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Richard Boswell
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Attended Hume-Fogg High School
Lives in Frisco, TX
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Spencer Hall interviews former SR-71 Blackbird pilot Rick McCrary about what it's like to fly the world's fastest plane. Spoiler: It's terrifying.
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Part 3 - How to install OpenStack Havana on Ubuntu - KVM and the hypervisor services
This is the third post of a multi-part installation guide describing how I installed OpenStack Havana. This post specifically talks about installing KVM and the nova-compute and neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent services. The first post discussed how to depl...
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Thanks for the answers, will look into Murano and do some more research
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Part 1 - How to install OpenStack Havana on Ubuntu - Prerequisites, Horizon, Keystone, and Nova
This post is the first of a multi-part series describing how I installed and configured OpenStack Havana within a test environment. This first post will discuss the method I used to install and configure the base OS, the OpenStack prerequisites, and Keyston...
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Part 2 - How to install OpenStack Havana on Ubuntu - Neutron using the ML2 plugin + Open vSwitch agent configured to use GRE
This post is the second in a multi-part series describing how I installed and configured OpenStack Havana within a test environment. The first post detailed the environment setup and how to install/configure the prerequisites (database and MQ), Keystone, No...
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the file is in /etc/init/, and is neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent.conf
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How to determine the Open vSwitch port assigned to a VM instance in OpenStack
How to determine the Open vSwitch port assigned to a VM instance in OpenStack This post describes a method to determine quickly what OVS ports are assigned to an OpenStack VM instance. It does require access to the OpenStack network CLI client. Retrieve the...
This post describes a method to determine quickly what OVS ports are assigned to an OpenStack VM instance. It does require access to the OpenStack network CLI client. Retrieve the port-list and grep for the IP address assigned to the port. # quantum port-list | grep 192.168.20.3 ...
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How to determine the specific DHCP agent assigned to a Quantum/Neutron network in OpenStack
How to determine the specific DHCP agent assigned to a Quantum/Neutron network in OpenStack This is a quick post to remind me how to figure out which DHCP agent is assigned to a specific subnet in OpenStack. These steps aren't specific to a version but do e...
This is a quick post to remind me how to figure out which DHCP agent is assigned to a specific subnet in OpenStack. These steps aren't specific to a version but do expect that namespaces are being used. SSH to the server hosting the OpenStack DHCP agent service. Make sure you either source a ...
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I've taken the Singapore to LAX flight a few times, being in the air that long is always interesting...
The world's longest nonstop flight -- Newark, New Jersey, to Singapore in 19 hours -- is ending. Travelers and pilots share tips on flying "ultralonghauls."
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  • VMware
    Consulting Architect, 2014 - present
  • MomentumSI
    Principal Consultant, 2013 - 2014
  • Visa Inc.
    Chief Systems Engineer, 2005 - 2013
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  • Hume-Fogg High School
    1989 - 1991
  • Hillsboro High School
    1991 - 1993
  • Fountainhead College of Technology
    2000 - 2001
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