Building Custom Dashboards in OpenStack Horizon

February 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

I’ve been planning to write a post on how to create custom dashboards to Horizon, since I ran into this really great post by Keith Tenzer on the topics, I’ll probably refocus the upcoming post on how to leverage the new AngularJS frontend framework that was added in IceHouse release as some of the existing UI elements in Horizon...[READ MORE]

OpenStack Horizon: Looking Ahead to Kilo

February 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Horizon Program Technical Lead, David Lyle, provided in a recent Webcast and a blog post a pretty good summery on what’s coming up in Kilo release for Horizon. Support for Ironic Horizon will support Ironic in the Kilo release cycle for both end users and operators. End users will be able to set up a bare metal instance and operators can...[READ MORE]

OpenStack Architecture and Services

December 1, 2014 // 7 Comments

Openstack is consisted of several core projects, Nova for Compute, Glance for Images, Cinder for Block Storage, Keystone for Identity, Neutron for Networking, and additional optional services. Each project exposes all it’s capabilities over RESTful API. The services inner-communicate over RESTful API calls, so when a service requires resources...[READ MORE]