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What should be actual configuration for openstack in production for 10000 vm??

asked 2017-04-19 00:56:24 -0500

jarvis@openstack gravatar image

For the controller, compute(if hypervisor is Vcenter or KVM) and rest openstack nodes, Is Openstack HA recommended in production or each service on separate node.

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answered 2017-04-19 01:00:59 -0500

updated 2017-04-19 01:02:48 -0500

For anything in production, HA is recommended. The compute nodes are normally not HA, since VMs are often expendable.

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thanks for such quick answers Bernd can you please comment on the configuration..

jarvis@openstack gravatar imagejarvis@openstack ( 2017-04-19 01:02:12 -0500 )edit

See my response to your other question.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2017-04-19 02:51:30 -0500 )edit

By configuration I mean Hardware configuration to provision 10000 vm as mentioned in this question

jarvis@openstack gravatar imagejarvis@openstack ( 2017-04-19 04:48:49 -0500 )edit

I think you can, on average, run something like 50 VMs on an average server. But before you go to Amazon and buy 200 Proliant DL380s, do some testing with the type of workload you plan to run on the cloud. Also read the Architecture Guide and the Capacity Planning section of the Operations Guide.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2017-04-19 05:08:38 -0500 )edit

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