Use Apache Deltacloud to administer multiple instances with a single API

Discover how to "abstract" cloud providers to administer VMs at various providers

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Nathan Good

Date archived: November 29, 2016 | First published: December 17, 2012

Become familiar with the core concepts of Apache Deltacloud, a web-based framework that lets you use a single web application or API to administer instances on many different cloud providers. Learn how to install and set up Deltacloud; discover its API basic features that let you script provisioning for virtual machines on a host of different cloud providers. Explore examples of using Deltacloud to start instances on Amazon EC2 and get information about instances on IBM® SmartCloud™.

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