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Host and node difference

asked 2014-10-08 10:17:26 -0600

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updated 2014-10-08 15:03:46 -0600

What is the difference between hosts and nodes in nova? Thank you!

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answered 2014-10-09 05:02:11 -0600

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In Nova terminology, a "host" is a physical node (i.e. some hardware) that runs the Nova-compute service. So, "host" and "compute node" are synonymous.

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