Packt’s OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook, for using and implementing OpenStack

October 2012 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt has published a new book on OpenStack this month; it’s titled OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook. The book is filled with practical and applicable recipes to enable readers use the latest capabilities of OpenStack and implement them. They will learn everything from installing Nova and Swift in a safe, virtual environment to provisioning and managing OpenStack in Datacenter. For complete information on the book, visit the publisher’s book-page: http://www.packtpub.com/openstack-cloud-computing-cookbook/book

OpenStack is a cloud operating system that controls large pools of compute, storage, and networking resources throughout a datacenter, all managed through a dashboard that gives administrators control while empowering their users to provision resources through a web interface.

Open Cloud Computing Cookbook shows its readers how to install the components that are required to make up a private cloud environment. They learn how to set up environment that can be managed just as AWS or Rackspace.

The book is full of examples and recipes to guide readers right from installing Nova in a Virtual Environment to installing OpenStack in the Datacenter, from understanding logging to securing the reader’s OpenStack environment. Installation steps cover Compute, Swift, Keystone, Nova, Volumes and Horizon.

OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook is aimed at system administrator and technical architects moving from a virtualized environment to cloud environments with familiarity of cloud computing platforms.

The book has chapters that cover each OpenStack service with practical, real world examples for setting up a complete private cloud environment and managing it. The book is now available for purchase in print and popular e-book formats at the publisher website: http://www.packtpub.com/openstack-cloud-computing-cookbook/book

 

OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook
Over 100 recipes to successfully set up and manage your OpenStack cloud environments with complete coverage of Nova, Swift, Keystone, Glance, and Horizon

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/openstack-cloud-computing-cookbook/book

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