My homelab is always a cause of headaches. It usually becomes out of date and I don’t have a time or a desire to maintain it. Recently, I test a lot of technology related to Devops. It becomes my new area of interest, especially configuration management. In most of cases it requires multiple VM to test, or … [Read more…]
In today’s post I’ll show you how to reduce cost of your backup using S3 lifecycle management. But first its worth to mentioned about Amazon storage classes. Amazon has very diverse offer regarding storage. At the time i’m writing this post you can chose between four main storage type. Elastic Block Storage (EBS) as the name suggest, its … [Read more…]
This post is a continuation of article about cloud backup. I you haven’t read it yet, first part is available here. You should have your backup files ready. It looks like this: Next step is going to be configuration of your AWS account. To make it available for sync software, you have to create backup … [Read more…]
After a long break i’m going to reactivate my blog. I’ve decided to start with one of the most important topic for everyone. Well, at least it should be. Backup is what i’m talking about. Its quite shocking how many small companies / startups is not thinking about backing up their date. If you are … [Read more…]
EMC has just announced availability of new version of software defined solution, mimicking hardware array VNX – vVNX Comunity Edition. What is more interesting it is free and without any limits for non-production use! In next few articles i’ll present capabilities of vVNX and check if it’s a viable solution for home lab. To download vVNX go to … [Read more…]
Used to generate the names of provisioned machines Role responsible – Fabric Administrator prefixes are shared across all tenants Every business group has a default machine prefix. Every blueprint must have a machine prefix or use the group default prefix. Configured on Administration -> Blueprints tab.
When Active Directory or LDAP is configured as Identity Store, it is possible to assign users from directory. Use the magnifier icon near specific role field.
Business groups can also contain support users, who can request and manage machines on behalf of other group members.
A business group must have at least one business group manager, who monitors the resource use for the group and often is an approver for catalog requests. In IaaS, group managers also create and manage machine blueprints for the groups they manage.
Business Groups A business group associates a set of services and resources to a set of users, often corresponding to a line of business, department, or other organizational unit. Business groups are managed on the Infrastructure tab but are used throughout the service catalog. Entitlements in the catalog are based on business groups. To request … [Read more…]