Pretend Cloud Pretend Cloud Bio Works for Red Hat on Fedora Accidental Cloud WG member Dislikes: Bells Whistles Magic Intro What's the cloud? A joke (almost) C ollecting L ots O f U ser D ata What goes inside a cloud image? How are they built? What's in them? What's different from a normal install? Metadata What is it? Where do I get it? cloud-init Purpose Capabilities Datasources How does testcloud fit in? testcloud is the home brewed, electric moped, of "clouds" testcloud Why? Dependencies Architecture Potential Uses testing dev instances automation (not recommended) deployment Demo Time! Questions?