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This page introduces and provides details about the 'OpenStack' cloud computing platform.
 
This page introduces and provides details about the 'OpenStack' cloud computing platform.
 
=Terminology=
 
=Terminology=
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See https://docs.openstack.org/
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==Instances==
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Instances are virtual machines that run inside the cloud.
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==Volumes==
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A volume is a detachable block storage device, similar to a USB hard drive. You can attach a volume to only one instance.
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==Images==
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A virtual machine image is a single file containing a virtual disk that has a bootable operating system installed on it.
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Images are used to create virtual machine instances within the cloud.

Revision as of 09:44, 27 June 2017

About

This page introduces and provides details about the 'OpenStack' cloud computing platform.

Terminology

See https://docs.openstack.org/

Instances

Instances are virtual machines that run inside the cloud.

Volumes

A volume is a detachable block storage device, similar to a USB hard drive. You can attach a volume to only one instance.

Images

A virtual machine image is a single file containing a virtual disk that has a bootable operating system installed on it. Images are used to create virtual machine instances within the cloud.