App Icon CentOS 7

Launch at CHI@TACC  Launch at CHI@UC  Launch at KVM@TACC


Note: If you need to use the previous version of this image at CHI@UC, please contact us via Help Desk.

The CentOS 7 appliance is built from the CentOS 7 Generic Cloud image and additionally contains packages for development, system configuration, and accessing OpenStack services.

The CentOS 7 appliance provides an convenient base image. You can customize it and snapshot it to develop your own appliances.

  • Image name: CC-CentOS7
  • Default user account: cc
  • Remote access: Key-Based SSH
  • Root access: passwordless sudo from the cc account
  • Chameleon admin access: enabled on the ccadmin account
  • Cloud-init enabled on boot: yes
  • Installed packages:
    • Standard development tools such as make, gcc, etc.
    • Config management tools: Ansible
    • OpenStack command-line clients
    • OpenStack Heat configuration agents
    • Chameleon utilities: cc-checks, cc-snapshot, etrace2 (CPU power measurement), cc-cloudfuse
  • UEFI and BIOS compatible (since version 2003)


Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  2c64204d-c804-4533-b3b8-32e6c34752b0
CHI@UC:  5692d953-1667-4398-a1ee-cfb9851a203e
KVM@TACC:  b8caf4c0-6fd0-4edf-bc53-35ad8ea8b9f6


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 2003
Created By:  mrhanlon on Feb. 3, 2016, 4:38 p.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on June 14, 2022, 10:27 p.m.