Openstack Liberty Lab Part Seven: Configure Horizon Dashboard Service

Openstack Horizon service is just a web interface that enables cloud administrators and users to manage various OpenStack resources and services.It is powered by django which is a popular web framework. The...

Permission Denied While Starting instance in Openstack

As i was building Openstack Lab, i happen to encounter error message as it was seen on log file from tail -f /var/log/nova/nova-compute.log. # tail -f /var/log/nova/nova-compute.log 2016-03-21 22:05:34.283 1228 ERROR oslo_messaging.rpc.dispatcher     rv...

Use virt-manager as a non-root user on linux

Hello all. I've been using KVM for a long time now. Every time i try to use virt-manager as a non-root user, i have to enter sudo password. This ain't a...

Openstack Liberty Lab Part Eight: Add VM images

In this part of the series we're going to work through complete process of Adding images used to soin virtual machines on Openstack Cloud platorm.I will show you how to use...

How To Clone and Use KVM Virtual Machine in Linux

The most important and most used feature in world of Virtualization is the ability to clone a VM,take snapshot of the current state of a VM, Live migrate a VM, e.t.c. Lately...

How to Add Extra Hard Disk to VirtualBox VM and set Automount

 For one reason or another, you may reach a point where you need additional storage for your Virtual Machine. Today, i will show show a simple way to Add an extra...

Openstack Liberty Lab Part Four: Configuring Glance Image Service

Glance is image service which enables users to discover, register, and retrieve virtual machine images. I assume you installed glance openstack image service in Part one of this Lab series, if you...
Firewalld on RHEL7

Getting Started With Firewalld on RHEL7 and CentOS 7

Firewalld on RHEL7: I’m a person who is nuts about security. Seeing multiple layers of security being circumvented on a network is just against the reasons I’m security-centric all times. Some...

How to Fix Openstack Nova error “NoValidHost: No valid host was found.There are not...

I was trying to Deploy Openstack for testing inside VirtualBox and i got an error "NoValidHost: No valid host was found.There are not enough hosts available." while trying to run an...

How to convert VirtualBox Disk Image (VDI) and img to Qcow2 format

This simple guide will show you the easiest way to convert VDI disk image to use on your Openstack Cloud environment. It's easy to use and you just have to isntall...