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Farming your CloudStack cloud

A couple of years ago, I blogged about my prototype of StackMate, a tool and a service that interprets AWS CloudFormation-style templates and creates CloudStack resources. 180 more words


Making XenServer and CloudStack sing and dance together (again)

XenServer and Apache CloudStack work nicely together and form an easy-to-go couple for many companies. However, not many people know that recent releases changed the cooperation between the two drastically. 1,905 more words


Making a XenServer unique after cloning from template

At work we’re creating a CloudStack development environment that can be created and destroyed as we go. One of the requirements is to quickly create a couple of hypervisors to run some tests. 572 more words


CloudStack Day Austin Video: Operating CloudStack – Sharing my Tool Box

Watch my talk “Operating CloudStack – Sharing my Tool Box” that I presented at CloudStack Day Austin, on April 16th 2015.

The talk was originally written for ApacheCon North America and I presented it there a few days earlier. 57 more words


CloudStack: An Overview of the Open Source IaaS Platform

Here’s an open source IaaS platform to set up an on-demand, elastic cloud computing service. It enables utility computing services by allowing cloud service providers to offer self-service compute instances, storage volumes and networking configurations, and to set up a private cloud for i… 6 more words

How to manage a million firewalls - part 2

Continuing from my last post where I hinted about the big distributed systems problem involved in managing a CloudStack Basic Zone.

It helps to understand how CloudStack is architected at a high level. 1,030 more words

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