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Cloud Images
Where is the documentation?
What is Cloud Images and how does it relate to Glance?
What does Cloud Images expose, exactly?
Why are the Glance operations being exposed?
What kind of new functionality can be accessed...
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When you take an image of a Cloud Server, you make an exact replica of the Cloud Server that is then stored in Cloud Files. This image can be used to create a new Cloud Server or to rebuild an existing Cloud Server. 
Images are...
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The following permissions matrix displays specific permissions for the roles in Cloud Images. The matrix displays the method names, their corresponding RESTful API commands, and the roles that are supported.  
API Documentation...
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Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Some new task states have been exposed in the OpenStack Server Extended Status Extension that provide more fine-grained visibility into server state during the image-create (or "snapshot") process.  In this article, I'll tell you...
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Overview
What are Scheduled Images?
Cloud Servers users can create two different kinds of images from their running servers: manual, or scheduled. A manual image is d by the user, and runs only one time. A Scheduled Image is an...
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Introduction
While enabling or disabling scheduled images can be done through the Cloud Control Panel, the control panel does not yet give you the ability to manage the images themselves. However, this can easily be done from the...
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Finally, when you are done using your server and are ready to delete it, you can do this through the New Cloud Control Panel.  If you have already saved a backup image of your server you can use that image to create a new server...
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In this article we dicuss the process for resizing your server - changing the RAM and disk space allocation. Note that at this time, Windows servers can be resized to a larger allocation but cannot be resized down to a lesser...
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One advantage of rebuilding your server (versus creating a new server) is that you retain the same IP address, which saves you from having to update your DNS records and wait for DNS propagation.
Note: Rebuilding an image...
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Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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FAQ

Cloud Images
Where is the documentation?
What is Cloud Images and how does it relate to Glance?
What does Cloud Images expose, exactly?
Why are the Glance operations being exposed?
What kind of new functionality can be accessed...
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You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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Scaling and High Availability

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Load Balancing

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Server Management

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Resizing

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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In this article we dicuss the process for resizing your server - changing the RAM and disk space allocation. Note that at this time, Windows servers can be resized to a larger allocation but cannot be resized down to a lesser...
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You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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Backups

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Migrations

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Performance

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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API

Rackspace Cloud Servers has introduced a new architecture for Linux and Microsoft Windows servers called Performance Cloud Servers. This article describes some of the major features and benefits that this new offering provides:...
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Apache

Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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Windows Tools

Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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Linux MySQL

Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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DNS

Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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Windows Server 2003

Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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Windows Server 2008

Problem:  After issuing a password reset request for a Windows Server acting as a Domain Controller (DC), the password does not reset.
Cause:  The Rackspace Cloud Servers Agent service attempts to alter the local Security...
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Server Migration

You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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Linux Tools

You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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MySQL

You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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Version Control Systems

You have just learned how to restore servers from an image. These images are ideal for use as templates or "gold images", so that you can easily restore to a known configuration or rapidly deploy additional Cloud Servers. This...
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