Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Potential New Use Cases

2012-10-25 Thread Nick Barcet
Let's imagine that the service that launch instances can tag the instance with: a) a common service identifier (constant) b) a uuid unique for each Unit of the service such as constant:uuid If that tag is passed onto the events which ceilometer stores in its entirety as meta, I do not see what

[Openstack] [Announce][Ceilometer] Release 0.1 (Folsom)

2012-10-12 Thread Nick Barcet
, Graham Bins, Francis Lacoste, Thierry Carrez, Anne Gentle, Surya Prabhakar, Nick Barcet and the OpenStack Infrastructure team have provided help in making this release possible (we hope we did not miss anyone here...). Why doesn’t ceilometer do this? === We would enjoy hearing

Re: [Openstack] billing for openstack

2012-10-09 Thread Nick Barcet
of Ceilometer[1][2] which provides a central point for a billing implementation to fetch its usage data from. Not sure if that fully answers your question though... [1]http://launchpad.net/ceilometer [2]http://ceilometer.readthedocs.org Best, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Bare metal and Metering

2012-09-13 Thread Nick Barcet
On 09/13/2012 04:33 PM, Tim Bell wrote: Reading through the post from Mirantis on bare metal support on OpenStack (http://www.mirantis.com/blog/bare-metal-provisioning-with-openstack-cloud/), I was wondering how this would interact with the metering work in ceilometer. So far, only

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] *ALT TIME* Metering meeting agenda for Wed at 21:00 UTC (Sept 12th, 2012)

2012-09-12 Thread Nick Barcet
On 09/11/2012 11:22 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: PLEASE NOTE THE ALTERNATIVE MEETING TIME WED 21:00 UTC The metering project team will hold its next meeting at alternate time on *Wednesday* at 9PM UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=21min=0sec=0. Everyone

[Openstack] [ceilometer] *ALT TIME* Metering meeting agenda for Wed at 21:00 UTC (Sept 12th, 2012)

2012-09-11 Thread Nick Barcet
of ceilometer * Open discussion If you are not able to attend or have additional topic you would like to cover, please update the agenda on the wiki. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Weekly irc meetings time change?

2012-09-07 Thread Nick Barcet
On 09/05/2012 11:51 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: Thanks for asking, I was just about to come up with this. So based on the poll, it seems that the 3-4pm UTC time slot received the most favors with 9 yes, 1 if need be and 1 no. So I guess we'll have to do without Angus, unless we want to do

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] *NEW TIME* Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 15:00 UTC (Sept 5th, 2012)

2012-09-06 Thread Nick Barcet
On 09/05/2012 12:19 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: PLEASE NOTE THE NEW MEETING TIME, ONE HOUR EARLIER The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1500 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Weekly irc meetings time change?

2012-09-05 Thread Nick Barcet
On 09/05/2012 08:55 AM, SPN wrote: On 2012-08-31 21:34, Nick Barcet wrote: On 08/30/2012 09:49 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: I am about to open a poll to pick from 0600, 1200, 1500 and 2100 UTC on Google. Will reply to this thread when it opens. We'll have to go with what fits most. The poll

[Openstack] [ceilometer] *NEW TIME* Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 15:00 UTC (Sept 5th, 2012)

2012-09-05 Thread Nick Barcet
presence from down under * Open discussion If you are not able to attend or have additional topic you would like to cover, please update the agenda on the wiki. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] *NEW TIME* Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 15:00 UTC (Sept 5th, 2012)

2012-09-05 Thread Nick Barcet
On 09/05/2012 01:11 PM, surya_prabha...@dell.com wrote: On 09/05/12 15:49, Nick Barcet wrote: PLEASE NOTE THE NEW MEETING TIME, ONE HOUR EARLIER The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1500 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Weekly irc meetings time change?

2012-08-31 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/30/2012 09:49 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: I am about to open a poll to pick from 0600, 1200, 1500 and 2100 UTC on Google. Will reply to this thread when it opens. We'll have to go with what fits most. The poll is now open at [1], please submit your preference(s) there. I will close

Re: [Openstack] Billing in Openstack

2012-08-30 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/30/2012 03:40 AM, Emilien Macchi wrote: Hi, You should read Ceilometer Project [1] and try it into DevStack directly in editing localrc before to run devstack and add : enable_service ceilometer-acompute,ceilometer-acentral, ceilometer-collector Enjoy ! [1]

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Weekly irc meetings day and time change?

2012-08-30 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/30/2012 09:11 AM, Thomas Goirand wrote: On 08/30/2012 04:20 PM, Julien Danjou wrote: On Thu, Aug 30 2012, Angus Salkeld wrote: I'd like to attend but am in Australia. I am quite flexible so it might be easier to say what times don't suit. Basically midnight - 6am which in UTC is 14:00

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 30rd, 2012)

2012-08-30 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/29/2012 08:29 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Agenda: http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda

[Openstack] [ceilometer] Weekly irc meetings day and time change?

2012-08-29 Thread Nick Barcet
to the project, we are happy to receive your suggestions too, but since this meeting is meant to coordinate between contributors, the result of this poll will be heavily skewed toward active members preferences. [1] http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/ Thanks, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka

[Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 29rd, 2012)

2012-08-29 Thread Nick Barcet
, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~openstack Post to : openstack@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 23rd, 2012)

2012-08-23 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/23/2012 05:18 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Agenda: http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda

[Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 23rd, 2012)

2012-08-22 Thread Nick Barcet
to attend or have additional topic you would like to cover, please update the agenda on the wiki. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list

[Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 16th, 2012)

2012-08-16 Thread Nick Barcet
. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~openstack Post to : openstack@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 16th, 2012)

2012-08-16 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/16/2012 03:54 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Agenda: http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda

Re: [Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 9th, 2012)

2012-08-10 Thread Nick Barcet
On 08/08/2012 05:54 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Agenda: http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda

[Openstack] [ceilometer] Metering meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (Aug 9th, 2012)

2012-08-08 Thread Nick Barcet
and find contributor to work on it if we are going to do it * Discuss integration with Heat * Open discussion If you are not able to attend or have additional topic you would like to cover, please update the agenda on the wiki. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas

[Openstack] [metering] General request for feedback on Ceilometer's road-map

2012-07-13 Thread Nick Barcet
/EfficientMetering/RoadMap [2] http://wiki.openstack.org/EfficientMetering/APIProposalv1 [3] http://ceilometer.readthedocs.org Thanks for your help and support, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [Openstack] [metering] Ceilometer PTL Election Process - Call for candidate

2012-07-13 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/11/2012 02:24 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Candidates should, before July 24th: 1/ declare themselves on this mailing list It has been so much fun and so rewarding to kick-start this project, that I can't resist to propose myself as Candidate. Not being a true developer places me in an awkward

Re: [Openstack] Time for a UK Openstack User Group meeting ?

2012-07-12 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/05/2012 07:02 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: On 07/04/2012 05:38 PM, Day, Phil wrote: Hi All, I’m thinking it’s about time we had an OpenStack User Group meeting in the UK , and would be interested in hearing from anyone interested in attending, presenting, helping to organise, etc. London

Re: [Openstack] [metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (July 12th, 2012)

2012-07-12 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/11/2012 02:34 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Agenda: http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda

Re: [Openstack] Management tools survey

2012-07-11 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/11/2012 05:18 AM, Nick Lothian wrote: Hi, I'm trying to understand how people are doing management of servers and storage across multiple clouds (or perhaps it is only me that has this problem!). I've created a short survey I'd appreciate any responses on:

[Openstack] [metering] Ceilometer PTL Election Process - Call for candidate

2012-07-11 Thread Nick Barcet
be found on the above mentioned wiki page, but in the event we have missed someone, please shout. Candidates should, before July 24th: 1/ declare themselves on this mailing list 2/ add their name on the wiki page [1] http://wiki.openstack.org/EfficientMetering/PTLElectionProcess Cheers, -- Nick

[Openstack] [metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (July 12th, 2012)

2012-07-11 Thread Nick Barcet
-10-20.01.html - http://eavesdrop.openstack.org/meetings/openstack-meeting/2012/openstack-meeting.2012-07-10-20.01.log.html * Open discussion If you are not able to attend or have additional topic you would like to cover, please update the agenda on the wiki. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar

Re: [Openstack] Bandwidth limit

2012-07-10 Thread Nick Barcet
There are a way to limit the bandwith of the tenants?? This would be a request for Quantum, which I don't think has been fully addressed yet, based on this thread [4]. [4] http://www.mail-archive.com/openstack@lists.launchpad.net/msg13611.html Hope this helps, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka

Re: [Openstack] Ceilometer application for incubation

2012-07-06 Thread Nick Barcet
. Thanks, Nick On Jul 5, 2012, at 12:52 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Dear members of the Project Policy Board, After 3 month of work on the Ceilometer project, and great progress being made, our last meeting IRC meeting [1] validated that we should be submitting this project for incubation

Re: [Openstack-poc] [Openstack] Ceilometer application for incubation

2012-07-06 Thread Nick Barcet
. Thanks, Nick On Jul 5, 2012, at 12:52 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Dear members of the Project Policy Board, After 3 month of work on the Ceilometer project, and great progress being made, our last meeting IRC meeting [1] validated that we should be submitting this project for incubation

Re: [Openstack] [metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (July 5th, 2012)

2012-07-05 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/04/2012 08:16 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Agenda: http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda

Re: [Openstack] Time for a UK Openstack User Group meeting ?

2012-07-05 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/04/2012 05:38 PM, Day, Phil wrote: Hi All, I’m thinking it’s about time we had an OpenStack User Group meeting in the UK , and would be interested in hearing from anyone interested in attending, presenting, helping to organise, etc. London would seem the obvious choice, but we could

[Openstack] Ceilometer application for incubation

2012-07-05 Thread Nick Barcet
://wiki.openstack.org/Governance/Proposed/Ceilometer On behalf of the Ceilometer project team, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net

[Openstack-poc] Ceilometer application for incubation

2012-07-05 Thread Nick Barcet
://wiki.openstack.org/Governance/Proposed/Ceilometer On behalf of the Ceilometer project team, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net

Re: [Openstack] [metering] resource metadata changes and billing

2012-07-04 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/29/2012 03:04 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: [..] My conclusion from all of this (over-)thinking is that the ceilometer API should assume the simple case and ignore the metadata changes when computing the sum or maximum value for a counter over a range of time. More complex processing will be

[Openstack] [metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (July 5th, 2012)

2012-07-04 Thread Nick Barcet
/civs.html - http://www.opavote.org/ * Discuss project's next priorities * Open discussion If you are not able to attend or have additional topic you would like to cover, please update the agenda on the wiki. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas

Re: [Openstack] [metering] resource metadata changes and billing

2012-07-04 Thread Nick Barcet
On 07/04/2012 10:55 PM, Julien Danjou wrote: On Wed, Jul 04 2012, Nick Barcet wrote: I therefore propose that we leave the API as is, knowing the side effects of such high level sum and duration calculations. If we agree on this, I take the action to document the limitation of the summary

[Openstack] [Metering] First draft of plugin/agent documentation

2012-06-27 Thread Nick Barcet
I've just committed a first of the plugin/agent documentation to stackforge/ceilometer. Reviews welcome: https://review.stackforge.org/#/c/250/ Thanks, Nick signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list:

Re: [Openstack] [metering] Cinder usage data retrieval

2012-06-25 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/21/2012 12:44 PM, Thomas, Duncan wrote: John Griffith on 20 June 2012 18:26 wrote: On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 10:53 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: What we want is to retrieve the maximum amount of data, so we can meter things, to bill them in the end. For now

Re: [Openstack] Get vcpu hours per instance

2012-06-21 Thread Nick Barcet
-- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~openstack Post to : openstack@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (June 21st, 2012)

2012-06-21 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/20/2012 08:55 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a weekly meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC. Everyone is welcome. http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda Topics for this week: * Review last week's actions - nijaba

[Openstack] [metering] Cinder usage data retrieval

2012-06-20 Thread Nick Barcet
, Regards, ¹ http://launchpad.net/ceilometer -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~openstack Post to : openstack@lists.launchpad.net

Re: [Openstack] [metering] Cinder usage data retrieval

2012-06-20 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/20/2012 07:26 PM, John Griffith wrote: On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 10:53 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: Hello John (or anyone else working on cinder), As part of the ceilometer project¹, we're working on usage data retrieval from various OpenStack components. One of them

[Openstack] [Metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (June 21st, 2012)

2012-06-20 Thread Nick Barcet
to discuss to the wiki page. Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~openstack Post to : openstack@lists.launchpad.net

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (June 14th, 2012)

2012-06-14 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/13/2012 12:39 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a weekly meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC. Everyone is welcome. http://wiki.openstack.org/Meetings/MeteringAgenda Topics for this week: * Review last week's actions * dhellmann

[Openstack] [Metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (June 14th, 2012)

2012-06-13 Thread Nick Barcet
effort that jd___ is leading [1]http://www.mail-archive.com/openstack@lists.launchpad.net/msg12859.html Cheers, -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka nijaba, nicolas signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature ___ Mailing list: https

Re: [Openstack] [metering] notification metadata

2012-06-13 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/12/2012 05:51 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: See https://review.stackforge.org/163 for the code. On Tue, Jun 12, 2012 at 11:05 AM, Doug Hellmann doug.hellm...@dreamhost.com mailto:doug.hellm...@dreamhost.com wrote: I am working on bug 1006120, adding metadata to the instance-related

Re: [Openstack] [metering] notification metadata

2012-06-13 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/13/2012 01:55 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 6:56 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 06/12/2012 05:51 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: See https://review.stackforge.org/163 for the code. On Tue, Jun 12

[Openstack] [Metering] Meter configuration mechanism v0.2

2012-06-11 Thread Nick Barcet
Following up on our last meeting and the comments collected on the mailing list, here is a second version of the proposal for centrally hosting configuration of meters in ceilometer. The main idea is that all meters of a given type should be sending similarly formatted information in order for

[Openstack] [metering] Ceilometer volume calculator

2012-06-08 Thread Nick Barcet
Hello, Following up on yesterday's meeting, I have started a first version of a google spreadsheet to estimate volume of events generated by ceilometer [1]. Comments and suggestions for improvement are of course welcome. [1]

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] polling intervals, was: Agent configuration mechanism

2012-06-07 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/06/2012 05:06 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: Starting a new thread for this topic... On Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 5:43 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 06/05/2012 09:03 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: Right now we

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] signing messages, was Re: Agent configuration mechanism

2012-06-07 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/06/2012 05:20 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: Starting a new thread... On Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 5:43 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 06/05/2012 09:03 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 12:59 PM, Nick

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Agent configuration mechanism

2012-06-06 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/05/2012 09:03 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 12:59 PM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 06/05/2012 04:44 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 10:41 AM, Doug Hellmann doug.hellm

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Agent configuration mechanism

2012-06-06 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/06/2012 10:39 AM, Julien Danjou wrote: On Tue, Jun 05 2012, Nick Barcet wrote: I would have thought that we may want to support different intervals per meters, based on the billing rules that one may want to offer. For example, I may want to bill compute by the hour but floating IPs

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Agent configuration mechanism

2012-06-06 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/06/2012 10:35 AM, Julien Danjou wrote: On Tue, Jun 05 2012, Nick Barcet wrote: The main idea is that all agents of a given type should be sending similarly formatted information in order for the information to be usable, hence the need to ensure that configuration info is centrally

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Agent configuration mechanism

2012-06-05 Thread Nick Barcet
On 06/05/2012 04:44 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 10:41 AM, Doug Hellmann doug.hellm...@dreamhost.com mailto:doug.hellm...@dreamhost.com wrote: On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 9:56 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote

Re: [Openstack] [Glance] Using HTTP PATCH

2012-05-23 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/23/2012 09:39 PM, Joshua Harlow wrote: Is there anyway u can just make it a configuration option? v2imagemethod = ‘PUT’... This would make sense as rfc 5789 is only 2 years old, which means that there must be numerous firewalls and proxies which may not have been updated yet in

Re: [Openstack] [metering] high-level design proposal

2012-05-23 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/22/2012 07:15 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 05/22/2012 03:26 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: - In addition to a signature, I think we would need a sequence number

Re: [Openstack] [metering] high-level design proposal

2012-05-22 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/21/2012 10:52 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: I have written up some of my thoughts on a proposed design for ceilometer in the wiki [1]. I'm sure there are missing details, but I wanted to start getting ideas into writing so they could be discussed here on the list, since I've talked about

Re: [Openstack] [metering] high-level design proposal

2012-05-22 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/22/2012 03:26 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: - In addition to a signature, I think we would need a sequence number to be embedded by the agent for each message sent, so that loss of messages, or forgery of messages, can be detected by the collector and further audit process.

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Meeting agenda for Thursday at 16:00 UTC (May 17th, 2012)

2012-05-18 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/16/2012 08:44 PM, Nick Barcet wrote: Hi, The metering project team holds a weekly meeting in #openstack-meeting, Thursdays at 1600 UTC http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?hour=16min=0sec=0. Everyone is welcome. Since we were not able to conclude on the API

[Openstack] [metering] Choice of a messaging queue

2012-05-18 Thread Nick Barcet
. e) queue should be horizontally scalable The scalability of queue servers should be achievable by increasing the number of servers. Not sure this list is exhaustive or viable, feel free to comment on it, but the real question is: which queue should we be using here? Cheers, -- Nick Barcet

Re: [Openstack] [metering] example of discrete counter

2012-05-18 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/17/2012 10:48 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: I have added a row to the list of counters for discrete events such as uploading an image to glance [1]. Please let me know if you think I need more exposition to explain discrete counters. Doug [1]

Re: [Openstack] [metering] Do we need an API and storage?

2012-05-17 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/17/2012 11:13 AM, Loic Dachary wrote: On 05/16/2012 11:00 PM, Francis J. Lacoste wrote: I'm now of the opinion that we exclude storage and API from the metering project scope. Let's just focus on defining a metering message format, bus, and maybe a client-library to make it easy to

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] External API definition

2012-05-10 Thread Nick Barcet
would cover that and more. Dan Dyer dan.d...@hp.com On Wed, May 9, 2012 at 10:44 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.comwrote: Doug Hellmann doug.hellm...@dreamhost.com wrote: On Wed, May 9, 2012 at 11:27 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.comwrote: On 05/08/2012 08:27 AM, Nick

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Meeting agenda for today 16:00 UTC (May 3rd, 2012)

2012-05-10 Thread Nick Barcet
@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~openstack More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp - -- Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com aka: nicolas, nijaba -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: APG v1.0.8 iGsEAREIACsFAk+r1T8kHE5pY29sYXMgQmFyY2V0IDxuaWNvbGFzQGJhcmNldC5j

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] External API definition

2012-05-09 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/08/2012 08:27 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: [..] Thinking about this, I think we need to expend the API a bit to reflect the evolutions of the schema that we decided last week. Here are my proposals: * Requests allow to GET account_id list change to: GET [user_id|project_id|source] list

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] External API definition

2012-05-09 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/09/2012 08:36 AM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Tue, May 8, 2012 at 8:43 PM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 05/08/2012 11:39 AM, Doug Hellmann wrote: [..] * Requests must be authenticated (separate from keystone

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] External API definition

2012-05-09 Thread Nick Barcet
Doug Hellmann doug.hellm...@dreamhost.com wrote: On Wed, May 9, 2012 at 11:27 AM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.comwrote: On 05/08/2012 08:27 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: [..] Thinking about this, I think we need to expend the API a bit to reflect the evolutions of the schema that we

[Openstack] [Metering] External API definition

2012-05-08 Thread Nick Barcet
Hello, The 3rd meeting of the Ceilometer project will be held on May 10th at 1600 UTC in the #openstack-meeting channel on Freenode. The main subject we will be tackling this week is the external API definition and I'd like to gather you opinions on the subject prior to the meeting. The current

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] External API definition

2012-05-08 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/08/2012 11:39 AM, Doug Hellmann wrote: [..] * Requests must be authenticated (separate from keystone, or only linked to accounting type account) What is the motivation for authenticating with a service other than keystone? The only thing I am trying to express here is that

[Openstack] [Metering] Adding a source notion to the schema

2012-05-04 Thread Nick Barcet
Following up on the discussion on IRC yesterday during the metering meeting, I'd like to explain my proposal to add the notion of source to the schema of our event.  The current goal we have for ceilometer is to provide a common way to accumulate counters/meters from various openstack component

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] schema and counter definitions

2012-05-04 Thread nick . barcet
-Original Message- From: Thierry Carrez thie...@openstack.org To: openstack@lists.launchpad.net Sent: Fri, 04 May 2012 2:50 Subject: Re: [Openstack] [Metering] schema and counter definitions Robert Collins wrote: On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 5:27 AM, Turner, Whit (Cloud Services)

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] schema and counter definitions

2012-05-04 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/04/2012 02:50 AM, Thierry Carrez wrote: Robert Collins wrote: On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 5:27 AM, Turner, Whit (Cloud Services) whit.tur...@hp.com wrote: Hi - I think a flexible aggregation scheme is needed; the levels of aggregation available should be definable in the meter independent of

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Adding a source notion to the schema

2012-05-04 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/04/2012 02:25 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 12:29 PM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: Following up on the discussion on IRC yesterday during the metering meeting, I'd like to explain my proposal to add

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] Adding a source notion to the schema

2012-05-04 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/04/2012 03:11 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 6:03 PM, Nick Barcet nick.bar...@canonical.com mailto:nick.bar...@canonical.com wrote: On 05/04/2012 02:25 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 12:29 PM, Nick Barcet nick.bar

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] schema and counter definitions

2012-05-01 Thread Nick Barcet
On 05/01/2012 02:23 AM, Loic Dachary wrote: On 04/30/2012 11:39 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 3:43 PM, Loic Dachary l...@enovance.com mailto:l...@enovance.com wrote: On 04/30/2012 08:03 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 11:43 AM, Loic Dachary

Re: [Openstack] [Metering] First meeting for the Metering project

2012-04-27 Thread Nick Barcet
On 04/25/2012 09:10 AM, Nick Barcet wrote: Thanks to the 16 persons that took the time to give their preference on Doodle [1]. The poll is now closed and the meeting time that came out of it is: Thursdays at 4pm UTC on #openstack-metering I was not sure if we could use #openstack

Re: [Openstack] Configuring Keystone in OpenStack (Essex) white-papers

2012-04-27 Thread Nick Barcet
On 04/27/2012 04:35 PM, Shake Chen wrote: HI Canonical provide the keystone document about how to config. http://www.canonical.com/about-canonical/resources/white-papers/configuring-keystone-openstack-essex but The document have one mistake. when I run

[Openstack] First meeting for the Metering project

2012-04-25 Thread Nick Barcet
Thanks to the 16 persons that took the time to give their preference on Doodle [1]. The poll is now closed and the meeting time that came out of it is: Thursdays at 4pm UTC on #openstack-metering I was not sure if we could use #openstack-meeting as we are not yet an official project, lkm if

Re: [Openstack] Monitoring / Billing Architecture proposed

2012-04-24 Thread Nick Barcet
On 04/23/2012 10:45 PM, Doug Hellmann wrote: On Mon, Apr 23, 2012 at 4:14 PM, Brian Schott brian.sch...@nimbisservices.com mailto:brian.sch...@nimbisservices.com wrote: Doug, Do we mirror the table structure of nova, etc. and add created/modified columns? Or do

Re: [Openstack] Monitoring / Billing Architecture proposed

2012-04-23 Thread Nick Barcet
Hello Luis, I presented a blueprint last week [1] which proposes to clearly differentiate metering from the overall billing process. It is my understanding that billing is too complex a beast to be solved for each requirement in a satisfactory way and have therefore proposed that we should first

Re: [Openstack] Monitoring / Billing Architecture proposed

2012-04-23 Thread Nick Barcet
-- *Jaesuk Ahn*, Ph.D. Team Leader | Cloud OS Dev. Team Cloud Infrastructure Department KT (Korea Telecom) *T. +82-10-9888-0328 | F. +82-303-0993-5340* *Active member on **OpenStack Korea Community* http://www.openstack.or.kr/ Apr 23, 2012, 4:09 PM, Nick Barcet 작성: Hello Luis, I presented

Re: [Openstack] Monitoring / Billing Architecture proposed

2012-04-23 Thread Nick Barcet
On 04/23/2012 04:39 PM, Alexey Ababilov wrote: Hi! We have developed Nova Billing v2. Its documentation is currently available at http://aababilov.github.com/nova-billing-doc.github.com/. The documentation includes a glossary and architecture and API descriptions. Nova Billing v2 is a

Re: [Openstack] Canonical AWSOME

2012-04-23 Thread Nick Barcet
On 04/23/2012 02:39 PM, Thierry Carrez wrote: Philipp Wollermann wrote: What's the advantage of replacing the native EC2 compatibility layer with AWSOME from a user / operator point of view? One thing that was mentioned is that the proxy could be run on top of a public cloud that chose to

Re: [Openstack] Monitoring / Billing Architecture proposed

2012-04-23 Thread Nick Barcet
On 04/23/2012 07:06 PM, Luis Gervaso wrote: Nick, I want contribute in the discussion group. Luis, I just sent your an invite to the doodle to pick the best time for this irc meeting. Once the date will have been finalized (I'll close the poll tomorrow EOD), I'll announce the date, time and