DCOS.io OpenDCOS Authentication Token

Looking to script some containers against an OpenDCOS Deployment however the authentication for OpenDCOS is OAuth against either Google, Github or Microsoft.   The docs (here) discusses requesting an auth token for a given user, but the API URL/Path doesn’t seem to work in OpenDCOS. Turns out, the correct URL is below. Paste in a […]

OpenStack infrastructure automation with Terraform – Part 1

Update: The Openstack provider has been merged into terraform. It comes with the terraform default download as of 0.4.0. Get it HERE: https://terraform.io/downloads.html Then proceed directly to the second part of this series to get up and running with Terraform on Openstack quickly! Or.. read more below for the original post. TL;DR: Two post series for […]

CF Push and case insensitive clients

So here’s a weird one that may save someone some time….. Trying to perform a cf push with a .jar file. Get’s the following strange error! [email protected] Downloads $ cf push test-tgs –path tgs-0.0.1-SNAPSHOT-jar-with-dependencies.jar Instances> 1   1: 128M 2: 256M 3: 512M 4: 1G Memory Limit> 1G   Creating test-tgs… OK   1: test-tgs […]

Openstack and PaaS; Love a good geek rift!

I’ve been in the bay area, CA for a couple of weeks now (excluding my cheeky jaunt to vegas!) and even though i’m now on vacation, it’s been the perfect place to watch the OpenStack Havana Drama unfold; Mostly stemming from this catalyst; http://www.mirantis.com/blog/openstack-havanas-stern-warning-open-source-or-die/ Well (for me, anyway) especially this bit; Too many times we […]

Pivotal Cloud Foundry Conference and Multi-Site PaaS

So I recently got back from Pivotal’s first Cloud Foundry conference;   as I’m not a developer, I guess by the power of deduction I’ll settle for cloud leader. While there, this newly appointed cloud leader, erm, lead a pretty popular discussion on multi-site PaaS (with a focus on Cloud Foundry, but a lot of […]