[openstack-dev] [heat][mistral] EventScheduler vs Mistral scheduling

Angus Salkeld asalkeld at redhat.com
Tue Nov 12 23:39:34 UTC 2013

On 12/11/13 15:13 -0800, Christopher Armstrong wrote:
>Given the recent discussion of scheduled autoscaling at the summit session
>on autoscaling, I looked into the state of scheduling-as-a-service in and
>around OpenStack. I found two relevant wiki pages:
>The first one proposes and describes in some detail a new service and API
>strictly for scheduling the invocation of webhooks.
>The second one describes a part of Mistral (in less detail) to basically do
>the same, except executing taskflows directly.
>Here's the first question: should scalable cloud scheduling exist strictly
>as a feature of Mistral, or should it be a separate API that only does
>event scheduling? Mistral could potentially make use of the event
>scheduling API (or just rely on users using that API directly to get it to
>execute their task flows).
>Second question: if the proposed "EventScheduler" becomes a real project,
>which OpenStack Program should it live under?
>Third question: Is anyone actively working on this stuff? :)

Your work mates;) https://github.com/rackerlabs/qonos

how about merge qonos into mistral, or at lest put it into stackforge?

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