Accessing the OpenStack dashboard
Once OpenStack has been deployed you can use the OpenStack dashboard (Horizon) to manage it by using a web UI. To get the URL of the dashboard use the
This URL points to Horizon login page. The credentials to use are stored in a previously generated credentials file (e.g.
The login page asks for three pieces of information. For example:
The password is the value of variable
OS_PASSWORD in the credentials file.
The login page looks like this:
After a successful login, you should see the landing page:
You can now start managing your OpenStack cloud (e.g. create additional users, launch VMs, etc.).