App Icon CentOS 8

Launch at CHI@TACC  Launch at KVM@TACC


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

CentOS 8 reaches EOL on December 31, 2021

The CentOS 8 appliance is built from the CentOS 8 Generic Cloud image and additionally contains packages for development, system configuration, and accessing OpenStack services.

The CentOS 8 appliance provides a convenient base image. You can customize it and snapshot it to develop your own appliances.

  • Image name: CC-CentOS8
  • 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 (CHI)


Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  974ed8b6-ff25-4c5a-8eb2-3c255cfc7362
KVM@TACC:  c0c47bc7-3d0a-49d6-a848-2bb88e603d01


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 8.4.2105
Created By:  zzhen on April 2, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on June 14, 2022, 10:26 p.m.