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From Ron Wheeler <rwhee...@artifact-software.com>
Subject Re: New to CloudStack // Questions
Date Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:31:54 GMT
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On 20/01/2014 3:53 PM, Chad wrote:
> Hello everyone,
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> I'm interested in launching cloud services utilizing CloudStack but have a
> few questions if one wouldn't mind answering for me. Thanks in advance.
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> I intend on using Centos 6.4 (or 6.5) across the board for all hosts,
> manager servers, HV's in the cloud cluster.
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> 1.       Will CS notify me if a hardware and/or service fails on a
> particular host (node)?
>
> 2.       Is this a suitable platform for general cloud web hosting (aka
> 'shared hosting') as well as VPS and dedicated cloud hosting?
>
> 3.       Are there any templates available? I Googled and strange enough,
> could not find any at all.
>
> 4.       What's a suitable HV spec for massive vps cloud hosting? My
> guess/assumption is at least a dual hexacore with at least 16GB of ram to
> start and RAID-10 SSD drives (perhaps 1TB each) just to have that up front
> hardcore specs and space. However, if I'm understanding correctly, the disk
> portion has it's on HV while the CPU/Memory is *another* HV, can someone
> clarify this? This is the general setup concept I got from OnApp techs at
> one point.
>
> 5.       Is CS necessarily a good choice for end-customer who wants a
> "dedicated cloud" in the sense of the traditional dedicated server? This
> part for some reason I'm a bit confused on as I've seen some competitors who
> us CS and offer "dedicated cloud" using CS' platform, but pricing is about
> the same and nothing else appears different as far as redundancy, etc. Maybe
> something slipped my eyes?
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> Is there no community forum either? I also searched, only found one from
> "open citrix" which is just archives and no activity for a year or so.
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> Thanks.
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