Launching instances becomes a simple process, using OpenStack Dashboard. We simply select our chosen image, choose the size of the instance, and then launch it.
Load a web browser, point it to our OpenStack Dashboard address at
http://172.16.0.1/, and log in as the
demo user with the password
openstack (as created in the Adding users recipe in Chapter 3, Keystone OpenStack Identity Service):
To launch an instance by using the OpenStack Dashboard interface, carry out the following steps: