Private Cloud Set Up Using Eucalyptus Open Source

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 195)


The evolution of Cloud Computing technology marks a long debate in terms of the changes produced in Information Technology (IT) for practitioners and academics, who acknowledge the involvement of several technologies during the years. This paper presents the experience of deploying a private cloud using Eucalyptus open source. Section 2 identifies the similarities and differences between cloud computing and other technologies. Section 3 describes the Eucalyptus private cloud deployment. Section 4 of this paper reveals the euca2ools operations. Moreover, the paper illustrates the encountered problems in our private cloud with their corresponding solutions. Finally, in section 6 the paper presents the concluding remarks.


private cloud Eucalyptus euca2ools troubleshooting virtualization volumes instances virtual machine images 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Automation and Applied Informatics Department, Faculty of Automation and Computers“Politehnica” University of TimisoaraTimisoaraRomania

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