Chapter 5. Walking through a Controller deployment

This chapter covers

  • Installing controller prerequisites
  • Deploying shared services
  • Configuring controller-side Block Storage, Networking, Compute, and Dashboard services

In the first two chapters, you were introduced to OpenStack and took a test-drive of the framework using the Horizon web interface. Chapter 3 introduced you to some basic operational tasks using the command-line interface (CLI). In chapter 4 you learned how OpenStack components are related and distributed in a multi-node environment. That first part of the book was designed to help you gain an understanding of what OpenStack can do, to get you comfortable with the operation of the framework, and to give you a foundational ...

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