OpenStack configuration overview

OpenStack configuration overview

OpenStack is a collection of open source project components that enable setting up cloud services. Each component uses similar configuration techniques and a common framework for INI file options.

This guide pulls together multiple references and configuration options for the following OpenStack components:

  • Bare Metal service
  • Block Storage service
  • Compute service
  • Dashboard
  • Database service
  • Data Processing service
  • Identity service
  • Image service
  • Message service
  • Networking service
  • Object Storage service
  • Orchestration service
  • Shared File Systems service
  • Telemetry service

Also, OpenStack uses many shared service and libraries, such as database connections and RPC messaging, whose configuration options are described at Common configurations.

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