Chapter 7. Domains, Accounts, Projects, and Users

Till Chapter 6, Service Offerings and Virtual Machines requesting as well as working with Templates, we have covered the basics of setting up CloudStack, configuring it, and other important aspects of cloud. Further, in this chapter we are going to cover the following points:

  • Role-based access mechanisms for managing users in the CloudStack
  • How CloudStack allows us to segregate and group users for efficient usage of resources
  • Various terminologies used in CloudStack such as domains, accounts, projects, and so on
  • The working of domains, accounts, projects, and users

Domains, projects, accounts, and users are the various terms used in CloudStack to manage and group users in the cloud, which helps in segregating, ...

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