Chapter 4. Apache CloudStack Networking

Networking is one of the most important aspects in the deployment of a cloud solution. Maintaining the privacy and isolation of the users' data in a multi-tenant environment is of prime importance. CloudStack allows administrators to define network topologies at various levels, which enables users to build complex application environments on the cloud.

Project or domain administrators can also define private networks which will be available only within that project or domain. Projects are used to group users to work together and the resources can be managed together, whereas Domains are a group of accounts connected with some logical relationship. Projects and domains are explained in detail in Chapter 7 ...

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