SUSECloud Part 3 Creating A Gateway Server For The Multinode OpenStack Environment

Welcome back to the next post in the series about deploying a multinode OpenStack testlab environment. This time we will focus on the outside-in to our cluster. We will create a gateway server for our SUSECloud OpenStack deployment and access the floating...


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SUSECloud Part 2 Install The OpenStack Services And Ceph On the Multinode Environment Command Line Style

Prerequisites

Have a cluster installed like in: SUSECloud Part 1 - Install The Multi Node OpenStack/Ceph Environment

Getting OpenStack Installed

Turn on the one or more VMs that will act as hosts which SUSECloud can provision.

cd crowbar-virtualbox...


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SUSECloud Part 2 Install The OpenStack Services And Ceph On the Multinode Environment Point And Click Style

Prerequisites

Have a cluster installed like in: SUSECloud Part 1 - Install The Multi Node OpenStack/Ceph Environment

After you have installed the admin node you can access the SUSECloud admin website.

Getting OpenStack Installed

  • Turn on the...


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Howto Create A Minimal Viable OpenStack Deployment With Devstack In Your Local LAN

Cheat Sheet Version

This will become a full fledged blog post. At this time it is just the happy-path description to get it running without much explanation.

Preparation

networking: be sure to load the driver for the USB 1GB nic

sudo add-apt-repository...


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SUSECloud Part 1 - Install The Multi Node OpenStack/Ceph Environment

Prerequisites

We need to have a VirtualBox environment set up. For SLES have a look at this blog post: Install Virtualbox on SLES 11 SP3.

As SLES and SUSECloud are commercial offerings you have to register in order to be able to do download the iso...


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Install Virtualbox on SLES 11 SP3

I had some trouble installing VirtualBox on SLES 11 SP3, so here are some notes on what you want to do

Prepare the Build Environment

The VirtualBox rpm needs to compile and install kernel modules. We have to ensure that every dependency for that...


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The Home Lab is Growing - Adding Intel Nuc to the Mix

With focusing on openstack deployments as well as test driven infrastructure as code development comes a welcome excuse for some extra machines in the home office. Looking around got me thinking what I expect from such a node

  • should be small
  • low power...


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Yeah, I wanna have github at home. In 5 easy steps to your very own gitlab

  • We will use Virtualbox, you can skip that part if you have a remote host
  • We use OSX as the Host, again. Skip this part if you already have a target server

Step 1: Create Chef Environment

Setup the chef-repo

Use the super easy way

  • Create you account...


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Chef Fundamentals Training Gdansk

This time I got a call from Opscode. If I would like to deliver a private training in Gdanks, Poland. My response? Sure, I’d love to :-) Never been in Poland before, so a double win.

Weather was not quite a win. Ice - Rain - Snow. The pilot had to...


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