Apache jclouds® is an open source library that utilizes your Java or Clojure development capabilities. The jclouds API gives users freedom to use portable abstractions or cloud-specific features. Abiquo is a contributor to the jclouds project, and clouds deployed with Abiquo support jclouds capabilities.
Libcloud is a client library for interacting with many of the popular cloud server providers. It was created to ensure ease of use for developers, to build products that work between any of the services that it supports.
Along with organisations like Microsoft, Nominet, Dell and Citrix, Abiquo is a member of the Cloud Industry Forum. Abiquo staff present regularly at CIF events and co-author white papers and inform the trade press.
Abiquo is an Adopter Member of the Open Data Center Alliance. Adopter Members are committed to using the Alliance’s usage models to guide their data center purchase and planning decisions. Adopter members participate in the annual Alliance meeting. They are approved for membership by the Steering Committee.