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OpenStack RDO Installation on Centos 6.5 - Part 2

RDO LogoOpenStack Logo ​This is the second part of an article that covers the installation and configuration of an OpenStack (Icehouse) implementation atop VMWare ESXi 5.1 in the lab.

Tags: 

  • Openstack
  • Orchestration
  • Centos
  • Redhat
  • PackStack

OpenStack RDO Installation on Centos 6.5 - Part 1

RDO

OpenStackThis article uses as a starting point a presentation located on the RDO homepage in which Lars Kellogg-Stedman runs through an OpenStack installation using this tool set.  It is a great video but I thought I would fill in some of the details for people starting out and lay it out as a step-by-step process.  Hope other find this useful.

Tags: 

  • Openstack
  • Orchestration
  • Centos
  • Redhat
  • PackStack

Apache Cloudstack 4.3 Installation - Part 3

In Part 1 we installed Cloudstack to our pre-prepared infrastructure.

In Part 2 we configured a first zone in the cloud and added a single XenServer Hypervisor to a cluster.

In this part we are going to:

Tags: 

  • Cloudstack
  • Orchestration

Apache Cloudstack 4.3 Installation - Part 2

Apache Cloudstack ​As the name suggests, this is the second part of two articles on how to install Apache Cloudstack.  Part 1 can be found here.

This part picks up from the point where we have managed to actually install Cloudstack and have just managed to login.  The tasks covered in this article are:

Tags: 

  • Cloudstack
  • Orchestration

Apache Cloudstack 4.3 Installation - Part 1

Installing a cloud orchestration engine is not like installing a new piece of desktop software.  It requires that the installer understands exactly what is being installed and where.  In order to achieve success the first time through the installers needs to carefully plan the project.  Cloudstack is probably one of the easier products to install but it still requires detailed planning of the end result state before diving into its installation.

Tags: 

  • Cloudstack
  • Orchestration

30 Minute Introduction to Openstack Architecture

OpenStack Arhitecture ​If you are just starting out in the wonderful world of OpenStack but are not sure where to start, take a look at this Youtube presentation by Sandy Walsh.  Sandy is an OpenStack core developer with Rackspace.  It will help if the viewer has some familiarity with cloud concepts but it is not essential.

Tags: 

  • Openstack
  • Architecture
  • Beginner's guide
  • Sandy Walsh
  • Video

30 Minute Introduction to Openstack Architecture

OpenStack Arhitecture ​If you are just starting out in the wonderful world of OpenStack but are not sure where to start, take a look at this Youtube presentation by Sandy Walsh.  Sandy is an OpenStack core developer with Rackspace.  It will help if the viewer has some familiarity with cloud concepts but it is not essential.

Tags: 

  • Openstack
  • Architecture
  • Beginner's guide
  • Sandy Walsh
  • Video

OpenStack RDO Installation on Centos 6.5 - Part 2

RDO LogoOpenStack Logo ​This is the second part of an article that covers the installation and configuration of an OpenStack (Icehouse) implementation atop VMWare ESXi 5.1 in the lab.

Tags: 

  • Openstack
  • Orchestration
  • Centos
  • Redhat
  • PackStack

OpenStack RDO Installation on Centos 6.5 - Part 1

RDO

OpenStackThis article uses as a starting point a presentation located on the RDO homepage in which Lars Kellogg-Stedman runs through an OpenStack installation using this tool set.  It is a great video but I thought I would fill in some of the details for people starting out and lay it out as a step-by-step process.  Hope other find this useful.

Tags: 

  • Openstack
  • Orchestration
  • Centos
  • Redhat
  • PackStack

Apache Cloudstack 4.3 Installation - Part 3

In Part 1 we installed Cloudstack to our pre-prepared infrastructure.

In Part 2 we configured a first zone in the cloud and added a single XenServer Hypervisor to a cluster.

In this part we are going to:

Tags: 

  • Cloudstack
  • Orchestration

Apache Cloudstack 4.3 Installation - Part 2

Apache Cloudstack ​As the name suggests, this is the second part of two articles on how to install Apache Cloudstack.  Part 1 can be found here.

This part picks up from the point where we have managed to actually install Cloudstack and have just managed to login.  The tasks covered in this article are:

Tags: 

  • Cloudstack
  • Orchestration

Apache Cloudstack 4.3 Installation - Part 1

Installing a cloud orchestration engine is not like installing a new piece of desktop software.  It requires that the installer understands exactly what is being installed and where.  In order to achieve success the first time through the installers needs to carefully plan the project.  Cloudstack is probably one of the easier products to install but it still requires detailed planning of the end result state before diving into its installation.

Tags: 

  • Cloudstack
  • Orchestration