19 DEC 2017
We're Santa's techy workshop, filled with gifts and toys, the elves and helpers fill the sleigh, for all the girls and boys!
Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas, the ~okeanos team
14 DEC 2016
Christmas holidays are upon us and we come bearing gifts!
More resources to more users for more time!
We are happy to announce that the more.cyclades.users project has just got renewed for 1 more year.
Hold on, there is more...
We have 500 more resource packs on our Christmas boat!
Ιf you are a user with no compute resources, hurry up and join the more.cyclades.users project now!
Have a jolly Christmas,
the ~okeanos team
19 SEP 2016
Hello ~okeanos users,
We are happy to announce that on Wednesday, September 21 2016 between 09:00 and 11:00 EET we will be doing a major upgrade to the ~okeanos service, with a new version of the Synnefo software.
During the upgrade Astakos, Cyclades and Pithos+ Web UIs and their APIs will be unavailable. Your VMs and Pithos+ files should remain unaffected.
After the upgrade, you will be able to enjoy more robust services with several improvements and additions across ~okeanos, as well as some pithos+ performance enhancements.
Last but not least, don't forget to check out our ... read more
04 JUL 2016
Beware! An ~orka is now "swimming" in the ~okeanos waters, representing what else? Big Data!
~okeanos and big data analytics can now be combined using the Hadoop ecosystem over the ~orka Platform.
But what does this practically mean? Well, now you can easily configure, spawn and maintain big data deployments in ~okeanos choosing from a variety of mature, well established tools and solutions around the Hadoop 2.x (YARN) ecosystem.
Select the flavours you need for master and slave nodes and move on to manage your cluster. Forgot to mention though; ~orka runs out-of-the-box: No ... read more
12 MAY 2016
While celebrating the launch of the new Pithos+ Web UI, we are offering a try-it-out 5GB Pithos+ cloud storage for 1 year to the 500 first applicants! This offer is strictly for users with no file storage space.
Join the more.pithos.users project now!
Enjoy and use wisely :)
the ~okeanos team