Managing VMs

This page describes common management tasks for your VM in the "SKY" Virtualization Cluster. For basic setup and access information, please refer to our "VMs Overview" documentation page.

Restarting your VM


Adding users to your VM

Explain local vs RCC account access, sky_vm_admins group, and sshd_config AllowGroups directive.

Software Updates

Explain what we do automatically and how to add/update software with yum.

Mounting Panasas or Lustre

Explain how to use Panass or Lustre on the VM.

Running Puppet Locally

Explain that we run Puppet agent, but users can also run their own configuration management with Puppet.