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[edit] Feature Name Aeolus Conductor

[edit] Summary

Aeolus Conductor (http://aeolusproject.org) is a cross-cloud IaaS platform.

[edit] Owner

  • Email: clalance@redhat.com, mmorsi@redhat.com

[edit] Current status

  • Targeted release: Fedora 16
  • Last updated: 2011-05-25
  • Percentage of completion: 100%
  • Packages necessary: Package List

[edit] Updates

  • 2011-07-29 - Patches for rails 3 have landed, and been built into rawhide and F-16. Based on fesco ticket 652, this package is now ready for inclusion in F-16.
  • 2011-07-25 - All packages are accepted (save one which just needs to get built now). Still waiting on the Rails 3 code port, though that is largely complete
  • 2011-07-20 - Most dependencies are in. Still waiting for 8 packages to be finished, and Rails 3 code port
  • 2011-07-13 - Large numbers of packages committed to Fedora. Still waiting on Rails 3 code port and ~10 additional packages
  • 2011-05-25 - Initial Feature submission

[edit] Detailed Description

Aeolus is an umbrella for a number of cloud related projects. The projects all come together to create the Conductor, a Web UI and tools for managing cloud instances across heterogeneous clouds. For instance, a user can build and launch instances into EC2, RHEV-M, and Rackspace all from the same UI.

[edit] Benefit to Fedora

Allow Fedora to have a hybrid cloud-management stack.

[edit] Scope

Get all dependencies into Fedora, and test the project end-to-end.

[edit] How To Test

Install all dependencies. Once installed, run "aeolus-configure" as root to configure the system. Once aeolus-configure has completed, login to the host at http://some.host.org/conductor and test the UI end-to-end, including building images, uploading images to specific clouds, and launching instances in the clouds. More information is available at the Aeolus User Documentation page.

[edit] User Experience

Aeolus Conductor will allow users to easily create and deploy instances on a variety of cloud backends, all through the same UI.

[edit] Dependencies

Many. See Missing Packages.

[edit] Contingency Plan

If all of the packages do not make it in time for Fedora-16, we are carrying local packages in Fedorapeople.org repos. Whatever dependencies don't make it for Fedora-16 can get added for Fedora-17.

[edit] Documentation

Aeolus project home page Aeolus about page Aeolus user documentation page

[edit] Release Notes

The Aeolus Conductor is a web UI and tools to create and manage cloud instances across a wide variety of cloud types, all from the same UI. More information about the UI and what is supported is available at the Aeolus home page.

[edit] Comments and Discussion

[edit] Help

If you need help, please contact us.|