Designate, a recently incubated Project, intends to solve the DNS needs of OpenStack by providing a RESTful API for managing DNS data with a variety of databases on many different backends. Additionally, Designate will also provide a service for integrating with Nova and Neutron. This talk will cover:
Why Openstack and operators need DNSaaS.
The Designate Architecture.
The Designate API.
New Features Since the Last Summit, including MiniDNS, Server Pools, the Version 2 API.
The Next Steps For Designate, including the Version 2 API, additions to Server Pools, and MinDNS.
Come see who is involved, and how easy it is to get involved in this exciting project.
This talk is a general overview. It will cover the problem statement, architecture and general features.