Single node installation

In a single node installation, there is only one Management server. For simplicity's sake we are also installing the MySQL database on the same server as the Management Server. We will look into the single node installation first. The following diagram shows the setup of a single node installation:

Single node installation

The steps for the installation of CloudStack on a single server are as follows:

  • Preparing the operating system
  • Management server installation
  • Installation and configuration of the database
  • Prepare Network File System share for storage
  • Prepare the system VM template

Preparing the OS

A list of supported operating systems is given in the ...

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