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asked 2013-06-04 23:04:04 -0500

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updated 2013-06-05 01:20:00 -0500

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I wonder if OpenStack allow combining several physical server together to make a big logical server and can divide that big server into some other smaller logical servers?

Thank you very much, Hà

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answered 2013-06-05 01:16:55 -0500

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updated 2013-06-05 01:19:31 -0500


OpenStack treats servers as servers - it won't magically combine CPUs from different machines to form a single VM. You can divide large physical servers into smaller logical servers, but not combine multiple physical servers into a logical server.

It sounds like you need something like ScaleMP (

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