Ryan O'Leary is a product manager at RightScale, where he focuses on configuration management and automation in the platform. He works closely with customers and prospects to enhance the RightScale platform and its cloud resource management capabilities. Prior to RightScale, Ryan worked in the defense industry as a software engineering manager, helping develop complex software systems for the Army.
Articles by Ryan O'Leary
Although it’s still sunny and hot at our Santa Barbara headquarters, RightScale is ready for fall and for AWS re:Invent. If you’ll be in Las Vegas next week, be sure to stop by our booth at re:Invent and say hello and learn about the cool new features from RightScale.Read more
In August the RightScale product updates we released included additional UI enhancements plus plus the addition of network resources and improved regex support in Cloud Application Templates (CATs).Read more
Summer is well under way, but we haven’t taken a vacation from creating new features in RightScale. So put down your umbrella drink and try out some new RightScale features. Here is a summary of the capabilities we added in June.Read more
Last month was "may"hem here at RightScale: In May we released many new features including easier instance provisioning for Azure, VMware, Rackspace, OpenStack, and SoftLayer clouds as well as support for outbound-only connections from OpenStack clouds.Read more
As part of the RightScale "bring your own configuration management" (BYOCM) strategy, we will roll out a major upgrade to our Chef implementation in RightScale next week. This upgrade will affect all RightScale users, but will be particularly relevant for those who use Chef recipes in their ServerTemplates™, the reusable components that RightScale employs to define the characteristics of a cloud...Read more
Configuration management software can help automate the creation of cloud servers and manage their configuration details, saving organizations time when launching new clouds and administering existing ones. As cloud configuration management solutions have matured and their adoption has increased, we have been evolving the RightScale platform to make it easier for our customers to use third-party...Read more