It has always amazed me, how much can be accomplished by a single individual when they focus their time, talent and laser-honed persistence in the pursuit of a single, seemingly insurmountable objective. This is definitely true in the case of Heinz, who upon a whim set about single-handedly building a world-class, highly available, distributed cloud(…)
Part 1 – 0.7.0 Install Screencast In this screencast we cover a full installation of the awesome new release of Project FiFo SmartOS Cloud Orchestration – “Mystical Malamute” is one of the most exciting releases the Project has seen and jam packed with a ton of amazing new features.
One of the nicest features of smartos is the ability to deploy new instances using ZFS datasets. By default, a vanilla smartos install uses the official Joyent dataset image server which exclusively contains only Joyent built datasets. The other option which by now, most of you are probably aware, is datasets.at the community image server.(…)
Part 2 of the Project FiFo SmartOS Screencast Series – New Release Full System Overview and Demo. INCLUDES: – User Interface Configuration – Cloud Setup Overview – Simple & Lightning Fast VM Provisioning – Cloud Backup and Restoration – Working with Snapshots – Custom Dataset Creation – LeoFS S3 API Connectivity – KVM & Zone Console(…)