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OpenNebula 3 Cloud Computing by Giovanni Toraldo

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Chapter 6. Web Management

Despite the fact that the OpenNebula command-line interface is simple and straightforward to use, most users, especially non-technical ones, may prefer to use a more comfortable graphical user interface.

OpenNebula includes, from recent releases, a standalone web interface called Sunstone, which permits cloud administrators to easily manage resources, perform typical operations on them, and keep an eye on what is going on.

Sunstone installation

Sunstone was installed during the main OpenNebula installation and requires some Ruby gems to operate correctly. They are as follows:

  • json
  • rack
  • sinatra
  • thin

Hopefully, they have already been installed on your system during the execution of the install_gems script.

An additional library ...

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