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How to connect Zenoss to OpenStack for monitoring?

asked 2014-01-31 05:57:24 -0500

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updated 2014-01-31 07:59:24 -0500

smaffulli gravatar image

I have installed the zenoss for the openstack monitoring . I have stucked at the API key and Auth URL. I have few question listed below please ans them -:

1 How to generate ApI key in openstack ?

2 I have http://controller:5000/v2.0 V2 of API. Zenoss woks on V1.0. What will be he solution ?

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Can you be more specific about the error messages you get? Edit your question to add them.

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answered 2016-02-12 17:09:42 -0500

Instructions for adding credentials are outlined in the documentation:

  • For Tenant (Single Tenant) (
  • For Provider(Multi-Tenant): (

In general, all the required information should be provided by your OpenStack environment or your OpenStack system administrator.

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answered 2014-02-02 23:08:54 -0500

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I am not not able find any option in Openstack for generating the API key. Please check the attached screen shot and provide the relevant information for connecting the Openstack with Zenoss monitoring.

Screen shot is self explanatory ,in case of any confusion please suggest.

Please find the require details given below which Zenoss require to connect to the openstack . I am facing issue with the API Key.

=========================================================================================== ADD OPENSTACK

Username : API KEY : Project ID : Auth URL : Region Name : Collector :

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