Cloud Computing - Lake Effect

UB's Research Cloud

What is Lake Effect (UB's Research Cloud)?
  Lake Effect is a subscription-based Infrastructure as a Service (IAAS) cloud that provides root level access to virtual servers and storage on de...
Thu, Feb 7, 2019 at 1:33 PM
Cloud Access and Subscriptions
  Lake Effect Cloud Accounting The Lake Effect cloud allows the user to start, stop, and terminate system virtual machines. Since starting...
Thu, Feb 21, 2019 at 3:06 PM
Use and Misuse of Lake Effect
Permitted Usage: The UB CCR Lake Effect cloud computing platform is designed for UB's faculty and staff researchers and their students.  Just as with ...
Wed, Oct 17, 2018 at 12:59 PM
Cloud Support
Cloud Support: Lake Effect is a subscription-based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud that provides root level access to virtual servers and storage ...
Thu, Feb 21, 2019 at 3:36 PM
Logging into Lake Effect - OpenStack Console
Once you've requested and been granted an account on the Lake Effect cloud, you will be able to login in to the web console.  Your username and passwor...
Thu, Feb 7, 2019 at 2:20 PM
Lake Effect Instance Types
Each instance is a virtual machine (VM) in the cloud.  An instance type defines the number of CPUs, the size of memory, and the size of storage that is giv...
Fri, Feb 1, 2019 at 11:24 AM
Images Available in OpenStack
What is an image? An image is a copy of an operating system that you will launch to run in the cloud.  Currently, CCR supports several Linux operating s...
Wed, Feb 13, 2019 at 10:22 AM
Managing Openstack Credentials
Key pairs are SSH credentials which are injected into images when they are launched.  Creating a new key pair in Openstack registers the public key and down...
Wed, Feb 13, 2019 at 10:22 AM
Launching Openstack Instances
NOTE:  Before you can launch and login to instances, you must have setup a key pair.  Instructions for creating a key pair and managing openstack credential...
Wed, Jun 13, 2018 at 3:42 PM
Security Groups - controlling access to your Openstack instance
Security groups are an important concept to understand in Openstack.  Security groups define a set of IP filter rules that determine how network traffic flo...
Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:18 AM