Monitoring Service Operator's Guide

This manual describes how system operators can install, operate, maintain, and monitor SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring.

The manual is structured as follows:

Chapter

Description

Section 1.0, Introduction to SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring

Introduces SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring, its architecture, and users.

Section 2.0, Installation

For installation and configuration of SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring, refer to the Deployment Guide, chapter Deploying the OpenStack Services, section Deploying Monasca.

Section 3.0, Operation and Maintenance

Describes the main operation and maintenance tasks for SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring.

Section 4.0, Monitoring

Describes the basic tasks involved in monitoring services and servers.

Section 5.0, Log Management

Describes the basic tasks involved in managing the log data from the services and servers.

Section B.0, Glossary

Defines the central terms relevant for SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring.

Readers of this Manual

This manual is written for operators who install, operate, and maintain SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring. It also describes how the operator uses SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring for monitoring.

The manual assumes that you have profound knowledge of OpenStack and SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring, especially the individual services SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring is composed of.

Notational Conventions

This manual uses the following notational conventions:

Add

Names of graphical user interface elements.

init

System names, for example command names and text that is entered from the keyboard.

<variable>

Variables for which values must be entered.

[option]

Optional items, for example optional command parameters.

one | two

Alternative entries.

{one | two}

Mandatory entries with alternatives.

Abbreviations

This manual uses the following abbreviations:

IaaS Infrastructure as a Service

ICMP Internet Control Message Protocol

OS Operating System

OSS Open Source Software

PaaS Platform as a Service

SaaS Software as a Service

Available Documentation

The following documentation on SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring is available:

  • Overview: A manual introducing SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring. It is written for everybody interested in SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring.

  • OpenStack Operator's Guide: A manual for SUSE OpenStack Cloud operators describing how to prepare their OpenStack platform for SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring. The manual also describes how the operators use SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring for monitoring their OpenStack services.

  • Monitoring Service Operator's Guide: A manual for system operators describing how to operate SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring in single mode. The manual also describes how the operators use SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring for monitoring their environment.

Related Web References

The following Web references provide information on open source offerings integrated with SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring:

  • OpenStack : Documentation on OpenStack, the underlying platform technology.

  • OpenStack Horizon : Documentation on the OpenStack Horizon dashboard.

  • Monasca Wiki : Information on Monasca, the core of SUSE OpenStack Cloud Monitoring.

More detailed Web references provided in this manual are subject to change without notice.

Copyright

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