OpenStack infrastructure automation with Terraform – Part 2

TL;DR: Second of a two post series looking at automation of an openstack project with Terraform, using the new Terraform OpenStack Provider. With the Openstack provider for Terraform being close to accepted into the Terraform release, it’s time to unleash it’s power on the Cisco Openstack-based Cloud.. In this post, we will: Write a terraform ‘.TF’ […]

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 […]

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 […]