Barcelona, Spain
October 25-28, 2016

Event Details

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How to Configure Your Cloud to be Able to Charge Your Users Using Official OpenStack Components!

Selling the services provided by a Cloud is one of the essential aspect of the life of a Cloud Provider (both Public or Private). Thus being able to define the various prices and policies that needs to be apply needs to be done using some components at the root of the infrastructure.

In this workshop you'll have the chance to learn how access the new way to handle metrics in an OpenStack Cloud but also to use them for your pricing rules. and ONLY using some official components !

This hands-on (you need to bring your laptop) will tackle the following aspects :

  • reminder of the main openstack components used : gnocchi and cloudkitty
  • installation of gnocchi
  • installation of cloudkitty
  • configure cloudkitty to use gnocchi
  • define a standard pricing policy using horizon

What can I expect to learn?

Installation and configuration of gnocchi and cloudkitty.

Thursday, October 27, 2:40pm-4:10pm (12:40pm - 2:10pm UTC)
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Objectif Libre
My Name is Christophe Sauthier, a french guy living in the nice city of Toulouse. Living with my wife and father of 2 beautiful small guys (of course), I am also CEO of a company that I have funded 7 years ago Objectif Libre that only deals with Cloud Infrastructure. I am cloudkitty's PTL for Ocata and Pike cycles. I have been really involved in the Ubuntu community, being a developper... FULL PROFILE
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat
Julien is a Free Software hacker since 1998. He works as a Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, daily improving OpenStack, a project he has been working on since 2011. He leads the OpenStack Telemetry project as its PTL and contribute to common OpenStack code in Oslo. He seated at the OpenStack Technical Committee in 2013. FULL PROFILE
Hi, my name is Stéphane Albert, a french guy living in Toulouse. My main task is to bring CloudKitty to life to add reporting and pricing with Ceilometer metrics in OpenStack. My main interests are Python, OpenStack (how surprising ;)), networking and Open Source software. When I'm not at my computer I repair arcade systems and hack on electronics. FULL PROFILE