Creating L2 connectivity between GCE VMs in GCP using VXLAN

Cloud providers often prevent you from using L2 protocols such as ARP. These protocols however are heavily used in existing software such as keepalived. This can make it hard for to move certain workloads to the cloud. This blog post demonstrates a method for creating L2 connectivity between Virtual Machines …

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Fuel: Separate Ceph Public from Management using Network Templates

This post will demonstrate using Network Templates in Fuel to separate Ceph Public Network from Management Network. By default Fuel combines the ceph public network with the management network. The Ceph Public network is used for communicating from the compute nodes to the Ceph nodes. So in high performant storage …

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