cloudstack-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Sebastien Goasguen <run...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Cloudstack S3 (Simple Storage Service) Support
Date Thu, 07 Mar 2013 13:03:40 GMT
Asmita, a while back I did this deck:

http://www.slideshare.net/sebastiengoasguen/cloudstack-s3

I did not test it with 4.0, so it probably needs to be updated.

On Mar 7, 2013, at 6:27 AM, Asmita Vagyani <Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> I can see that cloudstack has S3 support , and we can enable the S3 flag in Cloudstack.
> However, I want to know if I can let user create storage buckets and give users a key
with which they can put data into these storage buckets.
> I think, I can have my own huge single NFS storage server, and as the user come I can
assign buckets on the server.
> 
> Let me know if this is possible from cloudstack, if yes then which API documentation
can help me find a solution.
> 
> Thanks and Regards.
> 
> Asmita 
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chiradeep Vittal [mailto:Chiradeep.Vittal@citrix.com] 
> Sent: 01 February 2013 AM 03:20
> To: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Cloudstack S3 (Simple Storage Service) Support
> 
> The storage.root parameter in cloud-bridge.properties can point to any
> filesystem: with this you will get a filesystem-backed S3 service.
> However the reliability, durability and scalability are guaranteed by the choice of filesystem.
For example if the filesystem is an NFS mount provided by a NetApp server, the reliability
properties of the NetApp server would apply.
> 
> On 1/29/13 10:39 PM, "Asmita Vagyani" <Asmita.Vagyani@sigma-systems.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> Hi all,
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> I've been doing some reading  there are definitely implementation that 
>> make use of Cloudstack and provide a Storage Instance type server.
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Essentially we want the same type of service as the Amazon S3 (Simple 
>> Storage Service).
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Cloudstack has an S3 interface though it is not enabled by default 
>> (need to change Global Setting):
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/CLOUDSTACK/s3-api-in-cloudstack.html
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Even though Cloudstack supports the S3 API , do we still need a storage 
>> implementation - like CAStor, or Cloudian, or GlusterFS?
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Still not clear to me if we configure anything in the Cloudstack 
>> Manager to enable this or if it is just enabling the S3 API and 
>> implementing the storage layer?
>> 
>> Please clarify.
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Thanks and Regards.
>> 
>> Asmita Patil Vagyani.
>> 
>> Tech Lead,  Sigma Software Solutions, Pune,
>> 
>> T: +91-20-25661992 / 93 / 94. Extn. : 286
>> 
> 
> 
> 


Mime
View raw message