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why i should use openstack

asked 2019-01-23 05:54:59 -0500

novainfinite gravatar image

updated 2019-01-23 05:55:49 -0500

I am confused.you think that money is not important at all. I have vmware that work fine.i have vRrealize,vcenter,... why i should use openstack on top of my esxi?

or I have kubernetis that work fine. i can connect it to ceph. it is perfect. why i should use openstack with kubrnetis.

I read a lot of document but i can not understand advantage of openstack. I know it is multihypervisor.i know it has api for developer. but this advantage not important for me now. forexample in private cloud i do not need api . how can openstack be important when hypervisor like esxi is perfect and has it is own api(money is not problem)

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answered 2019-01-23 06:20:47 -0500

why i should use openstack with kubrnetis.

Partial answer: Because Magnum makes is comparatively easy to set up a Kubernetes cluster that can be scaled up or down.

If your VMware cluster has all the features you need, you don't need OpenStack. I would think some companies prefer OpenStack because it gives them more control. Not sure if the license costs are really an issue.

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thanks,you mention more control.can you say me which control you mean?

novainfinite gravatar imagenovainfinite ( 2019-01-23 14:10:06 -0500 )edit

You have full access to the source code. You can modify it. Nothing is hidden. You have a huge number of networking and storage options.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2019-01-23 15:52:07 -0500 )edit

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