6. Private Compute Cloud

This village belongs to the Castle, and whoever lives here or passes the night here does so in a manner of speaking in the Castle itself. Nobody may do that without the Count’s permission.Franz Kafka

In the early days of OpenStack, one of the more common uses for the technology was getting server instances into the hands of developers quickly so they could rapidly prototype their ideas. Enter the private compute cloud, an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) OpenStack deployment that is used by a single organization. Today the private compute cloud remains a popular deployment type for many organizations, but it has grown to encompass full replacement of a company’s virtualization solution across both their development ...

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