Triton basic operations setup and testing

Modified: 15 Jan 2016 18:43 UTC

This section walks you through the process of basic operations testing of your new Triton installation. This guide uses the Operations Portal for all examples. It is possible to use command line tools from the head node to accomplish all of these tasks, however that is outside of the scope of this document.

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Logging into the Operations Portal

Create a user and add an ssh key

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Review the details on the Sample-1G package

Test an infrastructure container

These steps will walk you through the process of provisioning, logging into, resizing, and deleting an infrastructure container. The same steps can be used with container native linux if you desire.

Provision an infrastructure container

Log into an infrastructure container

Resize an infrastructure container

Destroy an infrastructure container

Test a hardware virtualized machine

These steps will walk you through the process of provisioning, logging into, resizing, and deleting a hardware virtualized machine and will use the KVM Ubuntu image you downloaded earlier.

Provision a hardware virtual machine

Log into a hardware virtual machine

Destroy a hardware virtualized machine