Scalr Cloud Management with Eucalyptus – Simple and Powerful

hspencer77:

Scalr on Eucalyptus? Yep, it works…works damn well too!

Originally posted on Testing Clouds at 128bpm:

Introduction

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I have been using Eucalyptus heavily (as a quality engineer it is my day to day) for the past 1.5 years. I know the ins and the outs of system and am constantly tracking new features and bug fixes that arrive. With this knowledge it makes me a prime candidate to find out how other pieces of the cloud story can integrate with Eucalyptus.

I run a small cloud at home that I use for development and testing of different software stacks. Some of the tools that I’ve learned to use and hack on since Ive turned up my cloud include Graphite, Gitorious, Jenkins, Testlink, Zenoss. The issue with getting most of these (and any) open-source tools running is that they often require a very particular  base OS and dependency versions in order to install cleanly. This makes Eucalyptus a great tool for…

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Scalr Cloud Management with Eucalyptus – Simple and Powerful

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