Summary: Ironic-Agent provides a small agent application that exposes a RESTful API, that Ironic can use to provision a bare metal server.
Parent Program: Bare Metal Provisioning
PTL: TBD (Russell/Paul?)
Description: Ironic-Agent provides a small agent application that exposes a RESTful API, that Ironic can use to provision a bare metal server. The API exposes endpoints for writing images, preparing servers for a customer, rebooting, running health checks, and hardware maintenance such as secure erase of disks. There will exist a corresponding driver in Ironic.
Source code: https://github.com/rackerlabs/teeth-agent (soon to move to stackforge)
Programming Language: Python
Technical Dependencies: To make good use of the project, a ramdisk image must be built that runs the application.
Open Sourced? Yes, under Apache 2.0 license.
Software Maturity: Currently alpha status and not feature-complete.
Team Maturity: TBD
Project Developers Qualifications: TBD
Infrastructure requirements: TBD (CI, anything else?)
All current contributors have agreed to the OpenStack CLA.