Default Operating System Installation Location

Please note: This article only applies to bare-metal AgileSERVER v2 instances that employ hardware flavors with multiple volumes. For instances created since November 15th, 2017, operating systems are installed on the first available volume (e.g.: /dev/sda, C:) by default. Instances created before November 15th, 2017 will keep their original operating system installation location (their smallest […]

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Automation in AgileCLOUD With Chef

Introduction Chef is a configuration management tool that streamlines the task of configuring and maintaining infrastructure by automating the provisioning of machines and software configurations. It promotes the concept of Infrastructure as code. This write-up describes how the Chef toolset can be integrated with the INAP Cloud to automate provisioning of servers and cloud resources. […]

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Working with the OpenStack Horizon Dashboard

Horizon Dashboard provides a web-based self-service portal to interact with underlying OpenStack services, such as launching an instance, assigning IP addresses and configuring access controls. This article will show you how to perform basic operations using the OpenStack Horizon Dashboard. Every actions that can be done in Horizon can also be performed by the Openstack […]

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OpenStack Object Storage with Swift

OpenStack Object Storage with Swift Swift is the part of OpenStack responsible for the object storage. Swift is designed to store files, videos, web content, backups, images, virtual machine snapshots and other unstructured data at large scale with high availability. It allows you to save files that can be accessed from everywhere (a bit like […]

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OpenStack Network Management with Neutron

OpenStack Network Management with Neutron In Openstack, the component which handles networking services for other modules is called Neutron. It is responsible for defining networks, IP assignment, subnet management, Vlans tags, etc. For more information about Neutron, please refer to OpenStack’s official documentation at: https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Neutron Notes: Before you can start using Neutron, make sure the […]

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