Citycloud Openstack API and openstack4j

Our friends over at Sweden's largest cloud infrastructure provider, Citycloud, recently launched their OpenStack-based cloud to the public. We are as thrilled as they are to see new solutions based…

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POODLE-taming: No SSLv3 in Python Tornado

POODLE is a vulnerability that effectively lets a third party become a “man in the middle” on SSLv3-encrypted network connections. This is very bad from a security point of view. If you have not done so already, go to Wikipedia’s POODLE page and read more information about it. This post shows how to deal with the POODLE vulnerability for Python Tornado by turning off SSLv3.


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scale.cloudadapters version 1.0.1 released

We are happy to announce the immediate availability of scale.cloudadapters version 1.0.1 on our GitHub page. It addresses two bugs, namely: To compare JodaTime DateTime objects for equality, we previously…

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scale.commons version 1.0.1 released

We have released a minor bugfix release of scale.commons. The update concerns the commons.util package, and consists of JSON parsing support for Google Guava's ImmutableList. This allows e.g. configuration POJOs…

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