Sunday, September 1, 2013

Resources - Using containers in OpenStack with Docker

There is a way for us to use containers (LXCs) instead of virtual machines (VMs) in our OpenStack environment is to use docker driver for OpenStack:

+ Use devstack to build a development environment of OpenStack in your machine:  http://devstack.org/




+ Install docker driver for OpenStack:  https://github.com/dotcloud/openstack-docker


Docker an open source project to pack, ship and run any application as a lightweight container



 + Example tutorial of using docker in OpenStack:  http://blog.docker.io/2013/06/openstack-docker-manage-linux-containers-with-nova/