Openstack Operations Guide: Set Up And Manage Your Openstack Cloud by Tom FifieldOpenstack Operations Guide: Set Up And Manage Your Openstack Cloud by Tom Fifield

Openstack Operations Guide: Set Up And Manage Your Openstack Cloud

byTom Fifield, Diane Fleming, Anne Gentle

Paperback | May 24, 2014

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Design, deploy, and maintain your own private or public Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), using the open source OpenStack platform. In this practical guide, experienced developers and OpenStack contributors show you how to build clouds based on reference architectures, as well as how to perform daily administration tasks.

Designed for horizontal scalability, OpenStack lets you build a cloud by integrating several technologies. This approach provides flexibility, but knowing which options to use can be bewildering. Once you complete this book, you’ll know the right questions to ask while you organize compute, storage, and networking resources. If you already know how to manage multiple Ubuntu machines and maintain MySQL, you’re ready to:

  • Set up automated deployment and configuration
  • Design a single-node cloud controller
  • Use metrics to improve scalability
  • Explore compute nodes, network design, and storage
  • Install OpenStack packages
  • Use an example architecture to help simplify decision-making
  • Build a working environment to explore an IaaS cloud
  • Manage users, projects, and quotas
  • Tackle maintenance, debugging, and network troubleshooting
  • Monitor, log, backup, and restore
Tom has been working on OpenStack clouds in production at the University of Melbourne and actively triages doc bugs as well as submitting many doc patches. Tom currently serves as an OpenStack community manager.Lorin started running OpenStack at University of Southern California's Information Sciences Institute (USC-ISI) and now works ...
Title:Openstack Operations Guide: Set Up And Manage Your Openstack CloudFormat:PaperbackDimensions:330 pages, 9.19 × 7 × 0.68 inPublished:May 24, 2014Publisher:O'Reilly MediaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1491946954

ISBN - 13:9781491946954

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