Chapter 10: Template Based Deployment

10.1. Overview

Heat implements a method to launch multiple applications in a cloud environment based on coded templates. The template format supported by cOS Stream is the Heat Orchestration Template (HOT) format. This consists of human readable text files.

This chapter describes how to deploy a Clavister Firewall as an OpenStack OS::Nova::Server instance using the HOT format. It assumes a working knowledge of Heat and templates.