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CloudStack AutoInstallation Script

On my recent trip to Japan, I discovered during a CloudStack presentation that one of the Japan CloudStack User Group members, Takuma Nakajima, had written an auto installation script.
This script does more than just 'yum install cloud*' it actually handles the configuration of the host. Sadly all of the directions were in Japanese, and when I first tweeted about the existence, I quickly received a request for documentation in English, and during LinuxCon Japan, Satoshi Shimazaki and Takuma Nakajima translated the README

This really is a quick and simple way to get started with CloudStack - simply pass in the arguments for what you wish to have setup, and let it do all of the hard work.




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David Nalley is currently employed by Citrix as the Community Manager for the CloudStack project. In addition he's a long time contributor to the Fedora Project, where among other things he is currently serving on the Fedora Project Board. He's also contributed to in various forms to Cobbler, Zenoss,, OLPC Math4, and Sahana. He is a frequent speaker at Free Software conferences around the nation, and writes for a number of technical and open source media publications including Linux Pro Magazine and
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Guest Monday, 29 June 2015


Citrix supports the open source community via developer support and evangelism. We have a number of developers and evangelists that participate actively in the open source community in Apache Cloudstack, OpenStack, OpenDaylight, Xen Project and XenServer. We also conduct educational activities via the Build A Cloud events held all over the world.