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Settling Into The Rhythm

After another two weeks, my experience of Outreachy has been even more stimulating.
I am writing this blog to make the reader familiar with my community, project and work. Here is a quick introduction to OpenStack and Ironic.

OpenStack is a cloud operating system that controls large pools of compute, storage and networking resources throughout a datacenter, all managed and provisioned through APIs with common authentication mechanisms. It is a platform for cloud computing whereby virtual servers and other resources are made available to customers.
OpenStack is one of the fastest growing open source communities in the world.

Ironic is an OpenStack project which provisions bare metal machines instead of virtual machines (forked from the Nova baremetal driver). It can be thought as a bare metal hypervisor API and a set of plugins which interact with the bare metal hypervisors.

My project title is - "Improve Ironic Agent Image Builder". As my last post explains the technical deta…

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