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DevOps Weekly Meeting | October 1, 2013

Time & Location: 10am-11:30pm in LHL164


tanthony, jpr, mhanby, billb, keithjohnson

2013-10-01 Agenda


  • Storage and Backup
    • discuss summary of storage solution (slide for beta promo attached)
    • working on nas-01 connectivity to admin vlan for ceph pool access, trouble with kernel 3.11 and brocade converged drivers
    • pending: manual install of centos 6 like gluster in hvill, jpr needs to respond on clarifications
  • Research Computing Day set for Sept 26
    • RCDay presentations are on-line
    • good follow-up
    • Needs better advertising
  • OpenStackPlusCeph
    • will work on admin node to connect to public network for dns and ntp connectivity

  • old pending issues
    • ai: need to create a uab public to floating-public translation table
    • ai: need to embed table in DNS
    • ai: jpr: apply changes to ceph read caching, requires nova-compute restart. pending understanding crowbar and chef
    • todo: we need access to the admin node interface via the controller
  • dspace report.
    • ai: jpr: need to complete draft


Create slide to summarize research storage solution and promote beta.

Go over steps for nas-01 connectivity and how to create lvm volumes for home dirs built out of Ceph. NEed to configure force10 and nas-01 today.