The networking modes supported in Eucalyptus are SYSTEM,STATIC, and MANAGED (plus MANAGED-NOVLAN).
SYSTEM is the default networking mode for Eucalyptus clouds. It assumes that virtual machine instances will be assigned IP addresses by an external DHCP...
Eucalyptus clouds deploy three different types of IP addresses: public, private, and elastic.
Public IP Addresses
Public IP addresses are probably the easiest IP address to understand...
Here’s a list of popular open source products that cannot currently be found in Fedora repos:
Once upon a time, it was part of my job to help these kinds of companies to work more closely with Fedora. We created the...
Eucalyptus virtual machine concepts that are important to understand include Eucalyptus Machine Images (EMIs), virtual machine instances, and virtual machine types.
Eucalyptus Machine Images
A Eucalyptus Machine Image (EMI) is a copy of...
Thank you for a phenomenal 2011. This has been a year of enacting change, building strength and experiencing growth for Eucalyptus. The year of 2011 started with questions. How big would the market for private cloud software platforms be? Who are the real contenders? What about hybrid clouds?
Here at Eucalyptus, we are ending the year on a high note. We have expanded our installed base and our market faster than planned and faster than ever before. In this year we added more...
One of the reasons that Eucalyptus works as comparatively well as it does is because the QA behind the scenes is tremendous. There’s a lot of resources behind the scenes, constantly running tests against various Eucalyptus builds, to make sure that behaviors are stable.
Still, it’s impossible to have too much QA. You can always use more QA, and you can always use more tools for QA. Which is why the eutester framework is exciting to me: it’s the first legitimate opportunity to...
- Developers and testers can now self-provision their own infrastructure and only use what is needed.
- Compute and storage resource provisioning time is reduced from months to minutes.
- Internal resources are utilized at a much higher rate, further improving ROI.
- The overall IT workload is reduced...