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Apache CloudStack Cloud Computing by Ravi Shankar, Navin Sabharwal

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The complete process

The various types of service offerings are used to create guest VMs by the user and system VMs by the CloudStack. We will see the steps followed by CloudStack when the user requests a VM. A user can add an instance from the instances page. When a user requests a new VM instance, the steps shown in the following screenshot take place:

The complete process

Let's take look at these steps:

  1. The user selects the zone in which he wants the VM instance to be created. The network configuration or optional network services such as DHCP, routing, and load balancing, are already provisioned for the zone while the zone was created.
  2. If the user has privileges over ...

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