About the SDC Head Node

Modified: 22 Nov 2017 17:38 UTC
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The head node is a server that controls all of the other servers in a datacenter. It provides the applications for provisioning new SmartMachines, interfacing with the customer database, and providing the public API.

To learn how to install the SmartDataCenter software on the head node, see Installing SDC Software on the Head Node

At a Glance

This topic describes the organization of the head node.