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Is there concept of virtual data center in openstack? If no, are there any alternatives for that

asked 2019-02-25 19:31:05 -0500

Ruhan gravatar image

I need to deploy a virtual data centre in openstack irrespective of the underlying infrastructure (for virtualization) used.

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What is your definition of "virtual data centre"?

In my mind, an OpenStack cloud is the abstraction of a datacentre: Abstract servers implemented by virtual or physical machines, abstract storage systems implemented by many technologies, abstract networks implemented by even more technologies.

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2019-02-25 20:08:29 -0500 )edit

On the other hand, OpenStack doesn't include a concept of "virtual data centre".

Bernd Bausch gravatar imageBernd Bausch ( 2019-02-25 20:09:09 -0500 )edit

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answered 2019-03-14 17:57:41 -0500

If by "virtual data center" you mean the end-users' ability to manage routers, network setting and connect virtual machines isolated from other cloud tenants, yes, you can do that.

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