Create Linux and Windows images for OpenStack private clouds

A new method for OpenStack image construction

From the developerWorks archives

Cheng Long Liu and Zhang Hua

Date archived: June 2, 2017 | First published: January 13, 2014

This article proposes a new way to construct Linux® and Windows® images for private clouds built with the OpenStack cloud operating system. Current image-creation methods for OpenStack environments are cumbersome and time-consuming. The authors present an online, self-service method that makes image construction faster and easier for operators and end users of private clouds.

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Zone=Cloud computing, Open source, Linux
ArticleTitle=Create Linux and Windows images for OpenStack private clouds