A few weeks ago, I made a suggestion/push/case for what I casually refer to as “cloud light”. As a brief recap, it just means using a hybrid management platform (aka cloud management platform) to front a traditional virtualization platform like RHEV. In the end, you get automation, integration, self-service, API and everything else you would want from “private cloud”. See my previous article on Should I Migrate to the Cloud? for the “why” or “why not”..
Before we get to our “cloud light”, we need to start by deploying our traditional virtualization. In this case, “RHEV”. Continue reading “Deploying RHEV 3.6 pt1”