netbuzz writes: "Citrix today announced that is turning its development attention away from the OpenStack project started two years ago by NASA and Rackspace in favor of its own CloudStack platform, Apache and Amazon Web Services. “Based on challenges of the technical maturity and where we are with CloudStack, (OpenStack) became a path not viable,” says a Citrix executive. Industry analysts contend that the move says more about Citrix and its needs than it does OpenStack and its future."
"More software projects have gone awry for lack of calendar time than for all
other causes combined."
-- Fred Brooks, Jr., _The Mythical Man Month_