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Learning OpenStack High Availability by Rishabh Sharma

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High availability object storage services

The high availability object storage services offer a facility to store and retrieve data with a simple API. We can scale and optimize these services for the concurrency, availability, and durability of the entire dataset. Then, this Swift service acts as a backing storage for high availability glance services.

Installing and configuring object storage

First, we will install all the required packages for the object storage using the following command:

sudo apt-get install swift swift-account swift-container swift-object xfsprogs

After the installation of the packages, we must create a swift configuration file for the object storage, in which we have to define a hash for all the Swift servers uniquely. The ...

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