Private Cloud Containerization using Raspberry Pi Network

  IJETT-book-cover  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)          
© 2018 by IJETT Journal
Volume-60 Number-3
Year of Publication : 2018
Authors : Sahana M P, Sonali Joyce Lobo
DOI :  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V60P229


Sahana M P, Sonali Joyce Lobo"Private Cloud Containerization using Raspberry Pi Network", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V60(3),187-191 June 2018. ISSN:2231-5381. published by seventh sense research group

The existing FOSS IAAS cloud systems target enterprise as a primary user, students and developers usually cannot afford to maintain their own cloud and technical knowledge required to maintain is still very high. Raspberry Pi and ARM based devices is a series of little single board computers which is very affordable and caters to all the requirements. Raspberry Pi is a accomplished little device that enables people of all ages to explore cloud computing. It’s capable of doing everything we’d expect a desktop computer to do, from browsing the internet and playing high-definition video, to making spreadsheet, word-processing, and playing games. Students who wants to learn cloud should be able to span cloud servers on demand for free in their premise. This would definitely make the life of a student much better by building pocket cloud on demand easily. Raspberry Pi devices are officially supported by Docker and Kubernetes which can be used to create and orchestrate cloud containers. ARM based devices can also be used to spawn Virtual Machines using cloud stack. In this paper, Raspberry Pi and affordable device is configured with Docker and Kubernetes with a supporting Operating System to spawn on demand containers and Virtual Machines.

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Docker; Raspberry Pi; Cloud Computing; Kubernetes; Containers