configure KVM networking

Configure KVM Networking With virsh, nmcli and brctl in Linux

There are many choices for network configurations in the KVM host. In this post, I’ll guide you through two main choices to configure KVM networking. We’ll consider internal networking and external...

Openstack Liberty Lab Part Three: Configuring Keystone identity service

So far we've covered part one and part two of our Openstack Lab guide series. The aim of this series Labs is not to prepare you for Openstack Sys Admin role,...

Openstack Liberty Lab Part Six: Configure Neutron Network Service

We'll install Neutron Server on Control node which Keystone/Glance/Nova API are already installed.For our case, the control node runs all openstack services. Before writing this part of the tutorial, i had...

How to install VMware Tools in a Kali Linux 2.0 Guest Operating system

If you just downloaded Kali Linux 2.0 and want to run it on Vmware Workstation you'll have to install Vmware tools on the guest os to keep going. Doing so requires...

How to set Default Vagrant Provider to Virtualbox on Linux; Fedora,Debian,Ubuntu

I have been using vagrant to manage my Virtual Machines for long time. Vagrant provides you with such cool Virtual Machines control system. I tried creating a virtual machine on my...

Openstack Liberty Lab Part Five: Configure Nova Compute Service

This is part Five of our Openstack Lab guide series.So far we've covered: Openstack Liberty Lab PART ONE: Setup Networking and all Prerequisites Openstack Liberty Lab PART TWO: Install Openstack Packages Openstack Liberty Lab...
How to add flavors to openstack using cli

How to add flavors to openstack using cli

How to add flavors to openstack using cli: This is a continuation of getting started with Openstack compute platform series. Earlier in the series we looked at  Adding images to Openstack...

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 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...
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...