0) 21 October 2013
The 13.10.0 release of the StratusLab IaaS cloud distribution is available. This release incorporates a large number of bug fixes. It includes a prototype CIMI...
StratusLab User Tutorial at Summer Cloud School 25 August 2013
A StratusLab User Tutorial was a key part of the Summer School of Cloud Computing program. Around 18 students, researchers, and engineers learned how to...
StratusLab Release (13.05.0) 18 June 2013
The 13.05.0 release of the StratusLab IaaS cloud distribution is available. This release incorporates a large number of bug fixes; it also includes changes to...
StratusLab Release Candidate (13.05.0.RC1) 31 May 2013
A release candidate for Version 13.05 of the StratusLab IaaS cloud distribution is available. This release incorporates a large number of bug fixes; it also...
Developers Workshop 25 March 2013
At their recent workshop, the StratusLab developers had a very fruitful discussion about the current state of the StratusLab cloud distribution and how it should...
StratusLab Users Meeting 18 March 2013
Last week the StratusLab developers got together in Orsay, France to map out the evolution of the StratusLab cloud distribution. This roadmap will be presented...
Workshop for StratusLab Quattor Templates 18 March 2013
In addition to the scripted installation of StratusLab, our cloud software can also be installed via Quattor. A short two-day workshop will be held in...
StratusLab at CloudScape V 28 February 2013
StratusLab demonstrated some new features of its cloud distribution at Cloudscape V held in Brussels, Belgium on the 27-28 February. The presentation highlighted a new...
StratusLab Support for Libcloud 20 February 2013
The Libcloud API provides a generic python interface for controlling cloud resources from multiple providers. StratusLab now provides a Libcloud compute driver allowing users to...
Initiative for Globus in Europe (IGE) 20 February 2013
The Initiative for Globus in Europe (IGE) is a project providing European researchers with the tools to share computing power, databases, instruments, and other on-line...
StratusLab Presentation at FOSDEM'13 11 February 2013
StratusLab presented its current status and roadmap at the FOSDEM conference on 3 February 2013 in Brussels, Belgium within the Cloud Devroom track. The direct...
StratusLab Version 13.02 Released 31 January 2013
StratusLab announces version 13.02 of its IaaS cloud distribution. This is a bug-fix release, fixing in particular, problems with the image creation facilities. (See the...
CloudInit Contextualization in VMs base images 31 January 2013
We are happy to announce that the latest versions of all the Linux distributions from the Marketplace: Ubuntu, CentOS, Fedora, Debian, openSUSE, and Scientific Linux,...
New Release Policy and Numbering 24 January 2013
The StratusLab collaboration has decided to make 4 primary releases a year. Along with this, the StratusLab releases will now sport an ubuntu-style numbering with...
StratusLab at FOSDEM 07 January 2013
StratusLab will present at the FOSDEM conference on 3 February 2013 in Brussels, Belgium within the Cloud Devroom track. This talk presents the current status...
GRNET public site available 04 December 2012
We are happy to announce the availability again of StratusLab’s second public site running in GRNET, Athens, Greece. The site has been re-installed from scratch...
StratusLab Version 2.1.1 Released 29 November 2012
StratusLab announces version 2.1.1 of its IaaS cloud distribution. This is a bug-fix release for the recent v2.1 release. In particular the image upload feature...
StratusLab Version 2.1 Released 16 October 2012
StratusLab announces version 2.1 of its IaaS cloud distribution. This release improves and streamlines the previous 2.0 release. It has been put together by the...
Redesigned Website 15 October 2012
The StratusLab collaboration has redesigned its website. The new design makes for easy navigation on desktops, tablets, and smartphones. The content has been streamlined, allowing...
Academic Agile 03 July 2012
StratusLab used agile software development methodologies to produce a large number of solid public releases over two years. Our experience demonstrates that these methodologies can...
StratusLab version 1.4 released 13 June 2012
The StratusLab project is proud to announce the StratusLab 1.4 release. This is an incremental release of the StratusLab distribution, the cloud computing distribution designed...
StratusLab at the EGI Community Forum 13 June 2012
The StratusLab project was very much in evidence at the EGI Community Forum last week in Munich. This year EGI had a very strong cloud...
StratusLab version 1.3 released 15 February 2012
The StratusLab project is proud to announce the StratusLab 1.3 release. This is an incremental release of the StratusLab distribution, the cloud computing distribution designed...
StratusLab at Cloudscape IV 24 January 2012
The StratusLab project will have a strong presence at the upcoming Cloudscape IV event which takes place in Brussels, Belgium from 23-24 February, 2012. Cloudscape...