openstack-ansible

Jul
18
Migrating a BTRFS Volume Between Devices

Migrating a BTRFS Volume Between Devices

When using BTRFS volumes it's sometimes necessary to move things around. BTRFS has some great tools to assist operators to
4 min read
Dec
15
Nova-Compute + LVM, an IOPS Love Story

Nova-Compute + LVM, an IOPS Love Story

The OpenStack Nova project has long had the ability to provision instances into logical volumes however in my travels I've
4 min read
Nov
22
Minimal OpenStack-Ansible deployment

Minimal OpenStack-Ansible deployment

Deploying OpenStack-Ansible, and following the deployer documentation, will result in a production-ready OpenStack Cloud. A typical deployment requires operators to
6 min read
Nov
21
OpenStack-Ansible machinectl image management

OpenStack-Ansible machinectl image management

With recent changes in OpenStack-Ansible we're now able to import and export container images for using the built-in systemd tooling
8 min read
Nov
21
OpenStack-Ansible Machinectl Storage setup

OpenStack-Ansible Machinectl Storage setup

When using the machinctl container storage backend you've got choices on how to setup your host machines. This article will
3 min read
Jun
28
Networkd for nspawn with OpenStack-Ansible

Networkd for nspawn with OpenStack-Ansible

Within this post, I will cover the systemd-networkd aspect of the PR to create a systemd-nspawn driver within OSA. This
7 min read
Jun
20
Nspawn OpenStack with OpenStack-Ansible

Nspawn OpenStack with OpenStack-Ansible

The OpenStack-Ansible project has been around for a few years now but if you're unfamiliar with it, the TL;DR
10 min read
May
25
Rolling Restart using OpenStack-Ansible

Rolling Restart using OpenStack-Ansible

Sometimes it's useful to do a rolling restart of OpenStack services throughout the cloud. In OpenStack-Ansible we've the means to
2 min read
Nov
23
OSIC Enrolling Baremetal (Ironic) Nodes

OSIC Enrolling Baremetal (Ironic) Nodes

The OSIC has a diverse set of hardware specifications that we provide to our users. Because of the hardware profile
4 min read
Nov
23
OSIC Building Baremetal (Ironic) Images

OSIC Building Baremetal (Ironic) Images

This is a quick rundown on the steps used to create the OSIC baremetal images. For a more detailed rundown
2 min read