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OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook by Kevin Jackson

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User management by using OpenStack Dashboard

OpenStack Dashboard gives us the ability to conduct user management through the web interface. This allows an administrator to easily create and amend users within an OpenStack environment. To manage users, you must log in as a user that is a member of the admin role.

Getting ready

Load a web browser, point it to our OpenStack Dashboard address at http://172.16.0.1/, and log in as the admin user with the password openstack.

How to do it...

User management under OpenStack Dashboard is achieved by carrying out the steps discussed in the following sections.

Adding Users

To add users, perform the following steps:

  1. Under Admin System Panel, click on the Users option to bring back a list of users on the system: ...

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