Introducing a Hybrid Management Functional Reference Architecture

In 2013 a small cross HP team created version 5 of the HP Cloud Functional Reference Architecture. Unfortunately the original blog describing this architecture is no longer online, so I re-published it for your reference here. This work actually led some of us to further describe how a service should be managed across its lifecycle. …

Dissecting Cloud Functional Reference Architecture – Overview

This blog entry was originally published on the "CloudSource" blog in 2014. I was asked a couple of years ago to develop a Functional Reference Architecture to provide a common framework to discuss cloud and the HP offerings. I have to admit I scratched my head. How would I be able to build such thing? …