why nova does not directly connect to nova-db ?

asked 2017-03-08 03:41:57 -0500

cloudlearner gravatar image

Sorry experts for asking this type of question i just want to know the why nova connect to nova-db via nova-conductor. why nova does not connect to nova-db directly.

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To isolate db from users and provide a higher level of security. Allowing connections from api directly is allowing attackers to access the db directly.

Eduardo Gonzalez gravatar imageEduardo Gonzalez ( 2017-03-08 04:11:27 -0500 )edit

A blog post that explains what conductor is http://cloudystuffhappens.blogspot.co...

Eduardo Gonzalez gravatar imageEduardo Gonzalez ( 2017-03-08 04:13:31 -0500 )edit