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Re: heterogeneous instance types


On Fri, 01 Apr 2011 16:55:36 +0200
Thierry Carrez <thierry@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Brian Schott wrote:
> > 
> > I've uploaded a family of related of blueprints that the USC-ISI
> > team is hoping to integrate into the Diablo release:
> > 
> > https://blueprints.launchpad.net/nova/+spec/heterogeneous-instance-types
> > http://wiki.openstack.org/HeterogeneousInstanceTypes
> Hey Brian, interesting work!
> I was wondering if you planned support for multiple hypervisor types
> in parallel. With the recent addition of LXC, it makes sense to run
> an IaaS that proposes two types of instances, say KVM and LXC, and
> routes requests to the appropriate subset of compute nodes. Currently
> we only support one type of compute node.
> Cheers,


This sounds like an interesting idea and Im all for it.