How Easy Is It To Run OpenStack on Oracle Solaris 11.2?
By RickRamsey-Oracle on Apr 29, 2014
Three resources to help you see how easy it is to create, provision, and manage an internal cloud using OpenStack on Oracle Solaris 11.2.
An OTN Home Movie 7-year old Sofia installs a cloud using OpenStack running on Oracle Solaris 11.2 and shows her clueless Daddy how to manage it using the OpenStack Dashboard.
An OTN Tech Demo David Comay, Solaris engineer, shows you how to use the Admin panel in the OpenStack Dashboard, including how to define the types of virtual machines and software images a user can create, and how to give them networking capabilities.
An OTN Tech Demo David Comay, Solaris engineer, shows you how to use the Project panel in the OpenStack dashboard, including how to create an instance of a virtual compute and storage resource, how to associate it with a network, how to view its topology, and more.
Stay tuned in the coming days for more video interviews of the Solaris engineers that developed this and other technologies in Oracle Solaris 11.
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Photograph of fountain at Oracle's Santa Clara campus taken by Rick Ramsey, April 2014.