App Icon CentOS 7

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


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
  • Repositories (Yum): EPEL, RDO (OpenStack Liberty), CC-CentOS7 (Chameleon packages)
  • Installed packages:
    • Standard development tools such as make, gcc, gfortran, etc.
    • Config management tools: Puppet, Ansible
    • OpenStack (Newton) command-line clients
    • OpenStack Heat configuration agents
    • Chameleon utilities: cc-checks, cc-snapshot, etrace2 (CPU power measurement), Ceilometer collection agent
    • Cloudfuse

Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  fee08409-f2b7-42a4-92d2-14a542096ac6
CHI@UC:  20b3164b-e202-4ece-9ce7-cb75ed0c24ad
KVM@TACC:  2da5d442-fa33-4df0-bfd2-e322496229f6


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 1809
Created By:  mrhanlon on Feb. 3, 2016, 4:38 p.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on Oct. 24, 2018, 10:41 a.m.