Infrastructure management capabilities

Infrastructure management capabilitiesΒΆ

MCP provides the following infrastructure management capabilities to cloud operators and administrators:

  • Install MCP and its components on bare metal infrastructure.

  • Update components of MCP to improve existing capabilities and get security or other fixes.

  • Upgrade cloud platform components and other components of MCP installation to gain new capabilities.

  • Add, remove, and replace elements of the control plane and data plane physical and virtual infrastructure, including hypervisor servers and servers that host control plane services.

  • Configure bare metal servers, including disk and network settings, operating system, and IP routing.

  • Collect and expose metrics and logs from the infrastructure.

  • Generate alerts and notifications about events in the infrastructure.

  • Deploy distributed massively-scaled shared storage (Ceph) and attach it to a cloud in order to provide reliable storage to virtual machines.