Testing OpenStack is hard

I joined Red Hat last September to help the RDO community ship a quality OpenStack package distribution faster.

Previously, I worked for Internap, where I helped operate their cloud. There’s a lot of challenges involved in deploying and supporting a large scale OpenStack public cloud.

At Internap, we did ...

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Migrating Glance images to a different backend

The use case

This isn’t exactly far-fetched but nothing seems to do it out of the box: migrate Glance images from a backend to the other.

We’re in the process of moving our Glance default store to Swift, it simply scales infinitely better than the file backend. Now ...

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