Ask Your Question
0

What's next!?

asked 2012-07-26 15:40:27 -0500

tiffwhal gravatar image

I have sucessfully installed and ran different images form OpenStack Dashboard. Now what can I do with this capability?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 answer

Sort by » oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2012-08-10 11:27:46 -0500

tomasz-michal-klosinski gravatar image

Dashboard is useful for monitoring and for test. In production environment it is good to make use of ec2 api. For instance, I'm working now on automatic deployment of applications on the cloud with chef-server.

For instance:

knife euca server create 'role[oracle-xe]' -I ami-0000000a -f m1.tiny -G default --ssh-key mykey -i /root/id_rsa -x root -d centos5-gems -s http://192.168.100.18:4000

This command creates me an instance with oracle-xe installed on it. This is wonderful thing to automatize the provision and deployment of applications, when you use many different application stacks (programming languages, frameworks, databases, etc) or different configurations for development, testing, producation, etc. The possibilites are infinite.

Happy clouding! Tomasz Kłosiński

edit flag offensive delete link more

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

Get to know Ask OpenStack

Resources for moderators

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2012-07-26 15:40:27 -0500

Seen: 12 times

Last updated: Aug 10 '12