In addition to CPU, RAM, and disk space configuration, you may view additional disk, I/O, and networking information about available Cloud Servers. Use this information to help you decide which Cloud Server is right for your needs. You may view the servers through either the command line novaclient or the Cloud Control Panel GUI.
For information about installing novaclient on Windows, Linux, or Mac systems, see Using python-novaclient with the Rackspace Cloud.
In the command line, run the following command:
$ nova flavor-list
All available configurations display.
The server list contains the following information:
You will see one of the following possible result sets, depending on whether the region you selected supports Performance Cloud Servers:
Copy the ID of the configuration you want to use from the ID field. You will need it to create your server. See the Cloud Servers Developer Guide to create a cloud server with novaclient.
You may view all the available information for your cloud server through the Cloud Control Panel GUI. On a single screen, you may choose what type of server to create (Windows or Linux), and the server configuration that best suits your needs. Each server option has a unique configuration of RAM, CPUs, and disk space.
Below the server information is some guidance to help you decide if the configuration is right for you.
When you are satisfied with your server information and configuration, click Create Server.
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