[openstack-dev] [nova-compute][nova][libvirt] Extending Nova-Compute for image prefetching

Markus Zoeller mzoeller at de.ibm.com
Fri Oct 23 14:38:41 UTC 2015

Mathieu Gagné <mgagne at internap.com> wrote on 10/22/2015 08:08:07 PM:
> > Could you maybe add a short explanation what the use case is? IOW,
> > when and why do I (in whatever role) prefetch images? 
> > 
> This previous OpenStack Summit presentation at Paris is a great example
> of use case:
> https://www.openstack.org/summit/openstack-paris-summit-2014/session-
> videos/presentation/cold-start-booting-of-1000-vms-under-10-minutes
> -- 
> Mathieu

Thanks, that's a great presentation with impressive numbers. I wasn't
aware that there could be the need to distribute new images such often.

Regards, Markus Zoeller (markus_z)

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